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The City of Altus had a population of 720 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Altus is located at latitude 35.4462 and longitude -93.7624 in Franklin County. The formal boundaries for the City of Altus 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 545 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.
|Total Population||720 (100%)|
|Population in Households||720 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||595 (82.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$43,391|
|Average Household Income||$54,777|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||9%|
|Per Capita Income||$21,639|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||353 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||217 (61.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||87 (24.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||49 (13.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$91,447|
|Average Home Value||$138,188|
|Housing Affordability Index3||309|
|Average Household Size||2.37|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.56%|
|Per Capita Income||1.54%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.18%|
The table below compares Altus to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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 Density||# 289||47th|
|Median Household Income||# 220||59th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 417||77th|
|Per Capita Income||# 301||44th|
|Diversity Index||# 373||31st|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arkansas Census Data Comparison Tool.