The City of Alton had a population of 873 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
|Population in Households||840|
|Population in Familes||657|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||33|
|Median Household Income||$21,595|
|Average Household Income||$30,549|
|Per Capita Income||$13,068|
|Total Housing Units||412 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||222 (53.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||127 (30.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||63 (15.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$62,308|
|Average Home Value||$79,091|
|Average Household Size||2.41|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.46%|
|Per Capita Income||1.37%|
The table below compares Alton to the other 1,032 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Missouri by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 394||62nd|
|Population Density||# 675||35th|
|Diversity Index||# 355||66th|
|Median Household Income||# 1026||1st|
|Per Capita Income||# 1021||1st|
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