Alton, Missouri 

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Population

823

-27.7% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

5.5%

Median Income

$22,188

Median Home Price

$116,400

Median Age

50.3

Comfort Index (Climate)

7.3 / 6.0

summer / winter

United States / Missouri / No Metro Area / Oregon County / Alton / Zip Codes
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September, May and October are the most pleasant months in Alton, while January and December are the least comfortable months.


Alton, MO Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Missouri
County: Oregon County
Metro Area: No Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately conservative
City: Alton
Zip Codes: 65606


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Alton is 5.5% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Alton jobs have decreased by 1.0%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Alton's cost of living is 31.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Alton's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Oregon county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 81.2% to 17.4%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Alton's population is 823 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 27.7%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 20.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Alton is Real Estate: $116,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.0%.

SCHOOLS
Alton public schools spend $9,193 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.7 students per teacher in Alton. More Education



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Housing Market in Alton

It's a good time to buy in Alton. Home Appreciation is up 7.4% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Alton is $116,400.

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Reviews for Alton   4 Reviews
Like the USA in the 1950's - 4/17/2007
If your looking for Mayberry this is it, simple lifestyle, people wave at you when passing in traffice. Good family values, quiet,... Read More

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Now living here - 9/20/2006
Now living here and hope it never loses it quaint appeal. reminds us of the USA in the 1950's. Best move we have ever made in our lives. We are trying to sell our home... Read More

Best place we have found - 5/9/2006
To find Alton you have to get lost. It is the nicest town we have ever visited. Low crime 1-2's, great water 100, great air quality 75. Low low low cost of living.... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN ALTON, MISSOURI
65606

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