Gordo is a town in Pickens County, Alabama. It is situated at an elevation of 282 feet, and has a total land area of 3.18 square miles.
Manufacturing, retail trade, administrative and support and waste management services are the economic mainstays here. Public schooling here is administered by the Pickens Board of County Education. This comprises on elementary and one high school. The First National Bank of Central Alabama, and the West Alabama Bank & Trust have branches here. The closest hospital is Pickens County Medical Center, located 17 miles away in Carrollton. The cost of living here is 12.80% lower than the country average, making living here cheaper.
The town gets 57 inches of rain annually. The number of days in a year with measurable precipitation is 110. Snowfall is about an inch annually.