About This Place
Alden is a city in Hardin County, Iowa, United States. The population was 904 at the 2000 census.
Alden's longitude and latitude coordinates in decimal form are 42.516867, -93.375809.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.7 square miles (4.5 km²), of which, 1.7 square miles (4.5 km²) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.1 km²) of it (1.16%) is water.