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. Much of the housing stock in Gordon was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
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
Gordon’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Gordon spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 17.10 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
Being a small city, Gordon does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.