The City of Altus had a population of 657 as of July 1, 2022.
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 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||657 (100%)|
|Population in Households||657 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||545 (83.0%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$45,048|
|Average Household Income||$59,897|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||15%|
|Per Capita Income||$23,763|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||328 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||232 (70.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||45 (13.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||50 (15.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$127,128|
|Average Home Value||$148,918|
|Housing Affordability Index3||184|
|Average Household Size||2.36|
|Average Family Size||3.00|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.42%|
|Per Capita Income||2.52%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.09%|
The table below compares Altus to the other 625 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2022 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||# 249||60th|
|Population Density||# 284||55th|
|Median Household Income||# 338||46th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 320||51st|
|Per Capita Income||# 446||29th|
|Diversity Index||# 449||28th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arkansas Census Data Comparison Tool.