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Alta is in Teton County, in the Jackson metro area. [NOTE: This is not the only community in Wyoming named Alta. For links to other places called Alta, WY, see the Duplicate Names box at right.]

The latitude of Alta is 43.753N. The longitude is -111.036W.

It is in the Mountain Standard time zone. Elevation is 6,440 feet.

The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 400.


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Median household income
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$56,750
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Alta demographic reports
Nearby parks & recreation: Targhee National Forest

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12% of Alta residents report German ancestry, and 5% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Alta ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Alta was $40,680, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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56% of Alta residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Alta, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $421.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,239.


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Teton County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Alta political report.

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The average commute time for Alta workers is 26 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

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Hotels in Alta include Grand Targhee Ski & Summer Resort.

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