Alta, Utah Population 2021

371
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Alta is a city located in Utah. With a 2020 population of 371, it is the 210th largest city in Utah and the 14547th largest city in the United States . Alta is currently declining at a rate of -1.07% annually and its population has decreased by -3.13% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 383 in 2010. Alta reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 5 miles, Alta has a population density of 82 people per square mile.

The average household income in Alta is $173,723 with a poverty rate of 20.60%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $438 per month, and the median house value is $1.20 Mn. The median age in Alta is 35.3 years, 35.3 years for males, and 27.7 years for females.

Alta Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Altawas:

  • White: 74.12%
  • Native American: 25.13%
  • Asian: 0.50%
  • Other race: 0.25%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Alta, Utah is 371 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 379.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 383.

Alta, Utah Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White29574.12%
American Indian and Alaska Native10025.13%
Asian20.50%
Some Other Race10.25%
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Alta Population by Race

Alta Population Pyramid $2021

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Alta Median Age

35.3


Total

35.3


Male

27.7


Female

Alta Adults

There are 374 adults, (20 of whom are seniors) in Alta.

Alta Age Dependency

12.4

Age Dependency Ratio

5.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

6.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Alta Sex Ratio

Female

96

24.12%

Male

302

75.88%

Alta Population by Age

Alta Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Alta Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female0%0%
Non Family40.4%59.6%
All44.6%55.4%
Married47.1%52.9%
Male100%0%

44.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Alta Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All83244.6
Non Family471.3640.4
Married342.7647.1
Male24100
Female00

2.83

Average Family Size

2

Average Household Size

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Alta Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade0.00%
High School Graduate3913.36%
Some College14549.66%
Associates Degree82.74%
Bachelors Degree6321.58%
Graduate Degree3712.67%
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Alta Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Alta Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White18918998
Native American100100
Asian222
Hispanic11
Other Race11

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Alta Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$24,312$24,216$26,429
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$$$
Some College$23,888$23,900$
Bachelors Degree$29,375$30,769$25,893
Graduate Degree$64,625$97,083$63,000

$24,312

Average Earnings

$24,216

Average Male

$26,429

Average Female

Alta Earnings by Educational Attainment

Alta Language by Age

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Alta Language

97.14% of Alta residents speak only English, while 2.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.60% of the population.

Alta Language

Alta Poverty by Race

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20.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.54%

Male Poverty Rate

27.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Alta

The race most likely to be in poverty in Alta is White, with 27.80% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Alta is White, with 27.80% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 34.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 52.83%.

Alta Poverty

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Name Poverty
Some College19.61%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
High School0.00%
Less Than 9th GradeNaN%

Alta Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Male Employed10.57%
Female Employed0.00%

Alta Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Alta Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$64,250$173,723
Families$109,000$269,403
Married Families$108,500-
Non Families$60,625$100,436
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Income by Household Type

Alta Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

19.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

12.9%

Male Marriage Rate

39.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Alta Married by Age and Sex

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Alta Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Alta Marital Status by Race

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Alta Marital Status

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37

Number of Veterans

32

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War33
World War II2
Vietnam2
Korea
First Gulf War

Alta Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5433
75+2
65 to 742
55 to 64
18 to 34

Alta Veterans by Age

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Alta Veterans by Race

Alta Veterans by Education

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75.68%

Veteran Poverty Rate

81.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Alta Veterans by Education

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82.9%

Labor Force Participation

75.4%

Employment Rate

9%

Unemployment Rate

Alta Employment by Age

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Alta Employment by Race

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Alta Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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15.33%

Born in Alta

97.99%

Native Born

2.01%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

2.01%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.99% of Alta residents were born in the United States, with 15.33% having been born in Utah. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Oceania.

Alta Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021371-4-1.07%
2020375-4-1.06%
2019379-4-1.04%
2018383-2-0.52%
2017385-3-0.77%
20163880.00%
2015388-1-0.26%
2014389-4-1.02%
201339320.51%
201239120.51%
201138930.78%
20103860.00%

Alta Population by Year