Living in Altus, OK

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Altus SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
10

Altus, OK Crime Report

428
Total Crimes
2,287.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-10.94%
Below National Average

Altus, OK Cost Of Living

82
Altus's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Altus, Oklahoma Info Snack

Altus is a city and county seat in Jackson County, Oklahoma, United States. The population was 19,813 at the 2010 census, a loss of 7.7 percent compared to 21,454 at the 2000 census.
Population
19,034
Unemployment
5.7%
Poverty
17.7%
Median Home
$99,200
Median Income
$42,035
Median Rent
$727

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Rankings for Altus in Oklahoma

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Map Of Altus, OK

Population over time in Altus

Year Population % Change
2017 19,034 -0.8%
2016 19,181 -1.2%
2015 19,422 -0.6%
2014 19,549 -0.8%
2013 19,716 -0.0%
2012 19,720 0.1%
2011 19,708 -0.1%
2010 19,730 -0.3%
2009 19,784 -
Crime/100k Altus OK USA
Violent Crime 229.8 466.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 5.2 5.0
Robbery 21.4 70.8 86.2
Aggravated Assault 149.6 331.8 246.8
Property Crime 2057.5 2875.0 2199.5
Burglary 636.0 681.1 376.0
Larceny 1282.6 1856.8 1594.6
Car Theft 138.9 337.0 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Altus

White
58.8% (11,200)
African American
8.5% (1,611)
American Indian
1.5% (285)
Asian
1.2% (231)
Hawaiian
0.1% (20)
Other
0.1% (17)
Two Or More
3.3% (632)
Hispanic
26.5% (5,038)
Race Altus OK USA
White 58.8% 66.0% 61.1%
African American 8.5% 7.2% 12.3%
American Indian 1.5% 7.2% 0.7%
Asian 1.2% 2.1% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.3% 6.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 26.5% 10.4% 17.8%

Household Income For Altus, Oklahoma

Less than $10,000
9.7% (183,794)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.1% (97,801)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.7% (260,289)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.1% (231,026)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.6% (316,249)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.7% (317,532)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.9% (226,919)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.3% (176,863)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.7% (70,334)
$200,000 or more
1.2% (22,589)
Income Altus OK USA
Less than $10,000 9.7% 7.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.1% 5.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.7% 11.0% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.1% 10.9% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.6% 14.4% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.7% 18.6% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.9% 12.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.3% 12.2% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.7% 4.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.2% 4.0% 7.0%

Gender in Altus

Female
50.6% (9,626)
Male
49.4% (9,408)
Gender Altus OK USA
Female 50.6% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 49.4% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Altus for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.0% (1,713)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (1,903)
High School / GED
27.0% (5,139)
Some College
22.0% (4,187)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (1,903)
Bachelor's Degree
14.0% (2,664)
Master's Degree
7.0% (1,332)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (190)
Education Altus OK USA
< 9th Grade 9.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 27.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 24.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 14.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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