Aledo, TX
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Living in Aledo

Aledo is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 4,858 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Aledo is the 388th largest community in Texas. Much of the housing stock in Aledo was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Aledo economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Aledo, where the median household income is $109,303.00.

Aledo home prices are not only among the most expensive in Texas, but Aledo real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Aledo is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 87.24% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Aledo is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Aledo who work in management occupations (13.67%), office and administrative support (12.63%), and sales jobs (10.40%).

Also of interest is that Aledo has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 9.51% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

Aledo is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Aledo’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

The citizens of Aledo are among the most well-educated in the nation: 49.28% of adults in Aledo have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree, whereas the average US city has 21.84% holding at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Aledo in 2018 was $41,505, which is wealthy relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $166,020 for a family of four.

Aledo is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Aledo home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Aledo residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Aledo also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.06% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Aledo include English, German, Irish, European, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Aledo is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.

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