Alvord is a very small town located in the state of Texas. With a population of 1,377 people and just one neighborhood, Alvord is the 742nd largest community in Texas. Much of the housing stock in Alvord was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Alvord economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Alvord, where the median household income is $53,018.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Alvord, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 35.60% of Alvord’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Alvord is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Alvord who work in sales jobs (11.18%), office and administrative support (9.90%) and maintenance occupations (9.13%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Alvord is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
As is often the case in a small town, Alvord doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.