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Altha, Florida - Basic Facts

Altha is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Town of Altha.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Calhoun County at latitude 30.5705 and longitude -85.1271. Calhoun County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 207 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Town of Altha (see map) encompass a land area of 1.46 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles.

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Altha, FL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Altha to the other 920 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Florida by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 814 12th
Population Density1 # 758 18th
Diversity Index2 # 827 10th
Median Household Income # 643 30th
Per Capita Income # 599 35th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Florida Census Data Comparison Tool.

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Altha, FL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 552
Population in Households 552
Population in Familes 448
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 378
Diversity Index2 17
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 227
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 154
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 262 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 159 (60.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 68 (26.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 35 (13.4%)
Median Home Value $82,353
Average Home Value $112,816
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $37,413
Average Household Income $48,171
Per Capita Income $20,048
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.69% 0.47%
Households 0.85% 0.52%
Families 0.46% 0.51%
Median Household Income   3.55%
Per Capita Income   2.16%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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