Altona is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Altona Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Boulder County at latitude 40.1339 and longitude -105.2828. Boulder County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,600 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Altona Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.69 sq. miles and a water area of 0.06 sq. miles.Photos of the local Altona, CO area
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|Population in Households||496|
|Population in Familes||395|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||20|
|Average Household Size||2.19|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||237 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||186 (78.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||41 (17.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||10 ( 4.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$589,844|
|Average Home Value||$636,968|
|Median Household Income||$107,899|
|Average Household Income||$138,763|
|Per Capita Income||$58,233|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||6.29%|
|Per Capita Income||4.68%|
The table below compares Altona to the other 458 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Colorado 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.
|Total Population||# 280||39th|
|Population Density1||# 327||29th|
|Diversity Index2||# 355||22nd|
|Median Household Income||# 31||93rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 18||96th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Colorado Census Data Comparison Tool.