Alton is a city located in Texas. Alton has a 2020 population of 19,370. Alton is currently growing at a rate of 3.12% annually and its population has increased by 6.44% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 18,198 in 2010.
The average household income in Alton is $47,060 with a poverty rate of 29.91%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $790 per month, and the median house value is $81,600. The median age in Alton is 27.9 years, 26.8 years for males, and 28.6 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Altonwas:
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 white people with a rate of 50.52%.
9.26% of Alton residents speak only English, while 90.74% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 90.74% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Alton is Native, with 36.54% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Alton is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.64%. Among those working part-time, it was 30.64%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 38.72%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Alton
68.24% of Alton residents were born in the United States, with 60.27% having been born in Texas. 23.66% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.
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