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Altheimer, Arkansas - Basic Facts

The City of Altheimer had a population of 932 as of July 1, 2017. Altheimer ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Arkansas. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Altheimer is located at latitude 34.3253 and longitude -91.8495 in Jefferson County. The formal boundaries for the City of Altheimer (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.11 sq. miles and a water area of 0.07 sq. miles. Jefferson County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 207 feet.

The City of Altheimer (GNIS ID: 2403090) 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.

The City of Altheimer is located within Township of Plum Bayou, a minor civil division (MCD) of Jefferson County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Altheimer population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Altheimer, AR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 932
Daytime Population: Workers 56
Daytime Population: Residents 572
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 628
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.67
Population in Households 900
Population in Familes 720
Population in Group Qrtrs 32
Population Density2 441
Diversity Index3 56


Median Household Income $37,932
Average Household Income $45,742
Per Capita Income $19,070


Total Housing Units 415 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 229 (55.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 117 (28.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 68 (16.4%)
Median Home Value $48,729
Average Home Value $60,870


Total Households 347
Average Household Size 2.59
Family Households 225
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.75% -1.32%
Households -0.54% -1.3%
Families -1.33% -1.37%
Median Household Income   0.27%
Per Capita Income   1.64%

Altheimer, AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Altheimer to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 214 61st
Population Density # 261 52nd
Diversity Index # 67 88th
Median Household Income # 273 50th
Per Capita Income # 384 29th

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