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Alto, Cherokee County, Texas

Alto is a city in Cherokee County, Texas. As of the 2014 census, the city population was 1,208. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.68 square miles. An elevation is 448 feet (136.55 m) above sea level. The population density was 718 people per square mile. The median age was 42 years (Texas state median age was 34 years). For every 100 females there were 75 males.
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Description of the Population
Population (Year: 2014)
1,208 residents
Population Change
+1.5% since 2000 year
Residents Median Age
42 years (State: 34)
Below the Poverty Line
32.8% (Year: 2013)
Population Males
516 residents
Population Females
692 residents
Population Rural
100% of residents
Foreign Born Residents
3.2% Latin America
Unemployment (Year: 2015)
5.1% (State: 4.4%)

Elections Results Data


    English Language Proficiency by Native Speakers


      Alto Marital Status Data (Over 15 Years Old)


        Alto Residents Living Below the Poverty Line (According to 2013)


          Year of Entry for the Foreign-born Alto Residents


            Countries for the Foreign-Born Residents

              Financial Information
              Median Sale for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Median Home Value (Year: 2013)
              $61,033 (State: $132,000)
              Changes in Home Value
              +$23,433 since 2000 year
              Median Gross Rent (Year: 2013)
              Median Contract Rent Range (Year: 2015)
              $202 – $271
              Median Rent for Vacant Units (Year: 2015)
              Cost of Living Index (Date: February 2016)
              79 (USA: 100)
              Property Taxes with Mortgage (Year: 2013)
              $1,761 (1.90%)
              Property Taxes without Mortgage (Year: 2013)
              $417 (1.00%)
              Median Household Income (Year: 2015)
              $18,482 (State: $51,704)
              Changes in Household Income
              -$956 since 2000 year
              Median Per Capita Income (Year: 2013)
              Changes in Per Capita Income
              +$5,785 since 2000 year
              Education Data (by Residents, Schools, Colleges)

              Education attainment (25+ years residents)


                Males 25 Years and Older


                  Females 25 Years and Older


                    Nearest Colleges & Universities

                    • Stephen F Austin State University
                      about 30 miles
                      Nacogdoches, TX
                      Full-time enrollment: 11,542
                    • Angelina College
                      about 33 miles
                      Lufkin, TX
                      FT enrollment: 3,478
                    • The University of Texas at Tyler
                      about 48 miles
                      Tyler, TX
                      FT enrollment: 5,774
                    • Tyler Junior College
                      about 50 miles
                      Tyler, TX
                      FT enrollment: 8,104
                    • Kilgore College
                      about 52 miles
                      Kilgore, TX
                      FT enrollment: 3,127
                    • Trinity Valley Community College
                      about 60 miles
                      Athens, TX
                      FT enrollment: 5,333
                    • LeTourneau University
                      about 61 miles
                      Longview, TX
                      FT enrollment: 2,357

                    List of Largest Public High Schools

                    • ALTO H S
                      Location: 248 CR 2429
                      Grades: 9-12

                    List of Largest Public Middle Schools

                    • ALTO EL
                      Students: 205
                      Location: 236 CR 2429
                      Grades: PK-4
                    • ALTO MIDDLE
                      Students: 181
                      Location: 240 CR 2429
                      Grades: 5-8
                    Alto Police Department
                    Full-time Employees (Year: 2010)
                    5 policemen
                    Full-time Law Enforcement Officers
                    5 policemen
                    Officers per 1,000 Residents
                    4.32 policemen (State: 2.20)
                    Labor Market Description

                    Unemployment Rate


                      Male: Employment in Industries (Services)


                        Female: Employment in Industries (Services)


                          Male: Most Common Occupations


                            Female: Most Common Occupations

                              Alto Infrastructure
                              Grocery Stores in the City
                              6 stores
                              Grocery Stores per 10,000 Citizens
                              1.25 (State: 1.47)
                              Supercenters in the City
                              1 centers
                              Supercenters per 10,000 Citizens
                              0.21 (State: 0.14)
                              Convenience Stores not at Gas Stations
                              7 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (no Gas)
                              1.46 (State: 1.11)
                              Convenience Stores at Gas Stations
                              15 stores
                              Convenience Stores per 10,000 (with Gas)
                              3.12 (State: 3.95)
                              Number of Restaurants in the City
                              21 restaurants
                              Restaurants per 10,000 Citizens
                              4.37 (State: 6.13)
                              Number of Houses in the City

                              Hospitals in Alto

                              • SAN ANTONIO GROUP HOME
                                204 SAN ANTONIO
                              • CARRIAGE PARK NURSING CENTER
                                305 MAGGIE SESSIONS
                              • EAST TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER RUSK
                                Hospital, about 11 miles away
                                RUSK, TX
                              • RUSK NURSING AND REHABILITA
                                Nursing Home, about 12 miles away
                                RUSK, TX
                              • FOREST HILLS GROUP HOME
                                Hospital, about 12 miles away
                                RUSK, TX
                              • RUSK STATE HOSP
                                Hospital, about 12 miles away
                                RUSK, TX
                              • BIRMINGHAM HEALTH CARE
                                Nursing Home, about 12 miles away
                                RUSK, TX
                              • BIRMINGHAM HEALTH CARE CENTER
                                Nursing Home, about 12 miles away
                                RUSK, TX
                              • RUSK REHABILITATION AND HEALTH CENTER
                                Nursing Home, about 12 miles away
                                RUSK, TX

                              Airports & Heliports in Alto

                              • Taylor Ranch Airport

                              Average Travel Time to Work


                                Means of Transportation for Getting to Work

                                  Other Information

                                  Alto by Race (According to 2010)


                                    Median Unit Value (According to 2013)


                                      Crime Rates per 100,000 Residents (According to 2010)


                                        Natural Disasters in Alto

                                          Common Weather Information
                                          Tornadoes Average Activity
                                          67% (Greater then US)
                                          Earthquakes Average Activity
                                          82% (Smaller then US)
                                          Number of Natural Disasters
                                          16 pc. (State: 12 pc.)
                                          Number of Major Disasters
                                          9 pc.
                                          Number of Emergencies Disasters
                                          7 pc.
                                          Google Map of Alto
                                          ZIP Codes for Alto: 75925
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