Population density (sq mi)92625691
Median age43.336.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)57%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1861%46%43%
Speak English94%56%79%
Speak Spanish5%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Alturas is 262% higher than California
  • The median age in Alturas is 20% higher than California
  • In Alturas 95.95% of the population is White
  • In Alturas 0.00% of the population is Black
  • In Alturas 0.54% of the population is Asian

Compare Alturas, CA Demographics


      Alturas population breakdown by race

      American Indian2.48%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race0.80%4.62%3.06%
      Other race0.23%13.28%4.75%
      In Alturas, 11.7% 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Alturas age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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