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The City of Alden had a population of 641 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Alden is located at latitude 43.6702 and longitude -93.576 in Freeborn County. The formal boundaries for the City of Alden encompass a land area of 1.07 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Freeborn County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,270 feet.
The City of Alden (GNIS ID: 2393910) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Alden: City of Alden.
|Total Population||641 (100%)|
|Population in Households||641 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||538 (83.9%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$59,321|
|Average Household Income||$74,581|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||9%|
|Per Capita Income||$30,116|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||292 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||207 (70.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||54 (18.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||32 (11.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$123,780|
|Average Home Value||$169,024|
|Housing Affordability Index3||294|
|Average Household Size||2.47|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.38%|
|Per Capita Income||1.89%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.19%|
The table below compares Alden to the other 903 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Minnesota by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 461||49th|
|Population Density||# 419||54th|
|Median Household Income||# 463||49th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 792||88th|
|Per Capita Income||# 493||45th|
|Diversity Index||# 475||48th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Minnesota Census Data Comparison Tool.