East Alton, Illinois

Current Temperature ° Population 6,309

Homefacts City Report

Schools

School Rating is Below Average
  • No High School Diploma: 15.2%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 72.9%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 11.9%

Crime Rate

4.99% Lower than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 81
  • Violent Crimes: 274
  • Robbery: 16
  • Burglary: 549
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

68.93% Higher than national avg.
  • 32 offenders in East Alton
  • 50.72 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $89,900
  • Median Sales Price: $46,750
  • Foreclosures: 30
  • Homes For Sale: 58
  • Homes For Rent: 0

Environmental Hazards

72 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 4
  • Registered Polluters: 5
  • Superfunds: 4
  • Tanks & Spills: 59

Unemployment

Moderate 4.7%
  • Illinois unemployment average: 4.7%
  • National unemployment average: 4.4%

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3 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 3 K-12 public schools in East Alton, IL and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates East Alton's schools as Below Average, with an overall C- rating.

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Crime view details

32 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$89,900 compared to March 2016
Median Sales Price
$46,750 compared to March 2016

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    10.3%
  • Rented
    34.4%
  • Owned
    55.3%

58 Homes For Sale View All

$35,000
801 5th Street
East Alton, IL 62024
-- Beds | -- Baths
$62,900
616 Lincoln Avenue
East Alton, IL 62024
2 Beds | 1 Baths
$399,900
166 Niagara Street
East Alton, IL 62024
-- Beds | -- Baths
$74,900
1020 Linden Street
East Alton, IL 62024
3 Beds | 1 Baths

30 Foreclosures View All

median foreclosure price
No Data
$NR
Cooper
East Alton, IL 62024
-- Beds | -- Baths
$NR
3rd
East Alton, IL 62024
-- Beds | -- Baths
$NR
Pine
East Alton, IL 62024
-- Beds | -- Baths
$NR
9th
East Alton, IL 62024
-- Beds | -- Baths

Foreclosure Status Distribution

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

47 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2013, the city of East Alton, IL issued 47 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2012, the city of East Alton, IL issued 0 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Building Permits By Year

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from East Alton, IL
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $580
  • 1 Bedroom: $660
  • 2 Bedrooms: $854
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,132
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,316

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Environmental Hazards

72 Environmental Hazards

  • Brownfields
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  • Registered Polluters
    in East Alton, IL
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  • Superfunds
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  • Tanks & Spills
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (1205/1266)
    East Alton, IL has 95.18% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    East Alton, IL is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.11 Average
    East Alton, IL is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 31.77°
  • February 35.93°
  • March 48.5°
  • April 58.4°
  • May 68°
  • June 77.74°
  • July 81.5°
  • August 79.3°
  • September 70.42°
  • October 58.95°
  • November 48.13°
  • December 33.83°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for East Alton, IL

Earthquakes
East Alton, IL has a low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
East Alton, IL has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
East Alton, IL has a very high risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
East Alton, IL has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in East Alton, IL: $38,235

Unemployment

Unemployment in East Alton is 4.7%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 4.7% and 4.4% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 59.00%
White Collar - 41.00%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Bruce Rauner
  • Sen. Richard J. Durbin
  • Sen. Mark Kirk

City Representatives

  • Mike Bost

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

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0 Cemeteries view all

  • No Cemeteries found in East Alton, IL

5 FCC Towers view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in East Alton, IL

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in East Alton, IL
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