|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Alta Vista is 228. Alta Vista, Iowa is the 16,071st largest city in the US.
The peak population of Alta Vista was in 2000, when its population was 285. In 2000, Alta Vista was the 15,689th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 16,071st largest city in the US. Alta Vista is currently 20.0% smaller than it was in 2000.
Alta Vista has shrunk 20.0% since the year 2000. Alta Vista, Iowa's growth is below average. 76% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|16071||Alta Vista, Iowa||228||-20.0%|
|16073||Dunn Center, North Dakota||228||86.8%|
|16074||Fleischmanns, New York||228||-34.8%|
|16075||Gainesville, New York||228||-24.7%|
|16077||Henderson, West Virginia||228||-29.8%|
The total voting age population of Alta Vista, Iowa, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 217. The voting age population is 52.1% male and 47.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 26.1% of the residents of Alta Vista are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Alta Vista are 97.9% White, 1.2% Two or more races and 0.8% Asian. Additionally, 1.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Alta Vista, 5.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 0.0%. On a per-household basis, 0.0% of families are below the poverty line in Alta Vista.
Among those aged 16 and older, 60.5% of Alta Vista residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.5% of Alta Vista residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 7.5% have a bachelor's degree and 2.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Alta Vista residents aged 5 and older, 0.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Alta Vista is 2.3%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Alta Vista, 17.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Alta Vista is $47,500.
In Alta Vista, 71.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 28.3% of housing units in Alta Vista.
Of all the housing units in Alta Vista, 53.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Alta Vista, 1.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Alta Vista is $619.
In Alta Vista, 65.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.