Aledo, Texas

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Aledo, Texas

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High Points

Aledo strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Texas):

Category Trophy
Low Rate of Poverty
(vs. Peers)
Top 4% trophy Aledo Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
(vs. Peers)
Top 7% Aledo People in Middle Class or Better
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 14% Aledo Median Family Income
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 14% Aledo College Educated Adults
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. State)
Top 15% Aledo Well-Paid Single Women

Comparative Profile of Aledo, Texas

Comparing Aledo to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Texas (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Children Under 5 Years Old 9 7
Well-Paid Single Women 8 9
Female Share of the Population 7 8
Well-Paid Single Men 7 8
Racial Diversity 6 1
Male Share of the Population 4 3
Age of the Population 2 4
Senior Citizens 1 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 10 9
Average Household Size 10 8


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 10 10
People in Middle Class or Better 10 10
Median Family Income 9 9
College Educated Adults 9 9

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 7 6
Working at Home 7 8
Public Transportation Use 6 6
Short Commute Times 3 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 10 9
Affordability of Property Taxes 2 3
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 2 1
People Living Alone 1 2
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 1 2
Affordability of Rents 1 1

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Aledo Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 16 miles W of Fort Worth, Texas
County Parker
Standard Zip Codes 76008
Phone Area Codes 817
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 32.695
Longitude -97.601

Aledo Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 9.4 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 55 F
Apr Temp 52 to 76 F
Jul Temp 72 to 97 F
Oct Temp 55 to 79 F
Annual Precip 34 inches
Distance 14.8 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 55 F
Apr Temp 51 to 76 F
Jul Temp 72 to 96 F
Oct Temp 55 to 78 F
Annual Precip 34.1 inches
Distance 27.7 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 58 F
Apr Temp 53 to 79 F
Jul Temp 72 to 97 F
Oct Temp 55 to 80 F
Annual Precip 36.2 inches
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Aledo Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,726 100%
Male 816 47.3%
Female 910 52.7%
Under 18 571 33.1%
18+ 1,155 66.9%
65+ 116 6.7%
Median Age 33.8
Average Family Size 3.21
White 1,678 97.2%
African-American 5 0.3%
Asian 7 0.4%
American Indian & Alaskan 7 0.4%
Other 10 0.6%
Mixed Race 19 1.1%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 44 2.5%

Estimated Aledo Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 2,524
Growth 798
Growth % 46.2%

Aledo Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 21.1%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 17.7%
German 17%
Irish 11.4%
English 10.4%
Italian 3.1%
Scotch-Irish 2.9%
Dutch 2.2%
European 2.2%
French Canadian 1.7%
French (except Basque) 1.3%
British 1.2%
Scottish 1.2%
Norwegian 1.1%
Romanian 0.5%
Welsh 0.5%
Polish 0.4%
Czech 0.4%
Russian 0.4%
Belgian 0.3%
Croatian 0.3%
Finnish 0.3%
Canadian 0.3%
Latvian 0.3%
Swedish 0.3%
Czechoslovakian 0.3%
Danish 0.2%
Hungarian 0.2%
Northern European 0.2%
Lithuanian 0.2%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Aledo 1,726 $56,897
Benbrook 20,208 $63,529
Hudson Oaks 1,637 $74,688
Lakeside 1,040 $64,583
Westover Hills 658 $200,001
White Settlement 14,831 $36,338
Willow Park 2,849 $78,926

Aledo Public Libraries

East Parker County Library
201 FM 1187N
Aledo, Texas
(817) 441-6545
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Aledo High Schools (2004)

(Sorted by Number of Students)

Serves 1,043 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.7

A Non-traditional School
Serves 21 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 5.5

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