Altoona, PA

Blair County

What you need to know about Altoona, PA

Altoona is located in Blair County, Pennsylvania. The population is 95% White, 3% Black, 1% Asian and 0% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 0% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 1% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $36,258 and the median home value is $84,500. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Altoona, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Altoona has a Walk Score ® of 54.


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Business Climate

Median Home Price

Lower than the state average


Homes Owned 66.26%
66.26% Complete
Homes Rented 33.74%
33.74% Complete

Real Estate

In Altoona, Pennsylvania

Ready to move to Altoona? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Altoona.


In Altoona, Pennsylvania

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Altoona rates.

Median Household Income

Lower than the national average


In Altoona, Pennsylvania

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Altoona.


Most residents are
Over 65 Years old


In Altoona, Pennsylvania

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Altoona.


Bachelor’s Degree 16%
16% Complete
Graduated High School 89%
89% Complete