Alden 74 Excellent
Alden Livability #499 ranked city in Iowa#8,298 ranked city in the USARanks better than 71% of areas
F Alden Amenities Not many amenities close to this location
A- Alden Cost of Living Cost of living is 7% lower than Iowa
8416% less expensive than the US average
9010% less expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Alden cost of living
C Alden Crime Total crime is 30% higher than Iowa
Total crime
2,5924% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 394% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
3%Year over year crime is up
Alden crime
D+ Alden Employment Household income is 19% lower than Iowa
Median household income
$44,28620% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$24,81217% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
4%23% lower than the US average
Alden employment
C+ Alden Housing Home value is 42% lower than Iowa
Median home value
$76,40059% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$56341% lower than the US average
Home ownership
77%21% higher than the US average
Alden real estate or Alden rentals
A+ Alden Schools HS graduation rate is 5% lower than Iowa
High school grad. rates
83%equal to the US average
School test scores
80%62% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Alden K-12 schools
N/A Alden User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in Alden
Overall user rating
n/a 0 total ratings
User reviews rating
n/a 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
n/a 0 total surveys
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      Alden transportation information

      Average one way commute16min19min26min
      Workers who drive to work78.3%80.7%76.4%
      Workers who carpool19.6%8.6%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.0%1.1%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.5%0.5%0.6%
      Workers who walk0.0%3.5%2.8%
      Working from home1.2%4.5%4.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Alden, IA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).