Gordon, AL

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640 Vital Statistics. 23 Condition Alerts found.

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Gordon Profile


Overview

Gordon is a tiny town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 327 people and just one neighborhood, Gordon is the 363rd largest community in Alabama.

Occupations and Workforce

When you are in Gordon, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 52.94% of Gordon’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Gordon is a town of service providers, transportation and shipping workers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Gordon who work in food service (8.82%), law enforcement and fire fighting (8.82%), and teaching (8.82%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Gordon’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.

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, Gordon has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Gordon a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

One downside of living in Gordon, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 35.00 minutes every day commuting to work.

Being a small town, Gordon does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.

Gordon Demographics

Gordon ranks among the bottom of the nation in terms of college education compared to other cities and towns: only 2.93% of people over 25 have a college degree.

The per capita income in Gordon in 2010 was $13,536, which is low income relative to Alabama and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $54,144 for a family of four. Gordon also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 38.55% of its population below the federal poverty line.

Gordon is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Gordon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Gordon residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Gordon include African, German, Scottish, and Yugoslavian.

The most common language spoken in Gordon is English. Other important languages spoken here include German and African languages.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Gordon 0.101011101001110
Alabama 4.72
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Gordon 0.101011101001110
Alabama 29.79
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Gordon 0.101011101001110
Alabama 15

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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District Quality Compared to Alabama

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Better than of AL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 63.8% 58.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 55.4% 51.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.4% 6.4%

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