The unemployment rate in Alton is 2.9% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Alton jobs have increased by 0.7%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Alton's cost of living is 3.8% higher 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 December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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Brookings county voted Republican in four of the last five Presidential elections, voting Democratic in 2008. More Voting Stats
Alton's population is 376 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 104.4%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 15 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Alton is $268,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.5%. Check out the homes in the area
Alton public schools spend $10,246 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