Altoona, PA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Altoona, Pennsylvania Info Snack

Population
43,669
Unemployment
6.2%
Poverty
21.3%
Median Home
$92,900
Median Income
$42,244
Median Rent
$701

Altoona SnackAbility

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

Altoona, PA Crime Report

939
Total Crimes
2,162.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-7.84%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Altoona
/ 100k People
Pennsylvania
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 939 2,162.1 2,033.6 2,346.0
Violent Crime 264 607.9 389.5 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 7.9 6.5
Robbery 22 50.7 83.9 73.9
Aggravated Assault 159 366.1 264.6 279.7
Property Crime 675 1,554.3 1,644.1 1,958.2
Burglary 142 327.0 248.6 314.2
Larceny 481 1,107.6 1,274.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 52 119.7 121.0 246.0

Altoona, PA Cost Of Living

88
Altoona's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Altoona Pennsylvania National Average
Overall 88 102 100
Services 97 100 100
Groceries 111 108 100
Health 96 94 100
Housing 52 92 100
Transportation 118 113 100
Utilities 118 112 100

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Rankings for Altoona in Pennsylvania

Map Of Altoona, PA

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Population over time in Altoona

Year Population % Change
2020 43,669 -1.6%
2019 44,372 -0.8%
2018 44,749 -1.0%
2017 45,209 -1.3%
2016 45,814 -0.4%
2015 45,987 -0.5%
2014 46,195 -0.5%
2013 46,434 -0.5%
2012 46,662 -0.5%
2011 46,883 -

Race / Ethnicity in Altoona

White
91.1% (39,787)
African American
3.4% (1,483)
American Indian
0.1% (50)
Asian
0.2% (88)
Hawaiian
0.0% (17)
Other
0.0% (13)
Two Or More
3.0% (1,317)
Hispanic
2.1% (914)
Race Altoona PA USA
White 91.1% 75.7% 60.1%
African American 3.4% 10.6% 12.2%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.6%
Asian 0.2% 3.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.0% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 2.1% 7.6% 18.2%

Gender in Altoona

Female
51.4% (22,449)
Male
48.6% (21,220)
Gender Altoona PA USA
Female 51.4% 51.0% 50.8%
Male 48.6% 49.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Altoona for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (1,310)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (3,493)
High School / GED
46.0% (20,087)
Some College
18.0% (7,860)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (3,056)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (5,240)
Master's Degree
5.0% (2,183)
Professional Degree
1.0% (436)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Altoona PA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 2.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 46.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 18.0% 16.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Altoona, Pennsylvania

Less than $10,000
9.3% (405,018)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.8% (382,412)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.9% (519,459)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.2% (490,496)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.1% (702,895)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.8% (776,128)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.6% (463,416)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.1% (442,930)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.3% (100,077)
$200,000 or more
1.9% (84,064)
Income Altoona PA USA
Less than $10,000 9.3% 5.8% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.8% 4.0% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.9% 8.8% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.2% 9.0% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.1% 12.1% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.8% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.6% 13.2% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.1% 15.7% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.3% 6.7% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.9% 7.1% 8.3%

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