Bethalto, IL

Bethalto profile

Living in Bethalto

Bethalto is a somewhat small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 9,210 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Bethalto is the 227th largest community in Illinois.

Unlike some villages, Bethalto isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Bethalto are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bethalto is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bethalto who work in office and administrative support (12.09%), management occupations (10.00%), and teaching (8.62%).

Bethalto is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.

The population of Bethalto overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Bethalto, 23.19% have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Bethalto in 2018 was $30,906, which is upper middle income relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $123,624 for a family of four. However, Bethalto contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Bethalto home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bethalto residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Bethalto include German, Irish, English, Italian, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Bethalto is English. Other important languages spoken here include Other Indo-European and Polish.