Alden, Minnesota Population 2021

629
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Alden is a city located in Freeborn County Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 629, it is the 447th largest city in Minnesota and the 12324th largest city in the United States . Alden is currently declining at a rate of -0.79% annually and its population has decreased by -4.84% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 661 in 2010. Alden reached it's highest population of 659 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Alden has a population density of 652 people per square mile.

The average household income in Alden is $66,137 with a poverty rate of 5.11%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $642 per month, and the median house value is $92,000. The median age in Alden is 43.6 years, 46.5 years for males, and 40 years for females.

Alden Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Alden was:

  • White: 97.57%
  • Two or more races: 1.98%
  • Other race: 0.46%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Alden, Minnesota is 629 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 644.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 661.

Alden, Minnesota Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White64297.57%
Two or More Races131.98%
Some Other Race30.46%
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Alden Population by Race

Alden Population Pyramid $2021

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Alden Median Age

43.6


Total

46.5


Male

40


Female

Alden Adults

There are 514 adults, (115 of whom are seniors) in Alden.

Alden Age Dependency

64.9

Age Dependency Ratio

28.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Alden Sex Ratio

Female

318

48.33%

Male

340

51.67%

Alden Population by Age

Alden Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Alden Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married94.4%5.6%
All79.9%20.1%
Non Family72.4%27.6%
Female28.6%71.4%

79.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Alden Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2832.3379.9
Married1422.7794.4
Non Family871.1472.4
Female353.5128.6
Male192.21100

2.68

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

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Alden Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade122.64%
9th to 12th Grade388.37%
High School Graduate15033.04%
Some College11324.89%
Associates Degree6814.98%
Bachelors Degree5712.56%
Graduate Degree163.52%
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Alden Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Alden Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White43538573
Hispanic1414
2+ Races55
Other Race33

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 16.78%.

Alden Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,750$38,125$37,188
Less Than 9th Grade$33,000$33,750$
High School Graduate$33,750$35,625$
Some College$39,375$41,719$33,750
Bachelors Degree$43,125$38,333$45,417
Graduate Degree$61,250$$60,417

$37,750

Average Earnings

$38,125

Average Male

$37,188

Average Female

Alden Earnings by Educational Attainment

Alden Language by Age

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Alden Language

98.73% of Alden residents speak only English, while 1.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.27% of the population.

Alden Language

Alden Poverty by Race

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5.11%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.88%

Male Poverty Rate

4.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Alden

The race most likely to be in poverty in Alden is White, with 5.63% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Alden is White, with 5.63% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.75%.

Alden Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.00%
High School7.33%
Some College1.66%
Bachelors or Greater1.37%

Alden Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed30.00%
Male Employed1.56%
Female Employed1.27%

Alden Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Alden Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$58,750$66,137
Families$62,500$72,845
Married Families$67,500-
Non Families$30,536$43,383
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Income by Household Type

Alden Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.3%

Male Marriage Rate

54.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Alden Married by Age and Sex

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Alden Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Alden Marital Status by Race

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Alden Marital Status

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69

Number of Veterans

62

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam24
First Gulf War12
Korea8
World War II6
Second Gulf War4

Alden Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7424
75+19
35 to 5418
55 to 646
18 to 342

Alden Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6412.65%
2+ Races5100.00%

Alden Veterans by Race

Alden Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.93%

Veteran Disability Rate

Alden Veterans by Education

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68.2%

Labor Force Participation

65.4%

Employment Rate

4.1%

Unemployment Rate

Alden Employment by Age

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Alden Employment by Race

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Alden Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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84.35%

Born in Alden

99.70%

Native Born

0.30%

Foreign Born

0.30%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.70% of Alden residents were born in the United States, with 84.35% having been born in Minnesota. 0.30% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Alden Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021629-5-0.79%
2020634-5-0.78%
2019639-5-0.78%
20186440.00%
201764430.47%
2016641-4-0.62%
2015645-5-0.77%
2014650-4-0.61%
2013654-3-0.46%
2012657-1-0.15%
2011658-1-0.15%
20106590.00%

Alden Population by Year