Population density (sq mi)4035891
Median age39.837.737.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)61%58%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1849%42%43%
Speak English95%93%79%
Speak Spanish4%5%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Altus is 594% higher than Arkansas
  • The median age in Altus is 6% higher than Arkansas
  • In Altus 96.68% of the population is White
  • In Altus 0.27% of the population is Black
  • In Altus 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Altus, AR Demographics


      Altus population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.00%0.63%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.23%0.18%
      Mixed race0.93%2.23%3.06%
      Other race2.12%2.28%4.75%
      In Altus, 5.0% 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

      Altus age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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