Alfred is a community in Jim Wells County, Texas. It is an unincorporated area northeast of Alice, and is part of the Alice Metro Area. The community was established in the late nineteenth century. The community grew significantly during the early twentieth century, but starting declining from the 1940s.
Construction, transportation, sales and services and agriculture are the major commercial activities here. The cost of living here is 19.40% higher than the country average.
This place gets about 33 inches of rain annually. The number of days with measurable precipitation is 81.