East Alton Madison County, Illinois

East Alton: City in Illinois, United States of America

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Location of East Alton on Illinois map.

About

East Alton is a city located in the county of Madison in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 6,301 and a population density of 437 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 5,954 inhabitants.

Geography

East Alton is located at 38°52'49"N 90°6'40"W (38.8803300, -90.1112200).

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East Alton Quick Facts

Population : 5,954 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Madison County
Postal code : 62024
Area : 14.41 km2
Altitude : 1,444 feet / 440 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 07:00:31 (2nd August 2021)
Density : 413 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -5.83% (2010-2019)

Demographics

According to census records, the population of East Alton decreased by 5.83% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 6,301 - census
2011 6,230 -1.14% estimation process
2012 6,190 -0.65% estimation process
2013 6,142 -0.78% estimation process
2014 6,186 0.71% estimation process
2015 6,141 -0.73% estimation process
2016 6,105 -0.59% estimation process
2017 6,068 -0.61% estimation process
2018 6,015 -0.88% estimation process
2019 5,954 -1.02% estimation process

East Alton zip code is 62024. County name: Madison, County fips: 17119

People born in East Alton (2)

People born in East Alton, including baseball player Joe Astroth, baseball player Gary Collins, you can see a list of people who born in East Alton.

Schools

College & universities near East Alton

Code Name City ZIP
446084 CALC Institute of Technology Alton (IL) 62002

Stations (9)

Amtrak & bus stations near East Alton

Code Name Address Type
ALN Alton 3400 College Ave. RAIL
STL Gateway Transportation Center 551 South 16th St. RAIL
KWD Kirkwood 110 West Argonne Dr. RAIL
CRV Carlinville 128 Alton Rd. RAIL
WAH Washington 301 West Front St. RAIL

Other cities in Madison County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Madison County , IL. (more)

City Name Population Title
Troy 47,768 City in Madison County, Illinois, United States
Edwardsville 38,316 City in Madison County, Illinois, United States
Collinsville 35,603 City in Illinois
Wood River 30,180 City in Illinois, United States
Upper Alton 29,251 City in Madison County, Illinois, United States of America
Alton 26,208 City in Madison County, Illinois, United States
Granite City 25,643 Township in Madison County, Illinois
Godfrey 17,400 Village in Madison County, Illinois, United States
Glen Carbon 12,850 Village in Illinois, United States
Nameoki 12,271 Township in Madison County, Illinois
Highland 9,834 City in Madison County, Illinois, United States
Bethalto 9,210 Village in Illinois
Maryville 7,952 City in Illinois, United States of America
Newport 6,667 Neighborhood in Madison, Illinois, USA
Pontoon Beach 5,641 Town
Rosewood Heights 4,038 Census designated place

Distance to Other Cities

East Alton distances to largest Illinois cities

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