Alturas Information

Alturas Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Alturas, CA

General Alturas Information

State: California

County: Modoc County

Close cities: Lake-City, CA, Canby, CA, Cedarville, CA, Lookout, CA, Chilcoot, CA, Davis-Creek, CA, Likely, CA, Adin, CA

Alturas Population (census data)
Total 2,795 (-1.9% since 2000)
Male 1,327 (47.5%)
Female 1,468 (52.5%)

Population Density: 1,272 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 90.2 (US Avg is 100)

Alturas Elevation: 4,366 feet above sea level

Land Area: 2.20 square miles

Median Household Income: $30,590

Zip Codes: 96101.

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Alturas Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (80.2%)
  • Hispanic (11.9%)
  • American Indian (6.7%)
  • Other race (4.8%)
  • Two or more races (3.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • English (14.9%)
  • Irish (14.5%)
  • United States (13.6%)
  • German (10.5%)
  • Dutch (4.3%)
  • French (3.2%)
Foriegn Born: 223 people (8.0%)
  • Latin America (63.5%)
  • North America (19.0%)
  • Asia (17.5%)

Local Alturas Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Oakland Athletics, San Francisco Giants
NBA Basketball: Golden State Warriors, Sacramento Kings
NHL Hockey: San Jose Sharks

Alturas School Information

High Schools
High Desert Community Day (802 North East Street, Alturas, CA, 96101 - Modoc Joint Unified District)
Modoc High (900 North Main Street, Alturas, CA, 96101 - Modoc Joint Unified District)
Warner High (802 North East Street, Alturas, CA, 96101 - Modoc Joint Unified District)
Middle Schools
Modoc Middle (906 West Fourth Street, Alturas, CA, 96101 - Modoc Joint Unified District)
Elementary Schools
Alturas Elementary (809 West Eighth Street, Alturas, CA, 96101 - Modoc Joint Unified District)
Other/Private Schools
Alturas Community Day (906 West Fourth Street, Alturas, CA, 96101 - Modoc Joint Unified District)
Modoc Charter (214 West 1st Street, Alturas, CA, 96101 - Modoc Joint Unified District)
Modoc County Community (112 East Second Street, Alturas, CA, 96101 - Modoc County Office Of Education District)
Modoc County Special Education (139 Henderson Street, Alturas, CA, 96101 - Modoc County Office Of Education District)

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