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Alton is a city in Oregon County.
It is the county seat.
The community was named for Alton, IL
The latitude of Alton is 36.694N. The longitude is -91.399W.It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 781 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 647.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Alton demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Oregon County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 65606 ZIP code.
10% of Alton residents report German ancestry, and 15% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Alton ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Alton was $10,071, compared with $21,587 nationally.
9% of Alton residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Alton, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $225. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $415.
Libraries in Alton include Alton Branch Library ... View libraries
Oregon County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Alton political report.
The average commute time for Alton workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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