Altus is a city located in Oklahoma. With a 2020 population of 17,962, it is the 29th largest city in Oklahoma and the 2024th largest city in the United States. Altus is currently declining at a rate of -1.04% annually and its population has decreased by -9.34% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 19,813 in 2010. Altus reached it's highest population of 23,302 in 1970. Spanning over 19 miles, Altus has a population density of 978 people per square mile.
The average household income in Altus is $62,956 with a poverty rate of 18.29%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $741 per month, and the median house value is $107,200. The median age in Altus is 32.8 years, 30.8 years for males, and 34.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.8 males.