Altamont, Kansas Population 2020

1,024

Altamont is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 1,024, it is the 187th largest city in Kansas and the 10205th largest city in the United States. Altamont is currently declining at a rate of -0.29% annually and its population has decreased by -5.19% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,080 in 2010. Altamont reached it's highest population of 1,081 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Altamont has a population density of 539 people per square mile.

The average household income in Altamont is $60,409 with a poverty rate of 6.94%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $556 per month, and the median house value is $80,500. The median age in Altamont is 34 years, 27.6 years for males, and 36.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 100.6 males.

Altamont Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Altamont was:

  • White: 89.88%
  • Two or more races: 9.46%
  • Native American: 0.38%
  • Black or African American: 0.29%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Altamont, Kansas is 1,024, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,030.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,080.

Altamont, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White94189.88%
Two or More Races999.46%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.38%
Black or African American30.29%

Altamont Population Pyramid 2020

Altamont Median Age

34


Total

27.6


Male

36.8


Female

Altamont Adults

There are 742 adults, (180 of whom are seniors) in Altamont.

Altamont Age Dependency

86.3

Age Dependency Ratio

32

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Altamont Sex Ratio

Female

522

49.86%

Male

525

50.14%

Altamont Households and Families

Altamont Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Altamont Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.8%12.2%
All68.4%31.6%
Male59.3%40.7%
Female50%50%
Non Family33.7%66.3%

68.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3952.6568.4
Married2303.1187.8
Non Family1041.0733.7
Female343.5950
Male273.6759.3

3.08

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

8.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Altamont Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade121.92%
9th to 12th Grade294.65%
High School Graduate19731.57%
Some College16726.76%
Associates Degree6710.74%
Bachelors Degree11117.79%
Graduate Degree416.57%

Altamont Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White568527147
Multiple Races47472
Hispanic19193
Black333
Native American22

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

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

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,018$34,773$32,232
Less Than High School$21,696$20,938$35,750
High School Grad$30,288$30,750$23,750
Some College$32,639$42,083$25,735
Bachelors Degree$40,750$49,167$40,250
Graduate Degree$46,875$$47,917

$34,018

Average Earnings

$34,773

Average Male

$32,232

Average Female

Altamont Language

Altamont Language by Age

Altamont Language

99.27% of Altamont residents speak only English, while 0.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.73% of the population.

Altamont Poverty

Altamont Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White922505.42%
Multiple992222.22%

6.94%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.90%

Male Poverty Rate

10.96%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Altamont

The race most likely to be in poverty in Altamont is Multiple, with 22.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Altamont is White, with 5.42% 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 18.40%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.05%.

Name Poverty
High School9.14%
Some College7.69%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Employed8.75%
Male Employed1.53%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Altamont Income

Altamont Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$56,776$60,409
Families$62,417$69,713
Married Families$72,500-
Non Families$20,500$27,664

Altamont Marital Status

Altamont Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

64.5%

Male Marriage Rate

53.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Altamont Married by Age and Sex

Altamont Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Altamont Marital Status by Race

Altamont Veterans

56

Number of Veterans

56

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea16
Vietnam12
First Gulf War11
Second Gulf War6
World War II

$Altamont Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Altamont Employment Status

70.9%

Labor Force Participation

68.3%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Altamont Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

76.60%

Born in Kansas

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

100.00% of Altamont residents were born in the United States, with 76.60% having been born in Kansas. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,024-3-0.29%
20191,027-3-0.29%
20181,0300.00%
20171,030-3-0.29%
20161,033-10-0.96%
20151,0430.00%
20141,043-7-0.67%
20131,050-17-1.59%
20121,067-11-1.02%
20111,078-3-0.28%
20101,0810.00%