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Cerro Gordo is a town in Columbus County.
The community was named for the site of the 1847 American victory during the Mexican-American War
The latitude of Cerro Gordo is 34.321N. The longitude is -78.926W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 89 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 239.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Cerro Gordo demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Columbus County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 28430 ZIP code.
2% of Cerro Gordo residents report German ancestry, and 10% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Cerro Gordo ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Cerro Gordo was $12,447, compared with $21,587 nationally.
7% of Cerro Gordo residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Cerro Gordo, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $220. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $825.
Columbus County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Cerro Gordo political report.
The average commute time for Cerro Gordo workers is 24 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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