Altona, New York Population 2020

2,920
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Altona is a city located in New York. Altona has a 2020 population of 2,920. Altona is currently growing at a rate of 0.34% annually and its population has increased by 2.24% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,856 in 2010. Altona reached it's highest population of 2,941 in 2013.

The average household income in Altona is $57,816 with a poverty rate of 15.38%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $809 per month, and the median house value is $88,200. The median age in Altona is 36.7 years, 36.5 years for males, and 39.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 144.5 males.

Altona Demographics

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

  • White: 84.91%
  • Black or African American: 7.89%
  • Other race: 3.48%
  • Two or more races: 3.17%
  • Asian: 0.24%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.21%
  • Native American: 0.10%
The current population of Altona, New York is 2,920, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,900.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,856.

Altona, New York Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,46484.91%
Black or African American2297.89%
Some Other Race1013.48%
Two or More Races923.17%
Asian70.24%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander60.21%
American Indian and Alaska Native30.10%
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Altona Population Pyramid 2020

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Altona Median Age

36.7


Total

36.5


Male

39.1


Female

Altona Adults

There are 2,277 adults, (317 of whom are seniors) in Altona.

Altona Age Dependency

48.1

Age Dependency Ratio

16.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Altona Sex Ratio

Female

1,187

40.90%

Male

1,715

59.10%

Altona Households and Families

Altona Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Altona Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.5%10.5%
All77.9%22.1%
Female75.3%24.7%
Male70.7%29.3%
Non Family54.7%45.3%

77.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9342.5877.9
Married5433.0489.5
Non Family2361.254.7
Male822.4570.7
Female733.7375.3

2.95

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Altona Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1125.70%
9th to 12th Grade1969.97%
High School Graduate88344.91%
Some College38719.68%
Associates Degree1366.92%
Bachelors Degree1789.05%
Graduate Degree743.76%
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Altona Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,6011,400223
Black194141
Hispanic1259026
Other Race89542
Multiple Races48293
Asian77
Native American33

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 20.80%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,000$41,620$26,591
Less Than High School$23,438$32,604$14,167
High School Grad$33,958$40,139$30,588
Some College$31,111$40,833$22,125
Bachelors Degree$68,125$105,500$
Graduate Degree$66,563$$66,250

$36,000

Average Earnings

$41,620

Average Male

$26,591

Average Female

Altona Language

Altona Language by Age

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Altona Language

95.03% of Altona residents speak only English, while 4.97% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.99% of the population.

Altona Poverty

Altona Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,30034314.91%
Multiple772127.27%
Islander66100.00%
Black11100.00%

15.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.00%

Male Poverty Rate

18.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Altona

The race most likely to be in poverty in Altona is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Altona is White, with 14.91% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.65%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.36%
High School16.97%
Some College11.90%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed47.50%
Male Unemployed45.45%
Female Employed10.04%
Male Employed4.28%

Altona Income

Altona Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$46,282$57,816
Families$54,286$65,426
Married Families$58,417-
Non Families$18,194$31,577
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Altona Marital Status

Altona Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.6%

Male Marriage Rate

59.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Altona Married by Age and Sex

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Altona 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 55-64.

Altona Marital Status by Race

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Altona Veterans

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174

Number of Veterans

151

Male Veterans

23

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War42
First Gulf War32
Vietnam28
Korea9
World War II4
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Age Group Veterans
75+44
35 to 5444
55 to 6441
65 to 7433
18 to 3412
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Altona Veterans by Education

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9.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.38%

Veteran Disability Rate

Altona Employment Status

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46.9%

Labor Force Participation

43.3%

Employment Rate

7.7%

Unemployment Rate

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Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,920100.34%
20192,910100.34%
20182,900100.35%
20172,890-6-0.21%
20162,89640.14%
20152,892-38-1.30%
20142,930-11-0.37%
20132,941571.98%
20122,884-5-0.17%
20112,889331.16%
20102,8560.00%