The Village of Altona had a population of 556 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Altona is located at latitude 41.1151 and longitude -90.1648 in Knox County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Altona (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.94 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Knox County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 761 feet.
The Village of Altona (GNIS ID: 2397949) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Altona population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||556|
|Population in Familes||458|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.48|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||236 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||188 (79.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||36 (15.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||12 ( 5.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$74,671|
|Average Home Value||$116,979|
|Median Household Income||$43,138|
|Average Household Income||$55,757|
|Per Capita Income||$22,180|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.42%|
|Per Capita Income||1.45%|
The table below compares Altona to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 901||34th|
|Population Density1||# 1020||26th|
|Diversity Index2||# 583||57th|
|Median Household Income||# 1017||26th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1041||24th|
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