west alton Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 41 12.2 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 189 56.4 % 32.6 %
Some College 64 19.1 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 38 11.3 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 3 0.9 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 255 76.1 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 34 10.1 % 10.1 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 545 - -
19 years old and under 97 17.8 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 159 29.2 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 190 34.9 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 99 18.2 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 504 97.7 % 84.6 %
Spanish 12 2.3 % 14.3 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 25 15.2 % 33.5 %
Married 120 72.7 % 50.5 %
Separated 2 1.2 % 2.6 %
Divorced 18 10.9 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 304 - -
Occupied Housing Units 230 75.7 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 74 24.3 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 290 95.4 % 61.4 %
Mobile Homes 5 1.6 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 9 3.0 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 28 9.2 % 14.0 %
Built 1970 to 1979 50 16.4 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 76 25.0 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 133 43.8 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 14 4.6 % 13.0 %
Electric 96 31.6 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 34 11.2 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 2 0.7 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 86 28.3 % 4.1 %
Wood 10 3.3 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 2 0.7 % 0.4 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 533 97.8 % 75.5 %
African-American 12 2.2 % 13.1 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 45,750 55,775
Median Family Income 46,964 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 24,588 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 60.00 %
  • Temperature 87.16 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.6 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0.04
    [CDD] 13.01
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.14 %
6.0 0.02 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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