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Welcome to Aledo ...

The city of Aledo is located in Parker County<1>.

The location of Aledo has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Aledo has a population of 4,674 people<3> (see below for details).

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) & (682)<5>

The ZIP code for Aledo: 76008<6>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Aledo had an population of 4,674 people. This is an increase of 72.09% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 170.8% 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 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 (with a count of 1,726 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Aledo.

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.

  • Fort Worth [Tarrant County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Worth
    • Fort Worth [Tarrant County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the east of Aledo
    • Estimated population for 2018: 895,008 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Worth
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Worth
  • Burleson [Johnson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burleson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burleson
    • Burleson [Johnson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the southeast of Aledo
    • Estimated population for 2018: 47,282 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burleson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burleson
  • Weatherford [Parker County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weatherford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Weatherford
    • Weatherford [Parker County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<7> to the northwest of Aledo
    • Estimated population for 2018: 31,836 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weatherford
  • Saginaw [Tarrant County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saginaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saginaw
    • Saginaw [Tarrant County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the northeast of Aledo
    • Estimated population for 2018: 23,871 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saginaw
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Benbrook [Tarrant County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Benbrook have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Benbrook
      • Benbrook [Tarrant County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<7> to the east of Aledo
      • Estimated population for 2018: 23,566 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Benbrook
    • White Settlement [Tarrant County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White Settlement have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White Settlement
      • White Settlement [Tarrant County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<7> to the northeast of Aledo
      • Estimated population for 2018: 17,896 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White Settlement
    • Crowley [Tarrant County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crowley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crowley
      • Crowley [Tarrant County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the southeast of Aledo
      • Estimated population for 2018: 15,649 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crowley
    • Azle [Tarrant County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Azle
      • Azle [Tarrant County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<7> to the north of Aledo
      • Estimated population for 2018: 13,347 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Azle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Azle
    • Forest Hill [Tarrant County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forest Hill
      • Forest Hill [Tarrant County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the east of Aledo
      • Estimated population for 2018: 12,959 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forest Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forest Hill
    • River Oaks [Tarrant County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for River Oaks have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for River Oaks
      • River Oaks [Tarrant County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<7> to the northeast of Aledo
      • Estimated population for 2018: 7,703 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on River Oaks
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for River Oaks

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 ...

Communities in Texas

About Parker County

About Texas

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/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Parker, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Aledo.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Aledo - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (682) is an overlay for area code (817).
<6>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Aledo). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Aledo or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<7>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Aledo) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Aledo. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Aledo

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aledo. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.6935, Longitude: -97.6045       In this case, the coordinates for Aledo have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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