With roughly 1,700 people living within its city limits, Gordo is one of the smaller cities in the state of Alabama. There is not much to do by way of entertainment in the city of Gordo: citizens usually have to make a drive to Tuscaloosa or Columbus, Miss. The city has a handful of churches and two schools: Gordo Elementary and Gordo High School. All in all, Gordo is a city characterized by its small size. However, there is one thing Gordo is known for: their football culture. All throughout the state, Gordo is recognized as having one of the most rabid fanbases in the state of Alabama.