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Aledo
Parker County, Texas

ZipCodes
76008




Page Contents for Aledo, Texas

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Libraries.

Schools.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The Texas state capital is Austin.
The population of Aledo is approximately 1,726 2000, 2716 2010.
The approximate number of families is 601 2000, 909 2010.
The amount of land area in Aledo is 4.56 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Aledo is 1.9 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Aledo to Washington DC is 1275 miles.
The distance to the Texas state capital is 164 miles. (as the crow flies)
Aledo is positioned 32.69 degrees north of the equator and 97.60 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Aledo elevation is 889 feet above sea level.
Aledo median income is $ 54,327 2000.
The Aledo median home price is $ 102,600 2000.
Aledo average annual precipitation is 34.1 inches peryear.
Aledo average annual snowfall is 2.6 inches per year.
The average winter temperature is 42.6 degrees F.
The average spring temperature is 63.5 degrees F.
The average summer temperature is 83.9 degrees F.
The average fall temperature is 65.9 degrees F.

Location

fifteen miles west of Fort Worth. Nearby communities include Annetta, Annetta South, Willow Park, Annetta North, Hudson Oaks, Benbrook, White Settlement and Lakeside.
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History & History Related Items

When the Texas and Pacific Railroad opened a line connecting Ft. Worth and Weatherford in 1879, the first stop in the county was called Parker Station. When confusion over mail delivery occurred, the little town was told to get a new name. The name was changed in 1882 to Aledo, the hometown in Illinois of one of the railroad officials.
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The incorporation of Aledo

1963


Aledo City Government

City of Aledo
200 Old Annetta Road
Aledo TX 76008 USA
Phone: 817 441-7016
Fax: 817 441-7520

Aledo Chamber

East Parker County Chamber of Commerce
505 South Fm Road 1187
Aledo, TX 76008
Phone: 817 441-7844

Aledo Organizations

East Parker County Chamber of Commerce
505 South Fm Road 1187
Aledo, TX 76008
Phone: 817 441-7844

Aledo Libraries

East Parker County Library
Serving Aledo, Annetta, Annetta North, Annetta South, Willow Park and Hudson Oaks
201 FM 1187 N
P.O. Box 275
Aledo, TX 76008
Phone: 817-441-6545

Aledo Schools

Aledo Independent School District
1008 Bailey Ranch Road
Aledo, Texas 76008
Phone: 817-441-8327 Aledo

Miscellany

The population of Aledo was:
1885 - 150
1920 - 400
1980 - 1,027
1990 - 1,169
2000 - 1,726
2003 - 2,100 estimate
2010 - 3,334 projection

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