Gordo is a very small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 1,687 people and just one neighborhood, Gordo is the 231st largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
Gordo is a blue-collar town, with 36.53% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Gordo is a town of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Gordo who work in office and administrative support (13.57%), sales jobs (13.36%) and management occupations (10.86%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Gordo has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Gordo has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Gordo than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Gordo may be for you.
Gordo, even though it is a small town, has many people who use public transportation every day to get to and from work. This is a great benefit for people in the, town who have a need for low-cost transportation.