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As of 2010-2014, the total population of Alta Vista is 474, which is 7.24% more than it was in 2000. The population growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 7.24% and is lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. The Alta Vista population density is 1,326.99 people per square mile, which is much higher than the state average density of 35.04 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Alta Vista is white, which represent 94.30% of the total population. The average Alta Vista education level is lower than the state average and is lower than the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 474. #311

Population Growth Since 2000, #186

Alta Vista, KS

Population Density, #164

Alta Vista, KS
1,326.99 per square mile
35.04 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:447 (94.30%, #405)
Black:0 (0.00%, #280)
Hispanic:18 (3.80%, #248)
Asian:0 (0.00%, #227)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):0 (0.00%, #343)
One Race, Other:0 (0.00%, see rank)
Two or More Races:27 (5.70%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

418 (88.19%) out of the total population of 474 reported first ancestry.

 Alta Vista, KS% of the Total PopulationKansasU.S.
Arab00.00%, see rank0.33%0.56%
Czech30.63%, see rank0.83%0.47%
Danish20.42%, see rank0.49%0.42%
Dutch30.63%, see rank1.95%1.40%
English5110.76%, see rank9.83%8.02%
French142.95%, see rank3.14%3.34%
German17436.71%, see rank28.39%15.03%
Greek00.00%, see rank0.18%0.41%
Hungarian00.00%, see rank0.17%0.46%
Irish8016.88%, see rank12.39%10.80%
Italian61.27%, see rank2.36%5.52%
Norwegian51.05%, see rank1.07%1.42%
Polish51.05%, see rank1.40%3.01%
Portuguese00.00%, see rank0.11%0.44%
Russian20.42%, see rank0.73%0.92%
Scotch-Irish40.84%, see rank1.19%0.99%
Scottish51.05%, see rank1.94%1.72%
Subsaharan African00.00%, see rank0.73%0.95%
Swedish234.85%, see rank2.35%1.27%
Swiss40.84%, see rank0.52%0.30%
Ukrainian00.00%, see rank0.10%0.31%
American7916.67%, see rank8.17%7.12%
Welsh40.84%, see rank0.77%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 249 (52.53%, see rank)
Females: 225 (47.47%, see rank)

Alta Vista, KS
Male: 52.53%
Female: 47.47%
Male: 49.71%
Female: 50.29%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Alta Vista, KS
44.40 years old
36.00 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Alta Vista, KS
44.20 years old
34.70 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Alta Vista, KS
44.70 years old
37.40 years old
38.80 years old

 Alta Vista, KS% of the Total PopulationKansasU.S.
Under 5 years214.43%, see rank7.03%6.36%
5 to 9 years214.43%, see rank7.08%6.51%
10 to 14 years377.81%, see rank6.92%6.59%
15 to 19 years275.70%, see rank7.03%6.85%
20 to 24 years285.91%, see rank7.35%7.13%
25 to 34 years6313.29%, see rank13.33%13.47%
35 to 44 years4910.34%, see rank11.99%12.96%
45 to 54 years7616.03%, see rank13.40%14.09%
55 to 64 years8417.72%, see rank12.16%12.29%
65 to 74 years449.28%, see rank7.20%7.64%
75 to 84 204.22%, see rank4.38%4.25%
85 years and over40.84%, see rank2.12%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Alta Vista, KSKansasU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population340, 100%1,861,894209,056,129
Less Than High School30, 8.82%, see rank10.05%13.67%
High School Graduate173, 50.88%, see rank27.17%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree88, 25.88%, see rank32.06%29.09%
Bachelor Degree45, 13.24%, see rank19.87%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree4, 1.18%, see rank10.84%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#12.78, see rank13.7913.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Alta Vista, KS KansasU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)52100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank89.18%10.82%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)2688.46%, see rank11.54%, see rank90.68%9.32%90.60%9.40%
College12100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank85.94%14.06%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School5100.00%, see rank0.00%, see rank77.27%22.73%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Alta Vista, KSKansasU.S.
Total Households204, 100%1,112,335116,211,092
Average Household Size2.32, see rank2.522.63
1 Person Households69, 33.82%, see rank28.49%27.57%
2 or More Person Households135, 66.18%, see rank71.51%72.43%
Family Households (Families)126, 61.76%, see rank65.72%66.22%
Average Family Size3.07, see rank3.183.32
Married-Couple Family93, 45.59%, see rank51.01%48.42%
Nonfamily Households78, 38.24%, see rank34.28%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Alta Vista, KS%KansasU.S.
15 Years and Over Total395see rank2,276,416252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over208100%, see rank1,123,431123,281,364
Never Married5225.00%, see rank31.74%35.77%
Married10751.44%, see rank55.19%52.04%
Widowed41.92%, see rank2.66%2.57%
Divorced4521.63%, see rank10.41%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over187100%, see rank1,152,985129,692,771
Never Married2814.97%, see rank25.22%29.48%
Married11762.57%, see rank53.05%49.19%
Widowed168.56%, see rank9.10%9.16%
Divorced2613.90%, see rank12.62%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Alta Vista, KS%KansasU.S.
Native46297.47%, see rank93.21%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence29862.87%, see rank58.88%58.73%
Born in Different State15332.28%, see rank33.49%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
112.32%, see rank0.83%1.42%
Foreign Born122.53%, see rank6.79%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship20.42%, see rank2.37%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship102.11%, see rank4.42%7.09%
Born In Europe20.42%, see rank0.53%1.53%
Born In Asia00.00%, see rank2.00%3.82%
Born In Africa00.00%, see rank0.38%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.03%0.07%
Born In Latin America102.11%, see rank3.76%6.83%
Born In Northern America00.00%, see rank0.09%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Alta Vista, KS%KansasU.S.
English19997.55%, see rank88.76%79.39%
Spanish52.45%, see rank6.78%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages00.00%, see rank2.07%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages00.00%, see rank1.81%3.36%
Other00.00%, see rank0.57%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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