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Demographics

People

Total Population693
Male Share of the Population50.1%
Female Share of the Population49.9%
Senior Citizens16.5%
Employed Population 16+331
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married49.2%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher17.4%
Median Earnings25+$36,136
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$31,875
Median Earnings With High School Degree$35,833

Wealth

Median Family Income$60,781
% Above Poverty Level94.7%
% Below Poverty Level5.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time22 minutes
% Working from Home4.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work3.3%
% Using Public Transportation0.9%

Housing

People Living Alone26.3%
Median Gross Rent$606
Median House Value$86,700

Ancestry

German53.5%
Norwegian24.2%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)12.7%
Irish12.1%
Danishn7.8%
Polish5.2%
Swedish4.6%
Dutch4.3%
English3.2%
Czech1.9%
French Except Basque1.2%
Finnish0.9%
Welsh0.6%
Italian0.6%
Austrian0.3%
Russian0.3%
Scottish0.3%
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Alden Almanac

CategoryValue
County Freeborn County
Standard Zip Codes56009
Phone Area Codes507
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude43.67
Approximate Longitude-93.57

Alden Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationALBERT LEA 3 SE
Distance14.3 miles
Jan Temp2 to 21 F
Apr Temp34 to 55 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp36 to 59 F
Annual Precip33.1 inches
StationFOREST CITY 2 NNE
Distance26.9 miles
Jan Temp3 to 23 F
Apr Temp34 to 57 F
Jul Temp62 to 83 F
Oct Temp38 to 61 F
Annual Precip32.2 inches
StationWASECA EXP STATION
Distance27.5 miles
Jan Temp1 to 21 F
Apr Temp35 to 55 F
Jul Temp61 to 82 F
Oct Temp36 to 59 F
Annual Precip34.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Albert Lea17,775$55,185
Conger176$53,500
Freeborn339$51,750
Hartland303$61,250

Alden Public Schools

Alden-conger Elementary
215 N Broadway
ZIP: 56009
(507) 874-3240
Primary
Total Enrollment 269
Alden-conger Secondary
215 N Broadway
ZIP: 56009
(507) 874-3240
High
Total Enrollment 230
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