East Alton SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
8.5

East Alton, Illinois Info Snack

East Alton is a village in Madison County, Illinois, United States. The population was 6,301 at the 2010 census.
Population
6,099
Unemployment
6.3%
Poverty
18.4%
Median Home
$80,100
Median Income
$45,274
Median Rent
$796

Rankings for East Alton in Illinois

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Map Of East Alton, IL

Population over time in East Alton

Year Population % Change
2017 6,099 -1.0%
2016 6,158 -0.2%
2015 6,171 -0.7%
2014 6,215 -0.3%
2013 6,231 -0.4%
2012 6,254 -0.9%
2011 6,309 -0.9%
2010 6,364 -0.8%
2009 6,415 -
Crime/100k East Alton IL USA
Violent Crime 477.5 404.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 6.9 5.0
Robbery 115.3 111.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 148.2 239.7 246.8
Property Crime 3803.7 1932.8 2199.5
Burglary 543.4 306.7 376.0
Larceny 3062.7 1472.3 1594.6
Car Theft 197.6 153.8 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in East Alton

White
91.4% (5,573)
African American
3.8% (229)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
2.8% (168)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.4% (23)
Two Or More
1.4% (86)
Hispanic
0.3% (20)
Race East Alton IL USA
White 91.4% 61.6% 61.1%
African American 3.8% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.8% 5.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.4% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 0.3% 17.0% 17.8%

Household Income For East Alton, Illinois

Less than $10,000
10.0% (60,716)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.2% (38,118)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.2% (68,476)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.8% (71,672)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.6% (95,182)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.0% (97,693)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.7% (71,444)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.7% (71,444)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.3% (20,314)
$200,000 or more
2.4% (14,836)
Income East Alton IL USA
Less than $10,000 10.0% 651.8% 633.5%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.2% 402.2% 460.0%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.2% 893.2% 931.0%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.8% 861.2% 928.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.6% 1195.0% 1263.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.0% 1715.5% 1746.4%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.7% 1271.0% 1247.6%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.7% 1555.1% 1464.4%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.3% 693.7% 627.5%
$200,000 or more 2.4% 761.3% 697.9%

Gender in East Alton

Female
48.5% (2,959)
Male
51.5% (3,139)
Gender East Alton IL USA
Female 48.5% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 51.5% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in East Alton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (365)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (609)
High School / GED
35.0% (2,134)
Some College
18.0% (1,097)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (792)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (914)
Master's Degree
3.0% (182)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education East Alton IL USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 35.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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