Alta IA Real Estate
Alta IA Real Estate
Alta is a very small city located in the state of Iowa. With a population of 1,936 people and just one neighborhood, Alta is the 166th largest community in Iowa.
Occupations and Workforce
Alta is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Alta is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Alta who work in office and administrative support (10.74%), management occupations (9.71%), and sales jobs (9.33%). Alta IA Real Estate
Setting & Lifestyle
One of the benefits of Alta is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 16.75 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result. Alta IA Real Estate
Being a small city, Alta does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work. Alta IA Real Estate
In terms of college education, Alta is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 18.67% of adults 25 and older in Alta have a bachelor’s degree or advanced degree. Alta IA Real Estate
The per capita income in Alta in 2010 was $27,902, which is wealthy relative to Iowa, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $111,608 for a family of four. However, Alta contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Alta is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Alta home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Alta residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Alta also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.18% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Alta include Irish, Swedish, Norwegian, and English.
The most common language spoken in Alta is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.
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