Alto strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Georgia):
Comparing Alto to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Georgia (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|College Educated Adults|
|Working at Home|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Rents|
|People Living Alone|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Nearest Medium City||35 miles N of Athens, Georgia (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||65 miles NE of Atlanta, Georgia|
|Standard Zip Codes||30510|
|Company Zip Codes||30596|
|Phone Area Codes||706|
|Time Zone||Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||28 to 49 F|
|Apr Temp||44 to 69 F|
|Jul Temp||65 to 86 F|
|Oct Temp||46 to 70 F|
|Annual Precip||60.2 inches|
|Station||DAHLONEGA 1 W|
|Jan Temp||26 to 49 F|
|Apr Temp||40 to 70 F|
|Jul Temp||62 to 86 F|
|Oct Temp||43 to 71 F|
|Annual Precip||64.8 inches|
|Jan Temp||27 to 50 F|
|Apr Temp||43 to 69 F|
|Jul Temp||63 to 86 F|
|Oct Temp||44 to 70 F|
|Annual Precip||62.9 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.35|
|American Indian & Alaskan||3||0.3%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||176||20.1%|
|Est. 2005 Population||887|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||52.3%|
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