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East Alton, IL Overview

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East Alton has the 3240th largest population in the United States. The population shrank by 2.0% from 2010 to 2015, which was slower than the national average. East Alton is part of the St. Louis metro area. Unemployment in the St. Louis area is 4%, which is lower than the national average, and is getting better. St. Louis has the 21st largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in East Alton is below average at $47,200, and the median cost of a home in East Alton is $76,700, which is below the national average. 10% of workers in East Alton hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 83% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in East Alton. 85% of East Alton workers drive to work alone, 1% take public transit, 7% carpool, and 5% walk. People in East Alton spend an average of 26 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.

22,836
Job Openings
4.2%
Unemployment Rate
$47,200
Median Base Salary
6.2k
Population

Employment Resources

Southwestern Illinois workNet-East Alton

612 W. St. Louis Avenue
An Illinois workNet Center
East Alton, IL 62024
618-258-7171