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 88.94% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Altha is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Altha who work in sales jobs (19.60%), office and administrative support (18.59%), and personal care services (15.08%).
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.
As is often the case in a small town, Altha doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In Altha, just 7.64% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Altha in 2010 was $14,686, which is low income relative to Florida and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $58,744 for a family of four. Altha also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 41.52% 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 Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Altha is English. Other important languages spoken here include African languages and Hebrew.