Gordo is a very small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 1,689 people and just one neighborhood, Gordo is the 231st largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Gordo, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 36.53% of Gordo’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. 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
The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Gordo has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Gordo a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Despite the fact that it is a small town, Gordo has quite a few people who take public transportation – mostly the bus - for their daily commute to work. This helps to fill a real need in the town for affordable transportation.