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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Altoona is 951. Altoona, Alabama is the 10,426th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Altoona was in 2000, when its population was 982. In 2000, Altoona was the 10,275th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 10,426th largest city in the US. Altoona is currently 3.2% smaller than it was in 2000.
Altoona has shrunk 3.1% since the year 2000. Altoona, Alabama's growth is about average. 49% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|10424||Southwest City, Missouri||952||10.4%|
|10428||Brownville, New York||951||-6.6%|
|10430||Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin||951||-7.2%|
The total voting age population of Altoona, Alabama, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 675. The voting age population is 43.3% male and 56.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.6% of the residents of Altoona are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Altoona are 96.0% White, 2.3% Black, 1.0% Two or more races, 0.5% Other and 0.2% Asian. Additionally, 1.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Altoona, 20.5% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 27.5%. On a per-household basis, 22.5% of families are below the poverty line in Altoona.
Among those aged 16 and older, 49.3% of Altoona residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 81.6% of Altoona residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 7.2% have a bachelor's degree and 2.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Altoona residents aged 5 and older, 1.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Altoona is 4.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Altoona, 9.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Altoona is $32,000.
In Altoona, 53.8% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 46.3% of housing units in Altoona.
Of all the housing units in Altoona, 18.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Altoona, 9.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Altoona is $299.
In Altoona, 71.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.