Alta Buena Vista County, Iowa
Alta: City in Buena Vista County, Iowa, United States
Alta is a city located in the county of Buena Vista in the U.S. state of Iowa. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,883 and a population density of 675 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,916 inhabitants.
The city was created 150 years ago in 1871.
Alta Quick Facts
|Population :||1,916 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Iowa (United States)|
|County :||Buena Vista County|
|Postal code :||51002|
|Phone Area Codes :||712|
|Area :||2.79 km2|
|Altitude :||1,490 feet / 454 meters|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1872 (150 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||Central Time Zone|
|Local time :||04:05:01 (29th May 2022)|
|Density :||686 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||1.72% (2010-2020)|
Alta is located at 42°40'25"N 95°17'26"W (42.6735900, -95.2905500).
The population of Alta increased by 1.72% in 10 years.
People born in Alta (3)
Schools in Alta
College & universities near Alta, IA
|153001||Buena Vista University||Storm Lake (IA)||50588|
Post offices near Alta
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Alta Post Office||Alta (IA)||51002|
Other places with the same name (2)
- Alta , Utah town in Salt Lake County, Utah, United States with a population of 377 people.
Other cities in Buena Vista County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Buena Vista County , IA.
|Storm Lake||10,438||City in Iowa|
|Newell||859||City in Iowa, United States|
|Sioux Rapids||733||City in Iowa|
|Lakeside||690||City in Buena Vista County, Iowa, United States|
|Albert City||665||Human settlement in Buena Vista County, Iowa, United States of America|
|Marathon||228||City in Buena Vista County, Iowa, United States of America|
|Rembrandt||195||City in Buena Vista County, Iowa, United States|
|Linn Grove||146||Human settlement in Buena Vista County, Iowa, United States of America|
|Truesdale||77||Human settlement in Buena Vista County, Iowa, United States of America|
Distance to Other Cities
Alta distances to largest Iowa cities