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Welcome to Aledo ...
The location of Aledo has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Aledo has a population of 4,985 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Aledo.
Aledo is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Aledo lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Aledo: (817) and (682)<5>
The ZIP code for Aledo: 76008<6>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Aledo had an population of 4,985 people. This is an increase of 83.54% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 188.82% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Aledo had a population of 2,716 people. This makes Aledo the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Aledo represents 0.01% of the total population of Texas (which has 25,145,561 people), making it the state's 483rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,716 people, the population of Aledo increased 57.36% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,726 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Aledo.
Adding Aledo to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Aledo in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Aledo elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Aledo on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Aledo ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Aledo - they are located in Illinois, Kansas and Oklahoma.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Aledo.
Communities near Aledo ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Aledo.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Aledo. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Aledo.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Aledo. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Aledo.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Aledo. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Aledo.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aledo ...
Looking for more information about Aledo? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Aledo, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Aledo.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Aledo. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Parker County: www.co.parker.tx.us/
The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/
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This page was last modified: 04 May 2021