The City of Alton had a population of 887 as of July 1, 2017.
The primary coordinate point for Alton is located at latitude 36.6908 and longitude -91.3917 in Oregon County. The formal boundaries for the City of Alton (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.57 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. Oregon County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 781 feet.
The City of Alton (GNIS ID: 2393937) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Alton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||1,134|
|Daytime Population: Residents||642|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||1,776|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||2.00|
|Population in Households||854|
|Population in Familes||670|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||33|
|Median Household Income||$20,415|
|Average Household Income||$30,877|
|Per Capita Income||$13,203|
|Total Housing Units||415 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||208 (50.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||148 (35.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||60 (14.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$58,594|
|Average Home Value||$80,048|
|Average Household Size||2.41|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||-0.62%|
|Per Capita Income||1.03%|
The table below compares Alton to the other 1,032 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 386||63rd|
|Population Density||# 666||36th|
|Diversity Index||# 393||62nd|
|Median Household Income||# 1027||1st|
|Per Capita Income||# 1020||1st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Missouri Census Data Comparison Tool.