East Alton, IL
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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East Alton, Illinois Info Snack

Population
6,021
Unemployment
4.3%
Poverty
16.5%
Median Home
$79,700
Median Income
$52,773
Median Rent
$715

East Alton SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
4
Affordability
9
Diversity
5
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
8.5

East Alton, IL Cost Of Living

85
East Alton's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense East Alton Illinois National Average
Overall 85 98 100
Services 94 95 100
Groceries 103 97 100
Health 87 99 100
Housing 59 96 100
Transportation 88 105 100
Utilities 97 94 100

Rankings for East Alton in Illinois

Map Of East Alton, IL

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Population over time in East Alton

Year Population % Change
2020 6,021 -1.3%
2019 6,099 -1.0%
2018 6,158 -0.2%
2017 6,171 -0.7%
2016 6,215 -0.3%
2015 6,231 -0.4%
2014 6,254 -0.9%
2013 6,309 -0.9%
2012 6,364 -0.8%
2011 6,415 -

Race / Ethnicity in East Alton

White
92.6% (5,573)
African American
4.0% (239)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.2% (71)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.8% (108)
Hispanic
0.5% (30)
Race East Alton IL USA
White 92.6% 60.8% 60.1%
African American 4.0% 13.9% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 1.2% 5.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.8% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 0.5% 17.2% 18.2%

Gender in East Alton

Female
46.4% (2,796)
Male
53.6% (3,224)
Gender East Alton IL USA
Female 46.4% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 53.6% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in East Alton for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (240)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (541)
High School / GED
35.0% (2,107)
Some College
22.0% (1,324)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (541)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (903)
Master's Degree
6.0% (361)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education East Alton IL USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 35.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For East Alton, Illinois

Less than $10,000
7.1% (42,770)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.5% (38,989)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.2% (61,675)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.5% (57,185)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.6% (81,760)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.8% (125,476)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.8% (83,178)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.7% (76,325)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.3% (32,137)
$200,000 or more
0.4% (2,599)
Income East Alton IL USA
Less than $10,000 7.1% 6.1% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.5% 3.7% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.2% 8.1% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.5% 8.1% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.6% 11.2% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.8% 16.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.8% 12.9% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.7% 16.6% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.3% 7.8% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 0.4% 8.8% 8.3%

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