Gordo, Alabama

Current Temperature ° Population 1,699

Homefacts City Report

Gordo is located in Pickens County, AL. The population is 1,699, making Gordo the 3rd largest city in Pickens County.

There are 2 public schools in Gordo with an average Homefacts rating of B-. The total crime rate for Gordo is low, and there are 24 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Gordo is moderate and the median home sales price is $0.

Cities near Gordo include Reform, Elrod and Buhl.

Schools

School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 19.6%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 66.3%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 14.1%

Crime Rate

48.32% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 62
  • Violent Crimes: 308
  • Robbery: 62
  • Burglary: 369
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 739

Registered Offenders

88.86% Higher than national avg.
  • 24 offenders in Gordo
  • 141.26 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $0
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Foreclosures: 1
  • Homes For Sale: 0
  • Homes For Rent: 0

Environmental Hazards

15 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 15

Unemployment

Moderate 3.8%
  • Alabama unemployment average: 3.3%
  • National unemployment average: 4.1%

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Summary
There are 2 K-12 public schools in Gordo, AL and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Gordo's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.
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Crime view details

24 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
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Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    8.6%
  • Rented
    43.9%
  • Owned
    47.5%

1 Foreclosure View All

median foreclosure price
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$127,000
Jessie White
Gordo, AL 35466
6 Beds | 4 Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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2 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Gordo, AL issued 2 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Gordo, AL issued 2 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Gordo, AL
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $450
  • 1 Bedroom: $510
  • 2 Bedrooms: $620
  • 3 Bedrooms: $800
  • 4 Bedrooms: $850

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Environmental Hazards

15 Environmental Hazards

Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (477/478)
    Gordo, AL has 99.79% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Gordo, AL is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.48 Average
    Gordo, AL is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 45.52°
  • February 48.43°
  • March 57.37°
  • April 64.72°
  • May 72.42°
  • June 80.83°
  • July 81.96°
  • August 81.52°
  • September 75.52°
  • October 63.8°
  • November 53.7°
  • December 46.93°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Gordo, AL

Earthquakes
Gordo, AL has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Gordo, AL has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Gordo, AL has a low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Gordo, AL has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Gordo, AL: $30,781

Unemployment

Unemployment in Gordo is 3.8%. It is moderate in comparison to the state and national averages, 3.3% and 4.1% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 48.65%
White Collar - 51.35%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Robert Bentley
  • Sen. Jeff Sessions
  • Sen. Richard C. Shelby

City Representatives

  • Terri A. Sewell

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

6 FCC Towers view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Gordo, AL

1 Police Station view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Gordo, AL
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