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Alpena is a town in Boone County, in the Harrison metro area. (The community straddles Boone and Carroll counties; ePodunk links to the county with the greater share of population.)
The latitude of Alpena is 36.294N. The longitude is -93.291W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,142 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 378.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Alpena demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Boone County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 72611 ZIP code.
11% of Alpena residents report German ancestry, and 14% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Alpena ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Alpena was $13,429, compared with $21,587 nationally.
2% of Alpena residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Alpena, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $289. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $630.
Boone County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Alpena political report.
The average commute time for Alpena workers is 23 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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