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Alton, IL Real Estate

Alton, Illinois is located in Madison County. Nearby cities and towns include East Alton, West Alton, Rosewood Heights, Wood River, Godfrey, Bethalto, Hartford, Roxana, South Roxana, Old Jamestown, Spanish Lake, Brighton, Black Jack, Mitchell, Glasgow Village, Portage Des Sioux, Bellefontaine Neighbors, Elsah, Castle Point, Holiday Shores, Riverview, Edwardsville, Florissant, Moline Acres, Granite City, Dellwood, Calverton Park, Ferguson, Glen Carbon, Pontoon Beach, Jennings, Bunker Hill, Flordell Hills, Country Club Hills, Madison, Kinloch, Berkeley, Cool Valley, Hazelwood, Norwood Court, Pasadena Park, Grafton, Northwoods, Pasadena Hills, Maryville, Shipman, Bellerive, Normandy, Pine Lawn, Venice, Beverly Hills, Glen Echo Park, Uplands Park, Bel-Ridge, Velda Village Hills, Hamel, Edmundson, Velda City, Woodson Terrace, Otterville, Bel-Nor, Worden, Hillsdale, St. John, Greendale, Brooklyn, Fidelity, Charlack, Jerseyville, Collinsville, Royal Lakes, Breckenridge Hills, Bridgeton, Pagedale, St. Ann, Sycamore Hills, Wellston, Fairmont City, Hanley Hills, Vinita Terrace, Vinita Park, Troy, Overland, Medora, Dorchester, University City, Washington Park, St. Louis, Wilsonville, Champ, East St. Louis, Caseyville, Olivette, Clayton, St. Charles, Staunton, Livingston, Richmond Heights, Williamson, Marine, Maryland Heights, Sauget, Mount Clare, Alorton, Sawyerville, Ladue, Alhambra, Maplewood, Brentwood, Kane, Fairview Heights, Benld, Centreville, Creve Coeur, Cahokia, Fieldon, Gillespie, Rock Hill, Westwood, Brussels, White City, Frontenac, Shrewsbury, Mackenzie, East Gillespie, St. Jacob, Warson Woods, Eagarville, Huntleigh, Webster Groves, Chesterfield, O'Fallon, Crystal Lake Park, and Glendale. Alton is a suburban community with a population of 28,480. The median household income is $38,276. In Alton, 42% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 29% of the households. Half the population of Alton commutes 18 minutes or less to work, with 66% of residents holding white collar jobs and 34% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Alton, IL is 51 years, with 51% of those homes owned, 38% rented, and 11% not occupied. In the previous year, 230 Alton properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Alton in the previous year was $86,228.

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Alton, IL Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

Alton, IL
  • 58% Single
  • 42% Married
  • 51% Single
  • 49% Married

Male VS. Female

Alton, IL
  • 52% Female
  • 48% Male
  • 51% Female
  • 49% Male

Average Age of Citizens in Alton, IL

  • 38
  • 38
  • Alton, IL
  • Illinois

Average Age of Homes in Alton, IL

  • 51
  • 38
  • Alton, IL
  • Illinois

Vacant Homes in Alton, IL

  • 11%
  • 8%
  • Alton, IL
  • Illinois

Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $47,443
  • $77,034
  • Alton, IL
  • Illinois

Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

Alton, IL
  • 51% Owned
  • 38% Rented
  • 60% Owned
  • 32% Rented