Alvord is a town in Wise County, Texas. It is part of the Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington Metro Area, and has a total area of 1.4 square miles, all of which is land.
Retail trade, manufacturing and educational services are the major contributors to the local economy. Public education comprises an elementary, a middle and a high school. Becker Airport is the local airport. The closest hospital is Wise Regional Health System, located about 11 miles away, in Decatur. The cost of living here 14.90% lower than the country average.
This place gets about 34 inches of rain annually. The number of days with measurable precipitation is 62. Snowfall is a couple of inches annually.