Alta, Wyoming

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Population in 2010: 394.
Population change since 2000: -1.5%
Males: 208  (52.8%)
Females: 186  (47.2%)
Median resident age:

52.3 years
Wyoming median age:

37.5 years

Zip codes: 83414.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $90,511 (it was $56,750 in 2000)
Alta:

$90,511
WY:

$60,434

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $65,659 (it was $40,680 in 2000)

Alta CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $880,855 (it was $376,100 in 2000)
Alta:

$880,855
WY:

$214,300

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $447,028; detached houses: $448,263

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,210.

March 2019 cost of living index in Alta: 92.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 15.9%
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  • Races in Alta, WY (2010)
    • 37895.9%White alone
    • 71.8%Hispanic
    • 41.0%Two or more races
    • 20.5%Asian alone
    • 20.5%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.3%American Indian alone

Races in Alta detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Ancestries: British (25.5%), Swiss (22.3%), American (18.2%), Irish (13.4%), Scandinavian (5.9%), German (5.1%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 6440 feet

Land area: 130.0 square miles.

Population density: 3.0 people per square mile   (very low).

Alta, Wyoming map

17 residents are foreign born (2.3% North America, 2.0% Europe).

This place:

4.3%
Wyoming:

2.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,008 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,420 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Idaho Falls, ID (54.8 miles , pop. 50,730).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (409.9 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (710.1 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Driggs, ID (2.4 miles ),
Tetonia, ID (2.9 miles ),
Victor, ID (3.5 miles ),
Teton Village, WY (3.9 miles),
Moose Wilson Road, WY (4.2 miles ),
Wilson, WY (4.5 miles ),
Kelly, WY (4.6 miles),
Jackson, WY (4.8 miles )

Latitude: 43.76 N, Longitude: 111.00 W

Area code: 307

Distribution of median household income in Alta, WY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Alta, WY in 2017
Alta satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.4%
Wyoming:

3.8%
Most common industries in Alta, WY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (14.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (14.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (12.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (10.2%)
  • Public administration (8.4%)
  • Educational services (8.4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (7.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (24.2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (16.1%)
  • Public administration (14.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (9.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (6.5%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (5.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Food & beverage stores (24.2%)
  • Educational services (19.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (19.8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (8.8%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (7.7%)
  • Personal & laundry services (7.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.6%)
Most common occupations in Alta, WY (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (10.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.4%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (6.0%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (5.1%)
  • Carpenters (5.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Farmers and farm managers (10.5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (10.5%)
  • Carpenters (8.9%)
  • Transportation, tourism, and lodging attendants (6.5%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (6.5%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (5.6%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (19.8%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (17.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (13.2%)
  • Cashiers (9.9%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (8.8%)
  • Personal appearance workers (7.7%)
  • Life and physical scientists (6.6%)

Average climate in Alta, Wyoming

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Alta, Wyoming average temperatures Alta, Wyoming average precipitation Alta, Wyoming humidity Alta, Wyoming wind speed Alta, Wyoming snowfall Alta, Wyoming sunshine Alta, Wyoming clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 50.5. This is significantly better than average.

City:

50.5
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level
Sulfur Dioxide Level
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 36.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

36.9
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level
Particulate Matter Level

Earthquake activity:

Alta-area historical earthquake activity is above Wyoming state average. It is 202% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 58.4 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 141.2 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 6/30/1975 at 18:54:13, a magnitude 6.1 (5.6 MB, 5.9 MS, 6.1 UK, 6.1 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 64.5 miles away from Alta center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 402.2 miles away from Alta center
On 3/28/1975 at 02:31:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.1 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 ML) earthquake occurred 142.1 miles away from Alta center
On 2/3/1994 at 09:05:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.8 ML, Depth: 4.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 68.0 miles away from Alta center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Teton County (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Landslide: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Alta topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Alta:

  • TETON VALLEY HEALTH CARE Critical Access Hospitals (about 6 miles away; DRIGGS, ID)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Alta:

  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 40 miles; Rexburg, ID; Full-time enrollment: 30,522)
  • Idaho State University (about 95 miles; Pocatello, ID; FT enrollment: 10,350)
  • Montana State University (about 132 miles; Bozeman, MT; FT enrollment: 12,942)
  • Utah State University (about 146 miles; Logan, UT; FT enrollment: 21,131)
  • Western Wyoming Community College (about 175 miles; Rock Springs, WY; FT enrollment: 2,086)
  • Weber State University (about 184 miles; Ogden, UT; FT enrollment: 17,655)
  • Montana State University-Billings (about 187 miles; Billings, MT; FT enrollment: 4,319)

Public elementary/middle school in Alta:

  • ALTA ELEMENTARY (Location: 15 SCHOOL RD, Grades: KG-6)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Alta: Devils Stairs (A), Darby Girls Camp (B), Treasure Mountain Camp (C), Teton Campground (D), Grand Targhee Resort (E), Jackson Hole Fire and Emergency Medical Services Station 5 Alta / Driggs Volunteer Fire Department (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Treasure Lake (A), Granite Basin Lakes (B), Sunset Lake (C), South Leigh Lakes (D), Basin Lakes (E), Green Lake (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Andy Stone Creek (A), Kiln Creek (B), Miles Creek (C), Mill Creek (D), North Fork Darby Creek (E), North Fork Teton Creek (F), Roaring Creek (G), South Fork Teton Creek (H), Terrace Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Rendezvous Back Country Tours (Tours & Charters; 1110 Alta North Rd) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotel: Grand Targhee Resort-Sioux Lodge (3300 East Ski Hill Road) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Teton County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Alta and their reported violations in the past:

GRAND TARGHEE RESORT (Population served: 500, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and MAR-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2008)
TARGHEE TOWNE WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 120, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (MAY-16-2006), Fed Compliance achieved (MAR-04-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (MAY-16-2006), Fed Compliance achieved (MAR-04-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (MAY-16-2006), Fed Compliance achieved (MAR-04-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (MAY-16-2006), Fed Compliance achieved (MAR-04-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: Fed FAO issued (MAY-16-2006), Fed Compliance achieved (MAR-04-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: TTHM
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
ALTA COMMUNITY PIPELINE (Population served: 40, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUN-07-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUL-02-2012), St Public Notif requested (JUL-30-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-30-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2006, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: Fed CFP Consent Order/Decree w/penalty (DEC-21-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2004, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-29-2004), St Compliance achieved (SEP-29-2005)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2001, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-11-2002), Fed FAO issued (SEP-23-2003), St Compliance achieved (FEB-09-2005), Fed Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2009)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This place:

2.6 people
Wyoming:

2.4 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

69.5%
Whole state:

64.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

4.0%
Whole state:

7.1%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Alta:

Marital status in Alta, WY
  • Never married: 31.0%
  • Now married: 55.1%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 8.8%

For population 25 years and over in Alta:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 28.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.9
Wyoming average:

9.7

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Alta, WY (based on Teton County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant1,8205
Other1,4326
Catholic1,3971
Evangelical Protestant8958
None15,750-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Teton County:

2.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.10 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Teton County:

4.51 / 10,000 pop.
Wyoming:

5.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 53
This county:

26.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

10.08 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

4.1%
Wyoming:

7.1%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

13.4%
Wyoming:

24.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Alta:

49.6%
Wyoming:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Alta:

50.2%
State:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Alta:

29.7
Wyoming:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Alta:

21.3%
Wyoming:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.6%
Wyoming:

10.1%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Wyoming:

6.8

Overweight people:
Alta:

47.0%
Wyoming:

34.9%

General health condition:
Alta:

56.7%
Wyoming:

56.4%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.4%
Wyoming:

78.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Alta, WY Residents

10.11% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($198,919 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.11%
Wyoming average:

7.08%

0.65% of residents moved from foreign countries ($9,733 average AGI)
Teton County:

0.65%
Wyoming average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Teton County, ID  0.36% ($50,721 average AGI)
from Lincoln County, WY  0.28% ($61,588)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.17% ($78,050)


9.17% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($61,814 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.17%
Wyoming average:

7.86%

0.87% of residents moved to foreign countries ($3,648 average AGI)
Teton County:

0.87%
Wyoming average:

0.07%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Teton County, ID  0.69% ($53,793 average AGI)
to Lincoln County, WY  0.44% ($67,423)
to Salt Lake County, UT  0.31% ($66,919)

Businesses in Alta, WY

  • Nike: 1
  • Vans: 2

Strongest AM radio stations in Alta:

  • KID (590 AM; 5 kW; IDAHO FALLS, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KZNR (690 AM; 10 kW; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KUPI (980 AM; 5 kW; AMMON, ID; Owner: RAY GROTH OIL COMPANY, INC.)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KZNI (1260 AM; 5 kW; IDAHO FALLS, ID)
  • KSGT (1340 AM; 1 kW; JACKSON, WY; Owner: CHAPARRAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KBLI (1620 AM; 10 kW; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KBRV (790 AM; 5 kW; SODA SPRINGS, ID; Owner: CARIBOU BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KRSV (1210 AM; 5 kW; AFTON, WY; Owner: WESTERN WYOMING RADIO, INC.)
  • KTWO (1030 AM; 50 kW; CASPER, WY; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Alta:

  • KCHQ (102.1 FM; DRIGGS, ID; Owner: TED W. AUSTIN, JR.)
  • K209BO (89.7 FM; TETONIA, ID; Owner: FAITH COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KUWJ (90.3 FM; JACKSON, WY; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING)
  • KJAX (93.3 FM; JACKSON, WY; Owner: CATHEDRAL COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • KMTN (96.9 FM; JACKSON, WY; Owner: CHAPARRAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KZJH (95.3 FM; JACKSON, WY; Owner: CHAPARRAL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K275AB (102.9 FM; FREEDOM, WY; Owner: LOWER STAR VALLEY TV ASSOCIATION)
  • KBJX (107.9 FM; SHELLEY, ID; Owner: PACIFIC EMPIRE COMMUNICATIONS CORP)
  • K217ED (91.3 FM; DRIGGS, ID; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING)

TV broadcast stations around Alta:

  • K13QE (Channel 13; DRIGGS, ETC., ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • K59BV (Channel 59; LAVA HOT SPRINGS, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • K02KD (Channel 2; DRIGGS, ETC., ID; Owner: BOOTH CREEK SKI HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K05GU (Channel 5; DRIGGS, ETC., ID; Owner: BOOTH CREEK SKI HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K07QC (Channel 7; DRIGGS, ID; Owner: BOOTH CREEK SKI HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K09UZ (Channel 9; DRIGGS, ID; Owner: OREGON TRAIL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 20ft / 5.8mTotal length
  • $107,000Total costs
  • 2,826Total average daily traffic
  • 175Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,660Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • Grand Targhee, Ski Hill Road, Grand Targhee Resort (Lat: 43.788444 Lon: -110.935139), Type: Building, Structure height: 3.4 m, Overall height: 5.5 m, Call Sign: WQGC797,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11628.1 MHz, Grant Date: 11/22/2016, Expiration Date: 12/12/2026, Cancellation Date: 03/13/2019, Certifier: Michael P Goggin, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:
  • ALTA, Lat: 43.785111 Lon: -111.041000, Call Sign: WQGW840,
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.393 MHz, Grant Date: 05/09/2007, Expiration Date: 05/09/2017, Cancellation Date: 07/15/2017, Certifier: G.L. Simmons, Registrant: Sensus, 450 N Gallatin Ave, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (800) 638-3748, Fax: (800) 888-2403, Email:
  • FRDS, Blackfoot Lift (Lat: 43.788333 Lon: -110.935083), Type: Bant, Structure height: 3 m, Overall height: 5.2 m, Call Sign: WQQF474,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11385.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/27/2012, Expiration Date: 11/27/2022, Certifier: Jeremy Larson, Registrant: Bennet & Bennet, Pllc, 6124 Macarthur Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20816, Phone: (202) 371-1500, Fax: (202) 371-1558, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KF7MOW, Licensee ID: L01577965, Grant Date: 11/09/2010, Expiration Date: 11/09/2020, Certifier: Roger T Shea, Registrant: Roger T Shea, 75 Table Rock E Rd, Alta, WY 83414
  • Call Sign: KG7ZTL, Licensee ID: L01989327, Grant Date: 12/10/2015, Expiration Date: 12/10/2025, Certifier: Timothy Cutts, Registrant: Timothy Cutts, 855 E Alta, Alta, WY 83414
  • Call Sign: KJ7GUE, Licensee ID: L02268880, Grant Date: 05/29/2019, Expiration Date: 05/29/2029, Certifier: James L Pitsch, Registrant: James L Pitsch, 190 E Lochen Fen Ln, Alta, WY 83414


FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Alta)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Alta, WY
  • 37.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 30.7%Electricity
  • 22.5%Coal or coke
  • 9.4%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Alta, WY
  • 55.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 45.0%Electricity


Alta compared to Wyoming state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
There are 6 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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