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Alton City, Illinois Economic Analysis

   (County: Madison County)

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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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