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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Alta Vista is 422. Alta Vista, Kansas is the 13,874th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Alta Vista was in 1990, when its population was 481. In 1990, Alta Vista was the 13,219th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 13,874th largest city in the US. Alta Vista is currently 12.3% smaller than it was in 1990.
Alta Vista has shrunk 4.0% since the year 2000. Alta Vista, Kansas is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 60% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|13871||Russian Mission, Alaska||423||42.4%|
|13874||Alta Vista, Kansas||422||-4.0%|
|13876||Crown City, Ohio||422||1.9%|
The total voting age population of Alta Vista, Kansas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 356. The voting age population is 52.5% male and 47.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 21.6% of the residents of Alta Vista are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Alta Vista are 88.8% White, 6.7% Two or more races and 4.5% Black. Additionally, 3.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Alta Vista, 15.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 29.1%. On a per-household basis, 10.1% of families are below the poverty line in Alta Vista.
Among those aged 16 and older, 62.5% of Alta Vista residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.5% of Alta Vista residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 17.3% have a bachelor's degree and 1.8% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Alta Vista residents aged 5 and older, 7.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Alta Vista is 3.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Alta Vista, 15.8% 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 $44,375.
In Alta Vista, 75.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 25.0% of housing units in Alta Vista.
Of all the housing units in Alta Vista, 52.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Alta Vista, 3.3% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Alta Vista is $750.
In Alta Vista, 78.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.