Aledo is a very small city located in the state of Texas. With a population of 3,412 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Aledo is the 520th largest community in Texas.
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 87.27% 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 (13.73%), office and administrative support (12.35%), and sales jobs (11.12%).
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.
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 ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
The population of Aledo is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 38.81% of adults in Aledo have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Aledo in 2010 was $27,359, which is upper middle income relative to Texas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $109,436 for a family of four. However, Aledo contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 Black or African-American. Aledo also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.20% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Aledo include English, German, Italian, and Czech.
The most common language spoken in Aledo is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Portuguese.