|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Gordo is 1,612. Gordo, Alabama is the 8,426th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Gordo was in 1990, when its population was 1,913. In 1990, Gordo was the 7,112th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 8,426th largest city in the US. Gordo is currently 15.7% smaller than it was in 1990.
Gordo has shrunk 3.4% since the year 2000. Gordo, Alabama's growth is below average. 64% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|8422||Garden City, Missouri||1,614||6.1%|
|8424||Stanfield, North Carolina||1,614||44.3%|
|8427||Pewee Valley, Kentucky||1,612||11.4%|
|8429||Itta Bena, Mississippi||1,608||-26.4%|
|8432||Bunker Hill, Illinois||1,606||-11.1%|
The total voting age population of Gordo, Alabama, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,318. The voting age population is 49.3% male and 50.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.8% of the residents of Gordo are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Gordo are 54.3% White, 38.3% Black, 6.6% Two or more races and 0.7% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 0.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Gordo, 22.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 32.2%. On a per-household basis, 17.5% of families are below the poverty line in Gordo.
Among those aged 16 and older, 50.0% of Gordo residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 82.4% of Gordo residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 9.2% have a bachelor's degree and 2.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Gordo residents aged 5 and older, 0.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Gordo is 13.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Gordo, 20.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Gordo is $31,466.
In Gordo, 57.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 42.9% of housing units in Gordo.
Of all the housing units in Gordo, 9.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Gordo, 6.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Gordo is $406.
In Gordo, 57.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.