Alden, IA

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640 Vital Statistics. 36 Condition Alerts found.

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Alden Profile


Overview

Alden is a tiny city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 764 people and just one neighborhood, Alden is the 313th largest community in Iowa. Alden has an unusually large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities.

Occupations and Workforce

When you are in Alden, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 45.81% of Alden’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Alden is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Alden who work in farm management occupations (11.82%), sales jobs (11.58%), and office and administrative support (8.62%).

In addition, many people in Alden have jobs in agriculture, more so than in most other communities in America. As a result, you will see quite a number of farms around town.


Setting & Lifestyle

Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Alden is worth considering.

Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 16.51 minutes getting to work every day.

As is often the case in a small city, Alden doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

Alden Demographics

The percentage of people in Alden with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 10.33% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Alden in 2010 was $22,231, which is lower middle income relative to Iowa, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $88,924 for a family of four. However, Alden contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Alden home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Alden residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Alden include Irish, Norwegian, English, and Dutch.

The most common language spoken in Alden is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 2 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 4 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Alden 0.101011101001110
Iowa 2.86
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Alden 0.101011101001110
Iowa 20.47
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Alden 0.101011101001110
Iowa 15

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 18 Condition Alerts found.

School Rating Information

 
School Quality

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 4 districts:

IOWA FALLS COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Iowa

(10 is best)

Better than of IA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Pineview Elementary
1510 Washington Ave
Iowa Falls, IA, 50126
PK-02
Iowa Falls Alden High School
1903 North Taylor
Iowa Falls, IA, 50126
09-12
Riverbend Middle School
1124 Union St.
Iowa Falls, IA, 50126
07-08
Rock Run Elementary
710 North St
Iowa Falls, IA, 50126
03-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 40.5% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 33.1% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.4% 6.4%

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ELDORA-NEW PROVIDENCE COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to Iowa

(10 is best)

Better than of IA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Eldora New Providence Elementary School
1100 10 Th St
Eldora, IA, 50627
PK-05
Eldora New Providence High School
1800 24 Th St
Eldora, IA, 50627
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 46.9% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 39.7% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.1% 6.4%

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HUBBARD-RADCLIFFE COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to Iowa

(10 is best)

Better than of IA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
South Hardin Middle School
200 E. Chestnut
Hubbard, IA, 50122
06-08
Hubbard Radcliffe Elementary School
501 Isabella
Radcliffe, IA, 50230
PK-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 48.1% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 36.7% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.4% 6.4%

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ALDEN COMM SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Iowa

(10 is best)

Better than of IA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Alden Elementary School
209 Center Street
Alden, IA, 50006
PK-06

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 37.8% 40.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 29.7% 33.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.1% 6.4%

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