The unemployment rate in Alden is 3.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Alden jobs have increased by 0.9%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Alden's cost of living is 3.1% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Alden, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Polk county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats
Alden's population is 2,745 people. Since 2010, it has had a population decline of 1.5%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 30.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Alden is $219,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.1%. Check out the homes in the area
Alden public schools spend $11,485 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.1 students per teacher in Alden. More Education