Population density (sq mi)4505791
Median age42.638.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)55%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1842%44%43%
Speak English93%92%79%
Speak Spanish6%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Alden is 690% higher than Iowa
  • The median age in Alden is 12% higher than Iowa
  • In Alden 94.28% of the population is White
  • In Alden 0.00% of the population is Black
  • In Alden 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Alden, IA Demographics


      Alden population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.00%0.32%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race0.39%1.97%3.06%
      Other race5.33%1.27%4.75%
      In Alden, 5.7% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Alden age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Alden, IA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).