Altoona, Alabama Population 2022

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Altoona is a city located in Etowah County Alabama. Altoona has a 2020 population of 952. Altoona is currently growing at a rate of 0.21% annually and its population has increased by 0.42% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 948 in 2010.

The average household income in Altoona is $45,549 with a poverty rate of 19.80%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $338 per month, and the median house value is $118,200. The median age in Altoona is 36.2 years, 34.6 years for males, and 39.2 years for females.

Altoona Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Altoonawas:

  • White: 96.80%
  • Black or African American: 1.68%
  • Two or more races: 1.12%
  • Other race: 0.24%
  • Asian: 0.16%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Altoona, Alabama is 952 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 948.

Altoona, Alabama Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,21096.80%
Black or African American211.68%
Asian20.16%
Some Other Race30.24%
Two or More Races141.12%
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Altoona Population by Race

Altoona Population Pyramid 2022

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Altoona Median Age

40.3


Total

40.2


Male

44


Female

Altoona Adults

There are 1,028 adults, (226 of whom are seniors) in Altoona.

Altoona Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

28.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Altoona Sex Ratio

Female

638

51.04%

Male

612

48.96%

Altoona Population by Age

Altoona Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Altoona Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married72.9%27.1%
Female64.3%35.7%
All60.1%39.9%
Non Family34.5%65.5%

60.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Altoona Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4162.8960.1
Married1773.4472.9
Male83.13100
Female1123.9364.3
Non Family1191.0834.5

3.58

Average Family Size

2.89

Average Household Size

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Altoona Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade323.45%
9th to 12th Grade545.82%
High School Graduate45949.46%
Some College19120.58%
Associates Degree859.16%
Bachelors Degree899.59%
Graduate Degree181.94%
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Altoona Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Altoona Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races141414
Black19199
White89280684
Other Race33
Hispanic33

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Altoona Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$16,645$$24,250
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$$$23,162
Some College$28,750$48,750$25,625
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$16,645

Average Earnings

$

Average Male

$24,250

Average Female

Altoona Earnings by Educational Attainment

Altoona Language by Age

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Altoona Language

99.24% of Altoona residents speak only English, while 0.76% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.76% of the population.

Altoona Language

Altoona Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian22100.00%
Multiple1414100.00%
Hispanic5240.00%
White1,16921818.65%
Black12216.67%
OtherNaN%

19.80%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.60%

Male Poverty Rate

28.31%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Altoona

The race most likely to be in poverty in Altoona is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Altoona is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 39.70%.

Altoona Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade37.21%
High School15.14%
Some College10.47%
Bachelors or Greater52.87%

Altoona Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.57%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed13.55%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Altoona Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Altoona Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$31,961$45,289
Families$38,229$53,232
Married Families$65,096-
Non Families$18,015$21,583
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Income by Household Type

Altoona Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

36.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.5%

Male Marriage Rate

35.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Altoona Married by Age and Sex

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Altoona Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.

Altoona Marital Status by Race

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Altoona Marital Status

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38

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War11
First Gulf War19
Vietnam7
Korea2
World War II

Altoona Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 347
35 to 5419
55 to 643
65 to 744
75+5

Altoona Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White242.42%
2+ Races14100.00%

Altoona Veterans by Race

Altoona Veterans by Education

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39.47%

Veteran Poverty Rate

10.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

Altoona Veterans by Education

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57.2%

Labor Force Participation

55.8%

Employment Rate

2.5%

Unemployment Rate

Altoona Employment by Age

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Altoona Employment by Race

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Altoona Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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69.92%

Born in Altoona

99.76%

Native Born

0.24%

Foreign Born

0.08%

Non Citizen

0.16%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.76% of Altoona residents were born in the United States, with 69.92% having been born in Alabama. 0.08% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Altoona Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20109330.00%
201193520.21%
201293720.21%
201393920.21%
201494120.21%
201594320.21%
201694520.21%
201794720.21%
201894920.21%
201995120.21%
2020948-3-0.32%
202195020.21%
202295220.21%

Altoona Population by Year