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.

Business

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Business Climate

Median Home Price

$84,500
Lower than the state average

Housing

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.

Schools

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

$36,258
Lower than the national average

Business

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.

Residents

Most residents are
Over 65 Years old

Health

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.

Education

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