Alton, MO Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 373 housing units in Alton. This represents a 1.1% growth from 369 in 1990.

Of those housing units, none were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 373 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Alton is about 58.1%. Alton's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 11%. Average household size is 2.02 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Alton were built after 1960.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type0.80%
One Bedroom7.80%
Two Bedrooms48.30%
Three Bedrooms37.50%
Four Bedrooms4.60%
Five Bedrooms or more1.10%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.15
Median year structure was built1961
Median Value of occupied units$42,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$36,700

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size1.83
Median year structure was built1959
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$185

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage1.90%
Home Equity Loan0%
Simple Mortgage37.70%
Debt Free60.40%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs18.1%