Gordon is a very small city located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 1,542 people and just one neighborhood, Gordon is the 71st largest community in Nebraska. Gordon has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Gordon is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Gordon is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Gordon who work in office and administrative support (14.24%), sales jobs (12.30%) and teaching (11.00%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Gordon is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
One of the benefits of Gordon is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 17.10 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Gordon is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.