altoona Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 674 2.6 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 15,148 58.7 % 32.6 %
Some College 4,681 18.1 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 3,700 14.3 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,599 6.2 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 22,990 89.1 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 4,412 17.1 % 17.1 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 45,814 - -
19 years old and under 11,835 25.8 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 14,628 31.9 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 11,945 26.1 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 7,406 16.2 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 41,704 98.7 % 84.6 %
Spanish 454 1.1 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 88 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 5,039 30.1 % 33.5 %
Married 8,128 48.6 % 50.5 %
Separated 688 4.1 % 2.6 %
Divorced 2,861 17.1 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 20,766 - -
Occupied Housing Units 18,735 90.2 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 2,031 9.8 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 14,966 72.1 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 961 4.6 % 5.8 %
2-Units 1,205 5.8 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 1,043 5.0 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 805 3.9 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 516 2.5 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 1,107 5.3 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 163 0.8 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 780 3.8 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 751 3.6 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,899 9.1 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,525 7.3 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 5,644 27.2 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 9,943 47.9 % 13.0 %
Electric 1,467 7.1 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 592 2.9 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 16,144 77.7 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 165 0.8 % 4.1 %
Coal 73 0.4 % 0.1 %
Wood 125 0.6 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 95 0.5 % 0.4 %
None 74 0.4 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 42,872 96.0 % 75.5 %
African-American 1,371 3.1 % 13.1 %
Native American 59 0.1 % 0.8 %
Asian 171 0.4 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 201 0.4 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 36,215 55,775
Median Family Income 48,840 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 20,037 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 58.06 %
  • Temperature 61.47 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.32 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 12.65
    [CDD] 0.25
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.03 %
6.0 0.01 %
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