Economic Development

Where can you find a country feeling with a modern lifestyle? Looking to get away from the big city hustle and bustle? Salado, Texas is centrally located on Interstate 35... we're 50 miles from Waco, 50 miles from Austin, and 1,000 miles away from the pressure cooker!  

• Outstanding highly rated school system                                                                                                • Mill Creek Golf Club - Internationally recognized golf course.                                                                 • Designated historical district                                                                                                             • Affordable and available building sites, residential and commercial                                                            • Excellent retail locations available with competitive lease rate                                                  

Current snapshot of Salado

• Current population 2012—————————————2,126                                                                       

• Current median household income------------$74,035

• Median home value 1990 ----------------------$95,442

• Median home value 2000 --------------------$145,965

• 2007 labor force over 16-------------------------2,082

• Employed rate -------------------------------------97.2%

 

 

Local Taxes

Bell County                        0.4212

Bell County Road                0.0299

Salado Ad Valorem             0.3395

Salado ISD                        1.2755

Clearwater U. W. C. D         0.00395 

Total tax rate                     2.07005