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Income/capita 44%
Household income 100%
Unemployment 236%
IndexAltonaColoradoNational
Income per capita$42,863$33,230$29,829
Median household income$0$62,520$55,322
Median income owner occupied$98,750$79,776$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$39,538$35,192
Median earnings male$0$40,003$36,919
Median earnings female$13,929$27,854$26,250
Unemployment rate15.7%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level14.2%12.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Altona is 44% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Altona is 100% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Altona is 236% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Altona is 6% lower than the national average

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      $41,675$62,520$125,040
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
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      Altona median earnings by income bracket

      Altona employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector19.8%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services11.0%0.0%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services19.8%74.6%
      Other49.5%25.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

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      Crisman, CO402$248,920350%
      Pine Brook Hill, CO1,091$229,091314%
      Sunshine, CO177$169,145206%
      Seven Hills, CO98$162,632194%
      Mountain Meadows, CO167$160,865191%
      Altona, CO386$0100%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Crescent Valley, NV386$84,45353%
      Fort Garland, CO386$37,87532%
      Gateway, AR386$46,62516%
      Carnelian Bay, CA386$94,37571%
      Selma, VA386$50,8758%
      Altona, CO386$0100%
      Source: The Altona, CO employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).