StatisticAltonaIllinoisNational
Population53512,671,821328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)57022891
Median age32.837.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)67%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1852%44%43%
Speak English96%77%79%
Speak Spanish0%13%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Altona is 150% higher than Illinois
  • The median age in Altona is 12% lower than Illinois
  • In Altona 97.38% of the population is White
  • In Altona 0.00% of the population is Black
  • In Altona 0.75% of the population is Asian

Compare Altona, IL Demographics

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      Altona population breakdown by race

      RaceAltonaIllinoisNational
      White97.38%72.14%73.35%
      Black0.00%14.30%12.63%
      Asian0.75%5.10%5.22%
      American Indian0.00%0.23%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
      Mixed race1.87%2.34%3.06%
      Other race0.00%5.86%4.75%
      In Altona, 1.9% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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      Altona age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Altona, IL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).