Altoona, WI
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Altoona, Wisconsin Info Snack

Population
7,625
Unemployment
2.3%
Poverty
8.1%
Median Home
$157,600
Median Income
$55,571
Median Rent
$778

Altoona SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
8.5

Altoona, WI Crime Report

118
Total Crimes
1,486.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-39.99%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Altoona
/ 100k People
Wisconsin
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 118 1,486.3 1,764.6 2,476.7
Violent Crime 9 113.4 293.2 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 3.0 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 51.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 5 63.0 200.0 250.2
Property Crime 109 1,373.0 1,471.4 2,109.9
Burglary 16 201.5 217.6 340.5
Larceny 90 1,133.6 1,127.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 3 37.8 126.8 219.9

Altoona, WI Cost Of Living

96
Altoona's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Altoona Wisconsin National Average
Overall 96 96 100
Services 104 98 100
Groceries 91 97 100
Health 111 113 100
Housing 81 88 100
Transportation 109 100 100
Utilities 108 97 100

Altoona, WI Photos

Altoona Wisconsin Mosque
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Rankings for Altoona in Wisconsin

Map Of Altoona, WI

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Population over time in Altoona

Year Population % Change
2019 7,625 1.7%
2018 7,499 2.0%
2017 7,350 2.2%
2016 7,193 2.0%
2015 7,053 1.6%
2014 6,940 1.4%
2013 6,844 0.9%
2012 6,780 1.1%
2011 6,706 0.3%
2010 6,685 -

Race / Ethnicity in Altoona

White
90.6% (6,907)
African American
0.8% (61)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
3.5% (266)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.6% (122)
Hispanic
3.5% (269)
Race Altoona WI USA
White 90.6% 81.3% 60.7%
African American 0.8% 6.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.8% 0.7%
Asian 3.5% 2.8% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.6% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.5% 6.8% 18.0%

Gender in Altoona

Female
45.6% (3,477)
Male
54.4% (4,148)
Gender Altoona WI USA
Female 45.6% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 54.4% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Altoona for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (381)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (152)
High School / GED
20.0% (1,525)
Some College
21.0% (1,601)
Associate's Degree
23.0% (1,753)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (1,143)
Master's Degree
7.0% (533)
Professional Degree
4.0% (305)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (228)
Education Altoona WI USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 20.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 23.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 20.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 4.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Altoona, Wisconsin

Less than $10,000
2.4% (17,974)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.4% (56,525)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.7% (74,263)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.8% (105,009)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.8% (82,541)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.9% (152,074)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.0% (121,801)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.5% (110,685)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.1% (15,845)
$200,000 or more
3.4% (25,779)
Income Altoona WI USA
Less than $10,000 2.4% 4.7% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.4% 4.3% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.7% 9.0% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.8% 9.4% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.8% 13.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.9% 18.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.0% 14.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.5% 15.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.1% 5.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.4% 4.9% 7.7%

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