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People

Total Population 2,907
Male Share of the Population 56.2%
Female Share of the Population 43.8%
Senior Citizens 11.1%
Employed Population 16+ 936
Age of the Population 37

Families

% of people married 48%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 8.1%
Median Earnings25+ $34,737
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $34,375
Median Earnings With High School Degree $33,973

Wealth

Median Family Income $51,645
% Above Poverty Level 77.4%
% Below Poverty Level 22.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 32 minutes
% Working from Home 2%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation 0.6%

Housing

People Living Alone 19.2%
Median Gross Rent $664
Median House Value $85,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 24.2%
US/American 0%
English 7.4%
Irish 14.4%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Altona Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 144 miles N of Schenectady, New York (center to center)
Nearest Large City 218 miles NW of Boston, Massachusetts
County Clinton
Standard Zip Codes 12910
Phone Area Codes 518
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 44.888
Longitude -73.656

Altona Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station CHAZY
Distance 10.9 miles
Jan Temp 5 to 27 F
Apr Temp 32 to 54 F
Jul Temp 58 to 80 F
Oct Temp 37 to 57 F
Annual Precip 30.2 inches
Station PLATTSBURGH AFB
Distance 18.9 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 26 F
Apr Temp 34 to 53 F
Jul Temp 60 to 80 F
Oct Temp 38 to 56 F
Annual Precip 34.4 inches
Station SOUTH HERO
Distance 24.8 miles
Jan Temp 10 to 27 F
Apr Temp 34 to 53 F
Jul Temp 61 to 81 F
Oct Temp 41 to 57 F
Annual Precip 32.5 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Altona, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Alder Bend (12910)

Irona (12910)

Purdys Mills (12910)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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