Altha is a tiny town located in the state of Florida. With a population of 529 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Altha is the 447th largest community in Florida.
Altha is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.42% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Altha is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Altha who work in office and administrative support (22.22%), sales jobs (16.46%), and healthcare (14.40%).
Also of interest is that Altha has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One downside of living in Altha is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Altha, the average commute to work is 32.35 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Altha is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The citizens of Altha have a very low rate of college education: just 8.97% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.
The per capita income in Altha in 2010 was $16,588, which is low income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $66,352 for a family of four. Altha also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 30.30% of its population below the federal poverty line.
The people who call Altha home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Altha residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Altha include German, English, French , and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Altha is English. Other important languages spoken here include African languages and Hebrew.