East Alton, IL
East Alton is located in southwest Illinois. East Alton is part of Madison County. East Alton has 5.33 square miles of land area and 0.23 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total East Alton population is 6,231, which has shrunk 8.77% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 3.62% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. East Alton median household income is $40,515 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 42.64% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 22.70% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. East Alton median house value is $76,700 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 37.95% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 34.33% 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 East Alton is worse than the state average in quality. The East Alton area code is 618.