The unemployment rate in Alton is 3.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Alton jobs have decreased by 0.4%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Alton's cost of living is 13.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Alton, while January and February are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Penobscot county flipped Republican in 2016, after voting Democratic in 2012, 2008, and 2004, and Republican in 2000. More Voting Stats
Alton's population is 951 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 18.9%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 32.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Alton is $135,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.6%. Check out the homes in the area
Alton public schools spend $12,932 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 10.1 students per teacher in Alton. More Education