Alton SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
5
Affordability
6
Diversity
3
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
3
Commute
8

Alton, Texas Info Snack

Alton is a city in Hidalgo County, Texas, United States. The population was 12,341 at the 2010 census.
Population
16,019
Unemployment
15.2%
Poverty
34.6%
Median Home
$77,000
Median Income
$31,716
Median Rent
$689

Rankings for Alton in Texas

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1

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Population 13,593

2

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3

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Population 86,123

4

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Population 13,260

5

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Population 76,727

6

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Population 83,042

7

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Population 19,442

8

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Population 16,507

Map Of Alton, TX

Population over time in Alton

Year Population % Change
2017 16,019 2.8%
2016 15,581 3.2%
2015 15,092 2.4%
2014 14,735 4.5%
2013 14,100 6.0%
2012 13,298 4.3%
2011 12,746 5.7%
2010 12,054 -

Crime in Alton Per 100k

Crime Alton TX USA
Violent Crime 91.8 438.9 382.9
Murder 0.0 5.0 5.3
Robbery 40.2 114.0 98.0
Aggravated Assault 51.6 268.8 248.9
Property Crime 1640.7 2562.6 2362.0
Burglary 229.5 473.7 430.4
Larceny 1342.4 1848.5 1694.0
Car Theft 68.8 240.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Alton

White
2.6% (418)
African American
0.0% (0)
American Indian
0.1% (18)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.0% (0)
Hispanic
97.3% (15,583)
Race Alton TX USA
White 2.6% 42.9% 61.5%
African American 0.0% 11.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 4.5% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.0% 1.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 97.3% 38.9% 17.6%

Household Income For Alton, Texas

Less than $10,000
14.2% (227,469)
$10,000 to $14,999
11.1% (177,810)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.9% (206,645)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.5% (232,275)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.5% (216,256)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.0% (304,361)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.5% (120,142)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.9% (94,512)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.9% (14,417)
$200,000 or more
0.6% (9,611)
Income Alton TX USA
Less than $10,000 14.2% 6.7% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 11.1% 4.6% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.9% 9.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.5% 9.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.5% 13.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.0% 17.9% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.5% 12.0% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.9% 14.0% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.9% 5.7% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.6% 6.3% 6.3%

Gender in Alton

Female
53.8% (8,625)
Male
46.2% (7,393)
Gender Alton TX USA
Female 53.8% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 46.2% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Alton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
28.1% (4,500)
9-12th Grade
13.4% (2,146)
High School / GED
26.1% (4,183)
Some College
18.8% (3,015)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (642)
Bachelor's Degree
6.9% (1,108)
Master's Degree
1.2% (191)
Professional Degree
1.4% (230)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Alton TX USA
< 9th Grade 28.1% 8.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 13.4% 8.5% 7.2%
High School / GED 26.1% 25.1% 27.3%
Some College 18.8% 22.1% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 6.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 6.9% 18.8% 19.1%
Master's Degree 1.2% 7.2% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.4% 1.6% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.1% 1.4%

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