The City of Altus had a population of 742 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Altus is located at latitude 35.4461 and longitude -93.7639 in Franklin County. The formal boundaries for the City of Altus (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.81 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Franklin County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 541 feet.
The City of Altus (GNIS ID: 2403091) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Altus population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||742|
|Population in Familes||616|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.34|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||354 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||238 (67.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||79 (22.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||37 (10.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$96,831|
|Average Home Value||$147,574|
|Median Household Income||$36,839|
|Average Household Income||$48,287|
|Per Capita Income||$19,284|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.5%|
|Per Capita Income||2.11%|
The table below compares Altus to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 247||54th|
|Population Density1||# 281||48th|
|Diversity Index2||# 379||30th|
|Median Household Income||# 265||51st|
|Per Capita Income||# 316||42nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arkansas Census Data Comparison Tool.