Living in Altoona, PA

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Altoona, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Population
43,987
Unemployment
4.9%
Poverty
23.4%
Median Home
$88,500
Median Income
$41,403
Median Rent
$697

Altoona SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
5
Amenities
9.5
Education
6
Commute
9

Altoona, PA Crime Report

939
Total Crimes
2,162.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-12.70%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Altoona
/ 100k People
Pennsylvania
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 939 2,162.1 1,709.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 264 607.9 306.4 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 5.2 5.0
Robbery 22 50.7 76.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 159 366.1 191.1 250.2
Property Crime 675 1,554.3 1,403.4 2,109.9
Burglary 142 327.0 182.4 340.5
Larceny 481 1,107.6 1,124.2 1,549.5
Car Theft 52 119.7 96.8 219.9

Altoona, PA Cost Of Living

87
Altoona's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Altoona Pennsylvania National Average
Overall 87 99 100
Services 99 98 100
Groceries 99 103 100
Health 88 94 100
Housing 52 91 100
Transportation 106 109 100
Utilities 119 111 100

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Rankings for Altoona in Pennsylvania

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Population over time in Altoona

Year Population % Change
2019 43,987 -0.9%
2018 44,372 -0.8%
2017 44,749 -1.0%
2016 45,209 -1.3%
2015 45,814 -0.4%
2014 45,987 -0.5%
2013 46,195 -0.5%
2012 46,434 -0.5%
2011 46,662 -0.5%
2010 46,883 -

Race / Ethnicity in Altoona

White
91.0% (40,027)
African American
3.4% (1,512)
American Indian
0.1% (26)
Asian
0.2% (89)
Hawaiian
0.0% (16)
Other
0.0% (18)
Two Or More
2.8% (1,223)
Hispanic
2.4% (1,076)
Race Altoona PA USA
White 91.0% 76.4% 60.7%
African American 3.4% 10.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 0.2% 3.4% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.8% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.4% 7.3% 18.0%

Gender in Altoona

Female
52.1% (22,929)
Male
47.9% (21,058)
Gender Altoona PA USA
Female 52.1% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 47.9% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Altoona for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (1,759)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (3,079)
High School / GED
47.0% (20,673)
Some College
17.0% (7,477)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (3,518)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (5,278)
Master's Degree
5.0% (2,199)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Altoona PA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 47.0% 35.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Altoona, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
10.3% (450,909)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.3% (364,555)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.0% (572,038)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.4% (455,810)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.6% (728,176)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.7% (821,065)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.1% (486,851)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.0% (353,819)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.1% (94,522)
$200,000 or more
1.6% (70,950)
Income Altoona PA USA
Less than $10,000 10.3% 6.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.3% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.0% 9.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.4% 9.2% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.6% 12.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.7% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.1% 13.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.0% 15.2% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.1% 6.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.6% 6.6% 7.7%

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