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The Village of Altona had a population of 530 as of July 1, 2017. Altona ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Illinois. See peer rankings below.

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.

The Village of Altona is located within Township of Walnut Grove, a minor civil division (MCD) of Knox County.

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, 2017.


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Altona, IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)

POPULATION

Total Population 530
Daytime Population: Workers 129
Daytime Population: Residents 221
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 350
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.66
Population in Households 530
Population in Familes 437
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 564
Diversity Index3 14
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $42,713
Average Household Income $58,873
Per Capita Income $23,577

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 228 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 178 (78.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 36 (15.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 14 ( 6.1%)
Median Home Value $74,658
Average Home Value $113,062
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 214
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 151
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.03% -0.19%
Households 0.0% -0.19%
Families 0.56% -0.27%
Median Household Income   0.92%
Per Capita Income   3.41%

Altona, IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Altona to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 915 33rd
Population Density # 1039 24th
Diversity Index # 627 54th
Median Household Income # 1093 20th
Per Capita Income # 997 27th

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