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Demographics Analysis

The people of Alton City, Illinois give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Alton City, Illinois)

Male:

Under 5 years : 1,085

5 to 9 years : 1,069

10 to 14 years : 847

15 to 17 years : 528

18 and 19 years : 242

20 years : 118

21 years : 269

22 to 24 years : 452

25 to 29 years : 1,291

30 to 34 years : 1,257

35 to 39 years : 718

40 to 44 years : 675

45 to 49 years : 824

50 to 54 years : 797

55 to 59 years : 807

60 and 61 years : 249

62 to 64 years : 458

65 and 66 years : 186

67 to 69 years : 395

70 to 74 years : 343

75 to 79 years : 340

80 to 84 years : 203

85 years and over : 112

Female:

Under 5 years : 936

5 to 9 years : 830

10 to 14 years : 848

15 to 17 years : 387

18 and 19 years : 205

20 years : 158

21 years : 109

22 to 24 years : 729

25 to 29 years : 1,568

30 to 34 years : 964

35 to 39 years : 827

40 to 44 years : 706

45 to 49 years : 685

50 to 54 years : 1,108

55 to 59 years : 1,061

60 and 61 years : 332

62 to 64 years : 331

65 and 66 years : 241

67 to 69 years : 299

70 to 74 years : 754

75 to 79 years : 401

80 to 84 years : 252

85 years and over : 437


(updated 2013)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Alton City, Illinois)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 27,003

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 190

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 94

Not a U.S. citizen : 146


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Alton City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 1,678

5 to 17 years : 3,656

18 to 24 years : 1,856

25 to 34 years : 3,903

35 to 44 years : 1,901

45 to 54 years : 2,531

55 to 59 years : 1,239

60 and 61 years : 411

62 to 64 years : 598

65 to 74 years : 1,485

75 years and over : 1,108

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 322

5 to 17 years : 853

18 to 24 years : 380

25 to 34 years : 1,047

35 to 44 years : 952

45 to 54 years : 787

55 to 59 years : 608

60 and 61 years : 165

62 to 64 years : 186

65 to 74 years : 709

75 years and over : 628

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 46

25 to 34 years : 57

35 to 44 years : 5

45 to 54 years : 50

55 to 59 years : 15

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 17

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 21

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 73

35 to 44 years : 68

45 to 54 years : 46

55 to 59 years : 6

60 and 61 years : 5

62 to 64 years : 5

65 to 74 years : 7

75 years and over : 9


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Alton City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 6,187

Now married, except separated : 5,907

Divorced : 2,571

Separated : 361

Widowed : 677

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 1,745

Now married, except separated : 2,026

Divorced : 1,174

Separated : 183

Widowed : 578

Native; born outside the United States:

Never married : 69

Now married, except separated : 106

Divorced : 15

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 59

Now married, except separated : 151

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 9


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Individual Income
(Alton City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence:

No income : 2,076

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 2,987

$10,000 to $14,999 : 1,681

$15,000 to $24,999 : 2,828

$25,000 to $34,999 : 1,918

$35,000 to $49,999 : 2,157

$50,000 to $64,999 : 1,072

$65,000 to $74,999 : 362

$75,000 or more : 622

Born in other state in the United States:

No income : 754

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 1,144

$10,000 to $14,999 : 693

$15,000 to $24,999 : 915

$25,000 to $34,999 : 651

$35,000 to $49,999 : 621

$50,000 to $64,999 : 490

$65,000 to $74,999 : 159

$75,000 or more : 279

Native; born outside the United States:

No income : 44

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 26

$10,000 to $14,999 : 60

$15,000 to $24,999 : 13

$25,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $49,999 : 14

$50,000 to $64,999 : 13

$65,000 to $74,999 : 0

$75,000 or more : 20

Foreign born:

No income : 28

With income:

$1 to $9,999 or loss : 65

$10,000 to $14,999 : 51

$15,000 to $24,999 : 8

$25,000 to $34,999 : 38

$35,000 to $49,999 : 19

$50,000 to $64,999 : 0

$65,000 to $74,999 : 0

$75,000 or more : 10


(updated 2013)



Median Income By Place Of Birth
(Alton City, Illinois)

Born in state of residence : 22,784

Born in other state of the United States : 21,324

Native; born outside the United States : 11,958

Foreign born : 13,835


(updated 2013)



Population Under 18 Years By Age
(Alton City, Illinois)

Under 3 years : 1,097

3 and 4 years : 924

5 years : 479

6 to 8 years : 1,260

9 to 11 years : 698

12 to 14 years : 1,157

15 to 17 years : 881


(updated 2013)



Household Income
(Alton City, Illinois)

Less than $10,000 : 1,151

$10,000 to $14,999 : 949

$15,000 to $19,999 : 991

$20,000 to $24,999 : 1,049

$25,000 to $29,999 : 913

$30,000 to $34,999 : 845

$35,000 to $39,999 : 707

$40,000 to $44,999 : 682

$45,000 to $49,999 : 706

$50,000 to $59,999 : 1,164

$60,000 to $74,999 : 1,081

$75,000 to $99,999 : 888

$100,000 to $124,999 : 369

$125,000 to $149,999 : 233

$150,000 to $199,999 : 200

$200,000 or more : 68


(updated 2013)





Total Population In Alton City, Illinois is 27,433



(updated 2013)



Male Population in Alton City, Illinois: 13,265
Female Population in Alton City, Illinois: 14,168


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Alton City, Illinois: 32.5
Median Female Resident Age in Alton City, Illinois: 36.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Illinois is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Alton City, Illinois


White


Both sexes

40.2

Male

38.8

Female

41.8

Black or African American


Both sexes

29.8

Male

26.8

Female

32.1

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

35.5

Male

33.8

Female

39.0

Asian


Both sexes

31.2

Male

30.5

Female

31.4

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

34.5

Male

32.0

Female

49.5

Other


Both sexes

24.0

Male

23.6

Female

25.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

12.2

Male

10.7

Female

13.6

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

29.4

Male

30.8

Female

28.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

40.3

Male

38.9

Female

42.0


(updated 2010)



Health Insurance Coverage Status By Sex By Age
(Alton City, Illinois)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,407

No health insurance coverage : 24

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,980

No health insurance coverage : 84

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 673

No health insurance coverage : 397

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,635

No health insurance coverage : 899

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,149

No health insurance coverage : 230

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,370

No health insurance coverage : 219

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,275

No health insurance coverage : 223

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 909

No health insurance coverage : 0

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 568

No health insurance coverage : 0

Female:

Under 6 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,069

No health insurance coverage : 0

6 to 17 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,837

No health insurance coverage : 95

18 to 24 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,028

No health insurance coverage : 161

25 to 34 years:

With health insurance coverage : 2,137

No health insurance coverage : 368

35 to 44 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,334

No health insurance coverage : 198

45 to 54 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,505

No health insurance coverage : 276

55 to 64 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,529

No health insurance coverage : 183

65 to 74 years:

With health insurance coverage : 1,287

No health insurance coverage : 7

75 years and over:

With health insurance coverage : 996

No health insurance coverage : 0


(updated 2013)



Employer-Based Health Insurance By Sex By Age
(Alton City, Illinois)

Male:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 586

No employer-based health insurance : 845

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,017

No employer-based health insurance : 1,047

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 498

No employer-based health insurance : 572

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,171

No employer-based health insurance : 1,363

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 833

No employer-based health insurance : 546

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 898

No employer-based health insurance : 691

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 896

No employer-based health insurance : 602

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 386

No employer-based health insurance : 523

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 265

No employer-based health insurance : 303

Female:

Under 6 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 498

No employer-based health insurance : 571

6 to 17 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 791

No employer-based health insurance : 1,141

18 to 24 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 564

No employer-based health insurance : 625

25 to 34 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,333

No employer-based health insurance : 1,172

35 to 44 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 933

No employer-based health insurance : 599

45 to 54 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 1,114

No employer-based health insurance : 667

55 to 64 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 946

No employer-based health insurance : 766

65 to 74 years:

With employer-based health insurance : 437

No employer-based health insurance : 857

75 years and over:

With employer-based health insurance : 294

No employer-based health insurance : 702


(updated 2013)



Place Of Birth By Nativity
(Alton City, Illinois)

Native:

Born in state of residence : 20,366

Born in other state in the United States : 6,637

Born outside the United States:

Puerto Rico : 0

U.S. Island Areas or born abroad of American parent(s) : 190

Foreign born : 240


(updated 2013)



Medicare Coverage By Sex By Age
(Alton City, Illinois)

Male:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 16

No Medicare coverage : 3,479

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 647

No Medicare coverage : 7,423

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 1,469

No Medicare coverage : 8

Female:

Under 18 years:

With Medicare coverage : 0

No Medicare coverage : 3,001

18 to 64 years:

With Medicare coverage : 730

No Medicare coverage : 7,989

65 years and over:

With Medicare coverage : 2,251

No Medicare coverage : 39


(updated 2013)



Races in Alton City, Illinois


  • White: 18,617
  • African American: 7,571
  • American Indian: 83
  • Asian: 193
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 18
  • Two or More Races: 951



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Alton City, Illinois citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Alton City, Illinois

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 83   (0.92%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 63   (0.7%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 91   (1.01%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 403   (4.46%)
  • 9th Grade: 189   (2.09%)
  • 10th Grade: 230   (2.55%)
  • 11th Grade: 234   (2.59%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 342   (3.78%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 2,951   (32.65%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 785   (8.69%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 1,430   (15.82%)
  • Associate Degree: 696   (7.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 980   (10.84%)
  • Master's Degree: 344   (3.81%)
  • Professional School Degree: 165   (1.83%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 51   (0.56%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 97   (0.89%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 23   (0.21%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 57   (0.52%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 480   (4.4%)
  • 9th Grade: 370   (3.39%)
  • 10th Grade: 321   (2.94%)
  • 11th Grade: 386   (3.53%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 374   (3.42%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 3,679   (33.69%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 1,057   (9.68%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 1,638   (15%)
  • Associate Degree: 763   (6.99%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 1,202   (11.01%)
  • Master's Degree: 397   (3.64%)
  • Professional School Degree: 51   (0.47%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 25   (0.23%)


(updated 2010)





School Enrollment By Age
(Alton City, Illinois)

Enrolled in public school:

3 and 4 years : 404

5 to 9 years : 1,589

10 to 14 years : 1,437

15 to 17 years : 714

18 and 19 years : 264

20 to 24 years : 590

25 to 34 years : 299

35 years and over : 230

Enrolled in private school:

3 and 4 years : 141

5 to 9 years : 238

10 to 14 years : 224

15 to 17 years : 137

18 and 19 years : 40

20 to 24 years : 23

25 to 34 years : 158

35 years and over : 81

Not enrolled in school:

3 and 4 years : 379

5 to 9 years : 72

10 to 14 years : 34

15 to 17 years : 64

18 and 19 years : 143

20 to 24 years : 1,222

25 to 34 years : 4,623

35 years and over : 13,230


(updated 2013)



Largest School Agency's In Alton City, Illinois

  • Alton Cusd 11


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 9028, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 474-2600, Students: 6,798 )

  • J B Johnson Career Development


    ( Location: 4200 Humbert Rd, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 463-2153, )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Alton City, Illinois

  • East Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1035 Washington Ave, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 463-2130, Students: 863 )

  • West Elementary School


    ( Grades: 2-5, Location: 1513 State St, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 463-2134, Students: 597 )

  • Horace Mann Elem School


    ( Grades: 2-9, Location: 2708 Edwards St, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 463-2070, Students: 394 )

  • J B Johnson Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-2, Location: 1043 Tremont St, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 463-2157, Students: 372 )

  • Eunice Smith Elem School


    ( Grades: 3-5, Location: 2400 Henry St, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 463-2077, Students: 304 )

  • Mark Twain Elem School


    ( Grades: KG-2, Location: 907 Milton Rd, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 463-2083, Students: 277 )

  • Lovejoy Elem School


    ( Grades: 3-5, Location: 1043 Tremont, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 463-2057, Students: 272 )

  • Motivational Achievemnt Center


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 2512 Amelia St, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 463-2063, Students: 43 )

  • Madison Co Educ Therapy Pgm


    ( Grades: 5-12, Location: 1020 State St, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 465-4451, Students: 40 )

  • J B Johnson Career Development


    ( Location: 4200 Humbert Rd, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 463-2153, )

  • East Elementary School


    ( Location: 1035 Washington Ave, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 463-2130, )

  • Alton Middle School


    ( Location: 2200 College Ave, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 474-2200, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Alton City, Illinois

  • Alton High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 4200 Humbert Rd, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 474-2700, Students: 2,160 )

  • Cntr For Ed Oppor


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 1020 Main St, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 465-4415, Students: 34 )

Largest Universities & Colleges In Alton City, Illinois

  • Calc Institute Of Technology


    ( < 2-year, Private for-profit, Student Population: 117; Location: 35a E Center Dr, Alton, IL 62002, Web: http://www.calc4it.com )

Largest Schools (Private) In Alton City, Illinois

  • St Mary School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 536 E 3rd Street, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 465-8523, Students: 304 )

  • Ss Peter & Paul Elem School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 801 State Street, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 465-8711, Students: 163 )

  • Mississippi Valley Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 2009 Seminary Street, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 462-1071, Students: 132 )

  • Westminster Christian Academy-river Bend


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1145 College Avenue, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 465-1918, Students: 100 )

  • Catholic Childrens Home


    ( Grades: 1-12, Location: 1400 State Street, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 465-3594, Students: 99 )

  • Toddle Towne Learning Center


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 3839 Humbert Road, Alton, IL 62002, Phone: (618) 462-8852, Students: 13 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Alton City, Illinois

  • Downtown Library


    326 Belle Street, Alton, IL 62002

  • Genealogy And Local History Library


    401 State Street, Alton, IL 62002

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Alton City, Illinois

  • Hayner Public Library District


    132 Alton Square, Alton, IL 62002

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Alton City, Illinois


  • Alton Area Historical Society


    Po Box 971, Alton, IL 62002

  • Alton Historical Society


    Po Box 536, Alton, NH 03809

  • Alton Museum Of History & Art Inc Amha


    2809 College Ave, Alton, IL 62002
    http://www.altonmuseum.com

  • Gilman Museum


    123 Main St, Alton, NH 03809

  • Riverbend Tenth Annniversary 9-11 Memorial Service


    2410 State St, Alton, IL 62002

  • Southern Virginia Botanical Gardens & Invironmental Educatio


    1015 Henry Brandon Road Ext, Alton, VA 24520

  • Uss Franklin Cv 13 Museum


    1806 State St, Alton, IL 62002

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Alton City, Illinois affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Alton City, Illinois.

Area Features of Alton City, Illinois


Airport


(1) Alton Memorial Hospital Heliport   (2) Hammet Airport Historical   (3) Saint Anthonys Heliport   (4) Saint Clares Hospital Heliport  

Building


(1) Alton City Hall   (2) Alton Fire Department   (3) Alton Fire Department Station 2   (4) Eunice C Smith Rest Home   (5) Fosterburg Fire Protection District Station 1   (6) Fosterburg Fire Protection District Station 2   (7) Fosterburg Town Hall   (8) Hayner Public Library   (9) Lifestar Ambulance Service   (10) Loretta Home For Working Girls  

Cemetery


(1) Alton National Cemetery   (2) Alton State Hospital Cemetery   (3) Ingersol Cemetery   (4) Lovejoy Memorial Cemetery   (5) Oakwood Cemetery   (6) Saint Joseph Cemetery   (7) Salem Baptist Church Cemetery  

Church


(1) Allen Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church   (2) Alton Pentecostal Church   (3) Berea Lutheran Church   (4) Brown Street Baptist Church   (5) Calvary Southern Baptist Church   (6) Calvary Temple Assembly Of God Church   (7) Campbell Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church   (8) Central Avenue Church Of Christ   (9) Cherry Street Baptist Church   (10) Church Of God In Christ   (11) College Avenue Presbyterian Church   (12) First Baptist Church   (13) First Church Of Christ Scientist   (14) First Church Of God   (15) First Congregational Church   (16) First Presbyterian Church   (17) First Southern Baptist Church   (18) First Unitarian Church   (19) Free Methodist Church   (20) Grace United Methodist Church   (21) Main Street United Methodist Church   (22) Metropolitan United Methodist Church   (23) North Alton General Baptist Church   (24) Pentecostal Power Church   (25) Saint Johns Baptist Church   (26) Saint Marys Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church   (27) Saint Patricks Roman Catholic Church   (28) Saint Pauls Episcopal Church   (29) Saint Peter And Saint Paul Roman Catholic Church   (30) Salem Church   (31) Sanford Avenue Baptist Church   (32) Tabernacle Baptist Church   (33) Trinity Lutheran Church   (34) Twelfth Street Presbyterian Church   (35) Union Baptist Church   (36) Upper Alton Baptist Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Alton   (2) Township Of Alton   (3) Township Of Foster  

Dam


(1) Alton Twin Lakes South Dam   (2) Downing Pond Dam  

Hospital


(1) Alton Memorial Hospital   (2) Alton Orthopedic Clinic   (3) Saint Anthony S Health Center   (4) Saint Charles Hospital   (5) Saint Clares Hospital   (6) Saint Joseph Hospital  

Locale


(1) Alton Municipal Golf Course   (2) Alton Square Shopping Center   (3) State House Square  

Mine


(1) Alby Quarry  

Park


(1) Haskell Park   (2) Lovejoy State Memorial   (3) Public Square   (4) Riverfront Park   (5) Rock Springs Park   (6) Salu Park   (7) Seminary Square  

Populated Place


(1) Alton   (2) Milton   (3) Sloan   (4) Upper Alton   (5) Woods  

Post Office


(1) Upper Alton Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Alton Lake   (2) Alton Twin Lakes South Lake   (3) Downing Pond   (4) Pool 26  

School


(1) Alton School Of Practical Nursing Historical   (2) Alton Senior High School   (3) Bockstruck School Historical   (4) Central Junior High School   (5) Douglas Public School Historical   (6) Dunbar Public School Historical   (7) East Middle School   (8) Eunice Smith Elementary School   (9) Garfield Public School Historical   (10) Horace Mann Elementary School   (11) Humboldt Public School Historical   (12) Immaculate Conception School   (13) Ingersoll School Historical   (14) James Center Motivational Achievement   (15) Lincoln Public School Historical   (16) Lovejoy Elementary School   (17) Lowell Public School Historical   (18) Marquette High School   (19) Milton Public School Historical   (20) Mississippi Valley Christian School   (21) Saint Patricks School   (22) Sherry School Historical   (23) Southern Illinois University-alton Campus   (24) Thomas Jefferson Elementary School   (25) Union School Historical   (26) Werts School Historical   (27) Western Military Academy Historical   (28) Woods School  

Stream


(1) Black Creek   (2) Coal Branch   (3) Honeycut Branch   (4) Lick Branch   (5) Rock Creek   (6) Shields Branch  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Alton City, Illinois

62002 (pop. 34,062)


Cities Nearby Alton City, Illinois

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Godfrey Township, IL  (pop. 17,397) 4.0 Miles
Godfrey Village, IL  (pop. 17,397) 4.0 Miles
Wood River Township, IL  (pop. 31,161) 4.3 Miles
Wood River City, IL  (pop. 10,999) 4.6 Miles
Foster Township, IL  (pop. 3,671) 4.8 Miles
Rosewood Heights Cdp, IL  (pop. 4,232) 4.8 Miles
Bethalto Village, IL  (pop. 9,846) 6.1 Miles
Hartford Village, IL  (pop. 1,772) 6.4 Miles
Roxana Village, IL  (pop. 1,575) 6.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in Alton City, Illinois

618



Elevation in Alton City, Illinois is 535.0 ft. (163.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Alton City, Illinois

Lat: 38.900438 N        Long: -90.159844 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Alton City, Illinois need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Illinois

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.92 7.77 5.40 6.70 0.00 7.49
  Total Electric Industry 9.92 7.77 5.40 6.70 0.00 7.49
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.87 7.95 5.49 6.84 0.00 7.63
  Total Electric Industry 9.87 7.95 5.49 6.84 0.00 7.63
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.29 8.09 5.47 6.93 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.29 8.09 5.47 6.93 0.00 7.69
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.28 8.00 5.45 7.03 0.00 7.75
  Total Electric Industry 10.28 8.00 5.45 7.03 0.00 7.75
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.98 7.68 5.18 6.47 0.00 7.41
  Total Electric Industry 9.98 7.68 5.18 6.47 0.00 7.41
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.37 7.88 5.27 6.80 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.37 7.88 5.27 6.80 0.00 7.69
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.34 7.97 5.24 6.84 0.00 7.69
  Total Electric Industry 10.34 7.97 5.24 6.84 0.00 7.69
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.43 7.93 5.29 6.84 0.00 7.71
  Total Electric Industry 10.43 7.93 5.29 6.84 0.00 7.71
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 9.85 7.77 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.46
  Total Electric Industry 9.85 7.77 5.11 6.80 0.00 7.46
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 5.00 2.42 2.14 0.00 0.00 2.23
  Full-Service Providers 8.83 7.39 5.02 5.95 0.00 6.98
  Total Electric Industry 8.83 7.38 4.99 5.95 0.00 6.96
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.49 6.92 0.00 0.00 6.28
  Full-Service Providers 8.83 7.53 4.76 5.55 0.00 6.99
  Total Electric Industry 8.83 7.31 4.99 5.63 0.00 6.94
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.71 0.95 1.48 0.00 1.29
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.60 4.18 4.49 0.00 4.37
  Full-Service Providers 8.71 7.51 4.57 6.48 0.00 7.02
  Total Electric Industry 8.71 7.40 4.65 6.37 0.00 6.90
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 2.57 1.62 3.08 0.00 2.02
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 5.69 3.67 3.97 0.00 4.37
  Full-Service Providers 8.39 7.41 4.75 5.76 0.00 7.01
  Total Electric Industry 8.39 7.52 4.89 5.88 0.00 6.94
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 2.30 1.44 0.00 0.00 1.73
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.70 3.67 0.00 0.00 4.02
  Full-Service Providers 8.38 7.35 4.74 0.00 5.87 7.07
  Total Electric Industry 8.38 7.30 4.86 0.00 5.87 6.86
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.81 1.11 0.00 0.00 1.40
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.15 3.70 0.00 0.00 3.89
  Full-Service Providers 8.37 8.03 4.57 0.00 5.70 7.16
  Total Electric Industry 8.37 7.54 4.65 0.00 5.70 6.80
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.66 0.89 0.00 0.00 1.25
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.21 3.74 0.00 0.00 3.95
  Full-Service Providers 8.34 8.41 4.60 0.00 5.61 7.37
  Total Electric Industry 8.34 7.75 4.61 0.00 5.61 6.95
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.54 0.88 0.00 0.00 1.21
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.60 4.35 0.00 0.00 4.47
  Full-Service Providers 8.42 8.59 4.46 0.00 5.59 7.38
  Total Electric Industry 8.42 7.95 4.69 0.00 5.59 7.07

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Alton City, Illinois

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 390   (3.1%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 387   (3.1%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 603   (4.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 1,159   (9.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 1,278   (10.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 1,428   (11.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 2,209   (17.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 1,121   (8.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 618   (4.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 488   (3.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 252   (2.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 97   (0.8%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 1,094   (8.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 1,455   (11.6%)


(updated 2010)



Household Size By Vehicles Available
(Alton City, Illinois)

1-person household:

No vehicle available : 741

1 vehicle available : 2,989

2 vehicles available : 348

3 vehicles available : 90

4 or more vehicles available : 39

2-person household:

No vehicle available : 179

1 vehicle available : 1,148

2 vehicles available : 2,450

3 vehicles available : 362

4 or more vehicles available : 63

3-person household:

No vehicle available : 225

1 vehicle available : 385

2 vehicles available : 511

3 vehicles available : 302

4 or more vehicles available : 62

4-or-more-person household:

No vehicle available : 105

1 vehicle available : 587

2 vehicles available : 923

3 vehicles available : 384

4 or more vehicles available : 103


(updated 2013)



Household Size By Number Of Workers In Household
(Alton City, Illinois)

1-person household:

No workers : 2,204

1 worker : 2,003

2-person household:

No workers : 1,426

1 worker : 1,523

2 workers : 1,253

3-person household:

No workers : 439

1 worker : 497

2 workers : 412

3 workers : 137

4-or-more-person household:

No workers : 291

1 worker : 941

2 workers : 798

3 or more workers : 72


(updated 2013)



Travel Time To Work
(Alton City, Illinois)

Less than 5 minutes : 178

5 to 9 minutes : 1,123

10 to 14 minutes : 1,998

15 to 19 minutes : 2,011

20 to 24 minutes : 1,763

25 to 29 minutes : 243

30 to 34 minutes : 1,091

35 to 39 minutes : 308

40 to 44 minutes : 639

45 to 59 minutes : 851

60 to 89 minutes : 370

90 or more minutes : 94


(updated 2013)



AM Radio Stations Near Alton City, Illinois

  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50.0 kW; Granite City, IL; Owner: Bdj Radio Enterprises, Llc)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 0.5 kW; Granite City, IL; Owner: Bdj Radio Enterprises, Llc)
  • WRYT (1080 AM; 0.5 kW; Edwardsville, IL; Owner: Covenant Network)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50.0 kW; Granite City, IL; Owner: Cbs Radio East Inc.)
  • KRFT (1190 AM; 10.0 kW; Granite City, IL; Owner: Big Stick Three, Llc)
  • KRFT (1190 AM; 6.5 kW; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Big Stick Three, Llc)
  • KSIV (1320 AM; 4.6 kW; Brentwood, MO; Owner: Bott Communications, Inc.)
  • KSLG (1380 AM; 5.0 kW; North County, MO; Owner: Simmons Austin, Ls, Llc)
  • KHOJ (1460 AM; 5.0 kW; Saint Charles, MO; Owner: Covenant Network)
  • KHOJ (1460 AM; 5.0 kW; Saint Charles, MO; Owner: Covenant Network)
  • WJBM (1480 AM; 0.5 kW; Jerseyville, IL; Owner: Dj Two Rivers Radio, Inc.)
  • WFFX (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; East Saint Louis, IL; Owner: Simmons Austin, Ls, Llc)
  • WBGZ (1570 AM; 1.0 kW; Godfrey, IL; Owner: Metroplex Communications, Inc.)
  • KATZ (1600 AM; 5.0 kW; East Saint Louis, IL; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • KATZ (1600 AM; 6.0 kW; East Saint Louis, IL; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • KTRS (550 AM; 5.0 kW; East Saint Louis, IL; Owner: Ktrs-am License, L.l.c.)
  • KFNS (590 AM; 1.0 kW; Cottage Hills, IL; Owner: Big Stick One, Llc)
  • KJSL (630 AM; 5.0 kW; Madison, IL; Owner: Wmuz Radio, Inc.)
  • KSTL (690 AM; 1.0 kW; East Saint Louis, IL; Owner: Wmuz Radio, Inc.)
  • WEW (770 AM; 1.0 kW; East Saint Louis, IL; Owner: Birach Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WEW (770 AM; 10.0 kW; Caseyville, IL; Owner: Birach Broadcasting Corporation)
  • KFUO (850 AM; 5.0 kW; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Lutheran Church-missouri Synod)
  • WGNU (920 AM; 0.5 kW; Granite City, IL; Owner: 920 Am, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Alton City, Illinois

  • KATZ-FM (100.3 FM; Godfrey, IL; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • KATZ-FM (100.3 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • WMVN (101.1 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Bonneville Holding Company)
  • WMVN (101.1 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Bonneville Holding Company)
  • KEZK-FM (102.5 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Cbs Radio Holdings Inc.)
  • KLOU (103.3 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • WHHL (104.1 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Radio One Licenses, Llc)
  • KMJM-FM (104.9 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • WAOX (105.3 FM; Mount Olive, IL; Owner: Talley Broadcasting Corporation)
  • WARH (106.5 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Bonneville Holding Company)
  • KSLZ (107.7 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • WSIE (88.7 FM; Edwardsville, IL; Owner: Board Of Trustees, Southern Illinois University)
  • KCLC (89.1 FM; Saint Charles, MO; Owner: Lindenwood College)
  • KCFV (89.5 FM; Ferguson, MO; Owner: St. Louis Community College)
  • WARW (89.5 FM; Bunker Hill, IL; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • WCBW-FM (89.7 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: New Life Evangelistic)
  • WLCA (89.9 FM; Godfrey, IL; Owner: Lewis & Clark Community College)
  • KRHS (90.1 FM; Breckenridge Hills, MO; Owner: Ritenour Consolidated School Dist.)
  • KWUR (90.3 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: The Washington University)
  • KWMU (90.7 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: The Curators Of The University Of Missouri)
  • KSIV-FM (91.5 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Community Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • WIL-FM (92.3 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Bonneville Holding Company)
  • KSD (93.7 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • KSHE (94.7 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Emmis Radio License, Llc)
  • WFUN-FM (95.5 FM; Florissant, MO; Owner: Radio One Licenses, Llc)
  • WOLG (95.9 FM; Carlinville, IL; Owner: Covenant Network)
  • KIHT (96.3 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Emmis Radio License, Llc)
  • KYKY (98.1 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Cbs Radio Holdings Inc.)
  • KFUO-FM (99.1 FM; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: The Lutheran Church-missouri Synod)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Alton City, Illinois

  • KTVI (Channel 2; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Fox Television Stations, Inc.)
  • KDNL-TV (Channel 30; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: Kdnl Licensee, Llc)
  • KSDK (Channel 5; Affton, MO; Owner: Multimedia Ksdk, Inc.)
  • KETC (Channel 9; Saint Louis, MO; Owner: St. Louis Regional & Educational Public Tv Commission)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Alton City, Illinois

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,436  (22.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 1,048  (16.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 1,108  (17.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 22  (0.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 922  (14.3%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 1,891  (28.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 1,856  (28.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 2,311  (35.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 53  (0.8%)


(updated 2010)





Amtrak Stations in Alton City, Illinois

Rail Station(s)


    3400 College Ave.
    Alton, Illinois 62002

(updated 2008)



There are 102 Farms In Alton City, Illinois


(updated 2008)



Banks In Alton City, Illinois

U.s. Bank National Association - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.1b
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3,238

Liberty Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $288.8k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 92

Cnb Bank And Trust, N.a. - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $751k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 13

Associated Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $25.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 236

The Bank Of Edwardsville - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.6m
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 18

Carrollton Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 9

Regions Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $117.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,673

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Alton City, Illinois

  • St. Louis Regional


    (about 6.0 miles in East Alton, Illinois; Airport Code: ALN)

  • Lambert-St. Louis International


    (about 15.3 miles in Lambert Airport, Missouri; Airport Code: STL)

  • Bi-State Parks


    (about 22.7 miles in Cahokia, Illinois; Airport Code: CPS)

  • Scott AFB


    (about 29.8 miles in Scott Afb, Illinois; Airport Code: BLV)

  • Scott AFB/MidAmerica


    (about 30.1 miles in Scott Afb, Illinois; Airport Code: BLV)

  • Spirit of St. Louis


    (about 31.1 miles in Chesterfield, Missouri; Airport Code: SUS)

  • Washington Regional


    (about 49.9 miles in Dutzow, Missouri; Airport Code: MO2)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Alton City, Illinois

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

81.35%

Carpooled

11.52%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

2.03%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.58%

Motorcycle

0.25%

Bicycle

0.22%

Walked

2.11%

Other Means

0.39%

Worked At Home

1.55%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Alton City, Illinois, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type By Tenure
(Alton City, Illinois)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,361

Renter-occupied housing units : 594

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 354

Renter-occupied housing units : 323

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 888

Renter-occupied housing units : 1,240

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,528

Renter-occupied housing units : 2,708


(updated 2013)



Mortgage Status By Age of Householder
(Alton City, Illinois)

Housing units with a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 1,165

Householder 35 to 44 years : 913

Householder 45 to 54 years : 1,060

Householder 55 to 59 years : 568

Householder 60 to 64 years : 381

Householder 65 to 74 years : 492

Householder 75 years and over : 179

Housing units without a mortgage:

Householder 15 to 34 years : 93

Householder 35 to 44 years : 145

Householder 45 to 54 years : 410

Householder 55 to 59 years : 222

Householder 60 to 64 years : 328

Householder 65 to 74 years : 525

Householder 75 years and over : 650


(updated 2013)



Gross Rent As A Percentage Of Household Income
(Alton City, Illinois)

Less than 10.0 percent : 92

10.0 to 14.9 percent : 437

15.0 to 19.9 percent : 511

20.0 to 24.9 percent : 648

25.0 to 29.9 percent : 403

30.0 to 34.9 percent : 203

35.0 to 39.9 percent : 258

40.0 to 49.9 percent : 512

50.0 percent or more : 1,254

Not computed : 547


(updated 2013)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Alton City, Illinois)

Built 2010 or later :

Built 2000 to 2009 : $20,400

Built 1990 to 1999 : $62,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $87,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $73,200

Built 1960 to 1969 : $80,600

Built 1950 to 1959 : $86,800

Built 1940 to 1949 : $61,600

Built 1939 or earlier : $84,800


(updated 2013)







Percentage of Family Households in Alton City, Illinois: 58.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Illinois: 65.8%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Alton City, Illinois

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 2.7%
  • Juvenile facilities : 4.25%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 39%
  • Other institutional facilities : 22.78%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 31.27%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Alton City, Illinois

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 12 12 $1,357,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 18 $900,000
  Total

13 30 $2,257,000
2000        
  Single Family 12 12 $1,682,000
  Two Family 1 2 $52,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 3 60 $3,760,400
  Total

16 74 $5,494,400
2001        
  Single Family 10 10 $883,600
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 2 16 $510,400
  Total

12 26 $1,394,000
2002        
  Single Family 7 7 $700,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 7 42 $3,400,000
  Total

14 49 $4,100,000
2003        
  Single Family 5 5 $493,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 2 38 $1,488,000
  Total

7 43 $1,981,000
2004        
  Single Family 23 23 $2,340,740
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 2 16 $640,000
  Total

25 39 $2,980,740
2005        
  Single Family 48 48 $4,331,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 20 $300,000
  Total

49 68 $4,631,000
2006        
  Single Family 11 11 $1,132,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 92 $5,800,000
  Total

12 103 $6,932,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Alton City, IL): $31,213
Median Household Income In 2000 (Illinois): $46,590


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Alton City): $55,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Illinois): $127,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Alton City): $430
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Illinois): $605


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Alton City, Illinois

Utility Gas: 75.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.8%
Electricity: 20.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 2.8%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 0.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.2%
No Fuel Used: 0.4%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Alton City, Illinois are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Alton City, Illinois

Function Full Time
Employees
Full Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Employees
Part Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Hours
Avg Yearly
Wage (F/T)
Avg Hourly
Wage (P/T)
Totals for Government 288 $1,131,905 36 $10,288 954 $47,163 $10.78
Financial Administration 11 $38,433 0 $0 0 $41,927 --
Other Government Administration 25 $71,601 1 $354 35 $34,368 $10.11
Police Protection - Officers 72 $329,011 0 $0 0 $54,835 --
Police - Other 20 $63,276 0 $0 0 $37,966 --
Firefighters 64 $286,430 0 $0 0 $53,706 --
Fire - Other 1 $3,126 0 $0 0 $37,512 --
Correction 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Streets and Highways 26 $87,847 0 $0 0 $40,545 --
Health 1 $4,339 0 $0 0 $52,068 --
Solid Waste Management 2 $6,219 0 $0 0 $37,314 --
Sewerage 21 $75,276 0 $0 0 $43,015 --
Parks and Recreation 24 $83,100 33 $9,237 879 $41,550 $10.51
Housing and Community Development(Local) 3 $13,935 0 $0 0 $55,740 --
Natural Resources 2 $6,394 0 $0 0 $38,364 --
Other and Unallocable 16 $62,917 2 $697 40 $47,188 $17.43

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Alton City, Illinois

Vna Tip Homecare


     Address: 200 N. Center Drive, Alton, Illinois 62002
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Rosewood Home Health Services


     Address: #10 Sunset Hills Professional Centre Rte 157, Edwardsville, Illinois 62025
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/10/1997

Gateway Regional Medical Cente


     Address: 2100 Madison Avenue, Granite City, Illinois 62040
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/26/2002

Signature Foundation Home Health


     Address: 4850 Lemay Ferry Road, Saint Louis, Missouri 63129
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 9/9/1999

Heartland Home Health Care And


     Address: 12101 Woodcrest Executive Dr, Suite 102, Saint Louis, Missouri 63141
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 11/9/1984

Hospitals Close To Alton City, Illinois

Alton Memorial Hospital


     Address: One Memorial Drive, Alton, Illinois 62002
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Saint Anthony's Health Center


     Address: St Anthony's Way, Alton, Illinois 62002
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Christian Hospital Northwest


     Address: 1225 Graham Road, Florissant, Missouri 63031
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Gateway Regional Medical Center


     Address: 2100 Madison Avenue, Granite City, Illinois 62040
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

St Johns Mercy Medical Center


     Address: 615 New Ballas Road, Saint Louis, Missouri 63141
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nursing Homes Close To Alton City, Illinois

Eunice C Smith Nursing Home


     Address: 1251 College Avenue, Alton, Illinois 62002
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 37
     Percent Occupied: 93%

St Anthony's Hospital Snu


     Address: St Anthony's Way, Alton, Illinois 62002
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 23
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Eldercare Of Alton


     Address: 3523 Wickenhauser, Alton, Illinois 62002
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 131
     Percent Occupied: 72%

Alton Mem Hsp Hatch Sk N W


     Address: One Memorial Drive, Alton, Illinois 62002
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 19
     Percent Occupied: 68%

Rosewood Care Center Of Alton


     Address: 3490 Humbert Road, Alton, Illinois 62002
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 99
     Percent Occupied: Not Avai%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Alton City, Illinois

Name: Callaway
Address: PO Box 620; Callaway, MO 65251
Distance: 97 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Alton City, Illinois

    Retired Workers: 4,160
    Disabled Workers: 1,190
    Widowers Workers: 735
    Spouses Workers: 365
    Children Workers: 725


(updated 2007)



Madison County, Illinois Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 51.26%
  • Bush & Cheney 48.02%
  • Other 0.72%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Alton City, Illinois citizens.

Relocation to Madison County, IL

5.09 % of Madison County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $40,077

Illinois Average 5.66 %

0.10 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $26,765

Illinois Average 0.19 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Madison County, IL (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • St Clair County , IL 0.92 % ($36,962 AGI )
  • St Louis County , MO 0.51 % ($45,525 AGI )
  • Macoupin County , IL 0.28 % ($36,507 AGI )

Relocation away from Madison County, IL

5.21 % of Madison County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $37,778

Illinois Average 5.99 %

0.05 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $34,961

Illinois Average 0.07 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Madison County, IL (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • St Clair County , IL 0.94 % ($32,037 AGI )
  • St Louis County , MO 0.49 % ($36,138 AGI )
  • Macoupin County , IL 0.29 % ($38,793 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Illinois

Low Bracket: $0 (3.00%)
High Bracket: Unlimited (3.00%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Illinois

6.25%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Alton City, Illinois is based on over 50 years of data.

























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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Alton City, Illinois directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Alton City, Illinois

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 4 4 3 0
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 14 14 11 0
Rape n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 16 20 14 9
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 55 72 50 33
Robbery n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 27 36 40 34
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 94 129 144 125
Assault n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 127 91 68 65
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 440 326 245 238
Burglary n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 292 350 326 309
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1,012 1,252 1,173 1,133
Larceny Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 913 987 861 912
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 3,166 3,531 3,098 3,343
Vehicle Theft n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 60 52 43 51
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 208 186 155 187
Arson n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 12 11 10 3
    per 100,000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 42 39 36 11
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 44 38 31 27
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 319 350 310 319
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 181 194 171 173


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Illinois

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
17,100 17,890 23,749 19,695 23,604 21,007 21,317 28,206 22,406 22,891


(updated 2014)



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