Altus is located in northwest Arkansas. Altus is between the Franklin, Johnson county. Altus has 1.82 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Altus population is 843, which has grown 3.18% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 10.24% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Altus median household income is $30,795 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 40.99% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 28.22% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Altus median house value is $69,500 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 40.40% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 49.31% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Altus is better than the state average in quality. The Altus area code is 479.