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Welcome to Altona ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Altona has a population of 198 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Altona.
Altona is 880 feet [268 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Altona lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Altona is located in the (260) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Altona had an population of 198 people. This is an increase of 0.51% since the 2010 Census.
At the time of the 2010 Census, Altona had a population of 197 people. This makes Altona the county's 8th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 197 people, the population of Altona has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 198 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Altona.
Adding Altona to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Altona in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Altona was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Altona on a map titled .
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Altona on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Altona ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 12 communities that are also named Altona - they are located in British Columbia, Colorado, Illinois, Kentucky, Manitoba, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, Oklahoma, Ontario and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Altona.
Communities near Altona ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Altona.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Altona. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Altona.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Altona. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Altona.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Altona. See our Newspapers Page for Altona.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Altona ...
Looking for more information about Altona? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Altona, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Altona.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 10 Oct 2021