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People

Total Population 10,382
Male Share of the Population 56.5%
Female Share of the Population 43.5%
Senior Citizens 14.7%
Employed Population 16+ 4,327
Age of the Population 43

Families

% of people married 48.3%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 18.9%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $75,691
% Above Poverty Level 91.8%
% Below Poverty Level 8.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 26 minutes
% Working from Home 1.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0.4%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 23.7%
Median Gross Rent $778
Median House Value $153,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 17.8%
US/American 0%
English 7.3%
Irish 13.8%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Alden Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 13 miles E of Cheektowaga, New York (center to center)
Nearest Large City 19 miles E of Buffalo, New York
County Erie
Metro Area Buffalo - Niagara Falls
Standard Zip Codes 14004
Phone Area Codes 716
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.911
Longitude -78.492

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)

Station WALES
Distance 11.2 miles
Jan Temp 14 to 30 F
Apr Temp 33 to 53 F
Jul Temp 57 to 77 F
Oct Temp 38 to 58 F
Annual Precip 42.4 inches
Station LOCKPORT 3 S
Distance 18.2 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 32 F
Apr Temp 35 to 57 F
Jul Temp 61 to 82 F
Oct Temp 42 to 60 F
Annual Precip 37 inches
Station BATAVIA
Distance 18.5 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 32 F
Apr Temp 36 to 57 F
Jul Temp 61 to 82 F
Oct Temp 42 to 61 F
Annual Precip 35.5 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Alden, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Townline (14004)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Akron 2,860 $58,229
Clarence Center 2,151 $127,941
Corfu 807 $64,750
Depew 15,227 $63,322

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Alden Public Libraries

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Ewell Free Library
13280 BROADWAY
Alden, New York
(716) 937-7082

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Alden High Schools

ALDEN SHS
13190 PARK ST
716-937-9116
Serves 697 students.

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