AL

National Population : 333,590,059
Alabama State Population : 5,207,608

About Alden, AL

Alden, AL is located in Jefferson County in the state of Alabama.

The total City Population for Alden is about 2,165 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 2,499.

The Average Home Value is $85,400.00, which is roughly 26% lower than the Average Home Value of $115,084.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 55% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $43,281.00, which is roughly 1% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $43,882.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 25% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Alden is about .

Alabama is ranked #49 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 10.63 out of 100.

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Voting

Jefferson County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 23.58% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 55.76%
Republican: 42.61%
Other: 1.63%


Nearby Locations

Adamsville, AL (2.01 mi.)
Forestdale, AL (4.98 mi.)
Mount Olive, AL (6.13 mi.)
Mulga, AL (7.39 mi.)
Sylvan Spgs, AL (7.39 mi.)
Coalburg, AL (7.60 mi.)
Fultondale, AL (7.60 mi.)
Dora, AL (8.03 mi.)
Gardendale, AL (8.20 mi.)
Midfield, AL (8.66 mi.)
Ensley, AL (8.85 mi.)
Pleasant Grv, AL (9.13 mi.)
Fairfield, AL (10.06 mi.)
Sumiton, AL (10.55 mi.)
Birmingham, AL (10.75 mi.)
Dolomite, AL (10.88 mi.)
Quinton, AL (12.41 mi.)
W Jefferson, AL (12.41 mi.)
West Jefferson, AL (12.41 mi.)
Empire, AL (12.56 mi.)
Kimberly, AL (13.32 mi.)
Morris, AL (13.74 mi.)
Mountain Brk, AL (14.03 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 35073
Latitude : 33.667544
Longitude : -86.974336
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 367 ft.
Area Code(s) : 205

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.39
Male Population Estimate : 45.94%
Female Population Estimate : 49.38%
Median Age : 45.3
Male Median Age : 44.4
Female Median Age : 46.7

White Population Estimate : 71.79%
Black Population Estimate : 22.65%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.44%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.40%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.04%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.48%
Other Population Estimate : 0.52%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Alden specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Jefferson County: About 20 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Jefferson County: About 873 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Jefferson County is about 80% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 67% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.