Community Profile

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2012 Demographic Overview
2012 Demographics

2012 Consumer Spending
2012 Labor Force
 

Population
POPULATION
Year 2012 (est.) 2010 Census 2000 Census
City 1,593 1,517 1,134
County 1,849,815 1,809,034 1,446,219
City Government
CITY GOVERNMENT
Government Type General Law
Number on Council 6
Municipal Police No**
Volunteer Firefighters 37
City Zoning Body Yes
Master Plan Yes

**Contract with Tarrent County Sheriff's Department

Transportation

Haslet Observed Traffic Counts (PDF)

 

NEAREST COMMERCIAL AIRPORT
Airport Name Dallas/Fort Worth International (DFW)
Longest Runway Length 13,401
Runway Surface Concrete
Fuel for Purchase Yes
Instrument Landing System Yes
Lighted Yes

 

NEAREST INDUSTRIAL AIRPORT
Airport Name Alliance Airport (borders Haslet)
Longest Runway Length 9,600 x 150 feet
Runway Surface Concrete
Fuel for Purchase Yes
Instrument Landing System Yes
Lighted Yes

 

OTHER AIRPORTS
Commercial Airport Dallas Love Field (DAL)
General Aviation Meacham Airport

 

RAIL SERVICE PROVIDERS
BNSF

 

FREIGHT CARRIERS
Central Freight; Federal Express; J. B. Hunt; United Parcel Service

 

Wage Data
PRODUCTION CLASSIFICATIONS
OCCUPATIONAL TITLE ENTRY LEVEL WAGE ($/HR)
  LOW HIGH
Forklift Operator 5.15 11.85
Machinist/Related Occup. 5.50 19.96
Maintenance, General 5.15 7.85
Mechanic (Maintenance) 7.30 8.46
Sewing Machine (Garment) 5.15 7.00
Truck Driver, Lt., any ind. 6.60 13.25
Welder, Production 7.67 8.88

 

OFFICE, CLERICAL AND TECHNICAL CLASSIFICATIONS
OCCUPATIONAL TITLE ENTRY LEVEL WAGE ($/HR)
  LOW HIGH
Computer Operator 7.50 9.61
General Office Clerk 5.15 9.50
Shipping & Rec. Clerk 5.15 9.50
Taxation
TAX RATE (PER $100 ASSESSED VALUE) - 2013/14
Tarrant County $0.264000
Haslet City $0.292785
Northwest ISD $1.452500
Tarrant County College $0.149500
Tarrant County Hospital $0.227897
TOTAL $2.386682

 

SALES TAX
TAX TYPE TAX RATE (%)
State Sales Tax 6.250%
Municipal Sales Tax 1.000%
Economic Development Tax 1.000%
Total Sales Tax 8.250%
Incentives
CITY INCENTIVES
INCENTIVE TYPE CITY HAS INCENTIVE
Tax Abatement Yes
Enterprise Zone No
Industrial Foundation No
Foreign Trade Zone Yes
Reinvestment Zone Yes
Freeport Exemption Yes
Other Incentives Yes

 

Utilities
Electric Delivery
Electric Energy Delivery Oncor Electric Delivery
Reliability 99.946990
Transmission Voltage 69 KV, 138 KV, 345 KV
Service Voltage 120/208, 120/240, 240/480, 277/480

 

Natural Gas
Provider Atmos Energy
BTU Content Per Cubic Ft. 1,050

 

Water
Supplier City of Fort Worth
Source City Wells
Maximum Daily System Capacity 3,500,000 gallons
Maximum Daily Use to Date 511,000 gallons
Pressure on Mains 60 psi
Storage Capacity 1,725,000 gallons
Size of Mains 2-16 inches
System Looped No

 

Sewer
Treatment Plan Types Trinity River Authority
Max Capacity 2,500,000 gallons
Max Daily Use to Date 144,000 gallons
Projects Under Construction 2,500,000 Gallon Expansion

 

Telephone Service Providers
  SBC
Digital Available Yes
Analog Available No
Electromechanical No
Make and Model DMS 100
Software Level  
Fiber Optics Yes
Switched 56 Kbps Yes
High Capacity Digital (T-1) Yes
Digital Data Service Yes
911 Available Yes
Other Network Services  
Quality of Life
HEALTH CARE
Total Hospital Beds in City Total Doctors (Medical) in City

 

MEDIA
Daily Papers 2 Weekly Papers 2
Local TV Yes Cable TV Available Yes

 

RECREATION
Parks 2 Area Lakes 2
Sports Fields 2 Health Centers  
Restaurants 14 Theaters  
Tennis Courts   Bed & Breakfast Facilities  
Hotel & Motel Rooms 213 Libraries  1

 

CLIMATE
Annual Average Temperature 65.4 F Annual Average High Temperature 76.3 F
Annual Average Low Temperature 54.6 F Annual Average Precipitation 33.7"
Annual Average Snowfall 1.0" Elevation 692'

 

Houses of Worship
Name Address
Heritage Baptist Church

 1200 Highway 156 S. Haslet, TX 76052

Haslet Church of Christ  207 Highway 156 N. Haslet, TX 76052
Life Community Church  200 2nd Street S. Haslet, TX. 76052
Holy Shepherd Lutheran Church  1500 Highway 156 Haslet, TX 76052

 

ATTRACTIONS
Heritage Aircraft Museum; Texas Motor Speedway

 

FINANCE
Wells Fargo Bank
Education

Education
Area Colleges and Universities Tarrant County College, 4 Campuses; Texas Christian University, Fort Worth; Texas Wesleyan University, Fort Worth; Texas Woman's University, Denton; University of North Texas, Denton; University of Texas at Arlington
Vocational Program Available Yes
State Industrial Job Training Available Yes

 

 Northwest (2004)
Budget $71,475,451.00
  Number of Schools Total Enrollment
Elementary 8 3,129
Middle School 3 1,529
High School 1 1,685
Special/Head Start 4