Alden McHenry County, Illinois

Alden: Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America


Alden is a city located in the county of McHenry in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,402. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,344 inhabitants.


Alden is located at 42°27'32"N 88°31'4"W (42.4589100, -88.5178800).

Alden map


Alden forecast: Sunny. High near 70, with temperatures falling to around 65 in the afternoon. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. more

Alden Quick Facts

Population : 1,344 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : McHenry County
Altitude : 3,294 feet / 1004 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 14:16:05 (19th October 2021)
Population growth : -4.32% (2010-2020)
Weather : 70℉ Sunny 7-days weather


According to census records, the population of Alden decreased by 4.32% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,402 - census
2011 1,396 -0.43% estimation process
2012 1,389 -0.5% estimation process
2013 1,380 -0.65% estimation process
2014 1,373 -0.51% estimation process
2015 1,369 -0.29% estimation process
2016 1,363 -0.44% estimation process
2017 1,362 -0.07% estimation process
2018 1,360 -0.15% estimation process
2019 1,355 -0.37% estimation process
2020 1,344 -0.82% estimation process

Schools in Alden

College & universities near Alden, IL

Code Name City ZIP
147004 McHenry County College Crystal Lake (IL) 60012-2761

Stations (19)

Amtrak & bus stations near Alden, IL

Code Name Address Type
BET South Beloit, Illinois 15766 Manchester Road BUS
RCK Rockford, Illinois 7559 Walton St. BUS
JVL Janesville, Wisconsin 3120 North Pontiac Drive BUS
SVT Sturtevant station 9900 East Exploration Court RAIL
MKA Milwaukee Airport Railroad Station 5601 South 6th Street RAIL

Post offices near Alden

Post Office Name City ZIP
Zenda Post Office Zenda (WI) 53195

Other places with the same name (5)

  • Alden , New York city in Freeborn County, Minnesota, United States of America with a population of 9,911 people.
  • Alden , Iowa city in Iowa, the United States of America with a population of 726 people.
  • Alden , Minnesota human settlement in Freeborn County, Minnesota, United States of America with a population of 213 people.
  • Alden , Kansas city in Kansas, United States of America with a population of 139 people.

Other cities in McHenry County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in McHenry County , IL. (more)

City Name Population Title
Crystal Lake 39,642 City located in McHenry County, Illinois, USA
Algonquin 30,730 Village in Illinois
Lake in the Hills 28,345 Village in Illinois
Huntley 27,256 Village in McHenry and Kane counties, Illinois, United States
McHenry 27,100 City in Illinois
Cary 17,929 Village in Illinois, United States
Harvard 8,979 Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
Chemung 8,702 Township in McHenry County, Illinois
Marengo 7,377 City in McHenry County, Illinois, United States
Johnsburg 6,310 Village in United States of America
Lakemoor 5,912 City in Illinois, United States of America
Spring Grove 5,679 City in Houston County, Minnesota, United States
Fox River Grove 4,518 City in United States of America
Lawrence 4,380 Township in Lawrence County, Illinois
Wonder Lake 3,837 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Pistakee Highlands 3,454 Census designated place

Distance to Other Cities

Alden distances to largest Illinois cities