altoona Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 64 0.8 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 2,764 33.2 % 32.8 %
Some College 2,346 28.2 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 2,200 26.4 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 952 11.4 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 7,885 94.7 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 2,648 31.8 % 31.8 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 15,317 - -
19 years old and under 4,556 29.7 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 5,440 35.5 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 3,659 23.9 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 1,662 10.9 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 13,799 98.2 % 84.8 %
Spanish 252 1.8 % 14.1 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,565 27.5 % 33.2 %
Married 3,370 59.3 % 50.6 %
Separated 230 4.0 % 2.6 %
Divorced 517 9.1 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 6,099 - -
Occupied Housing Units 5,843 95.8 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 256 4.2 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 3,828 62.8 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 834 13.7 % 5.8 %
2-Units 49 0.8 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 145 2.4 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 78 1.3 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 262 4.3 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 677 11.1 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 226 3.7 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,482 24.3 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 590 9.7 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 944 15.5 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 404 6.6 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 264 4.3 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 186 3.0 % 13.1 %
Electric 1,673 27.4 % 32.8 %
Natural Gas 4,063 66.6 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 43 0.7 % 4.2 %
Other Fuel 23 0.4 % 0.4 %
None 41 0.7 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 14,805 98.8 % 75.7 %
African-American 85 0.6 % 13.1 %
Asian 101 0.7 % 5.4 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 66,730 53,657
Median Family Income 86,707 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 30,945 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 45.16 %
  • Temperature 34.13 ℉
  • Rainfall 2.23 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 40.46
    [CDD] 0
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.01 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com