Living in Altoona, WI

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living | Photos
Updated: 2020-03-10

Altoona SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
7
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
8.5

Altoona, WI Crime Report

117
Total Crimes
1,494.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-41.80%
Below National Average

Altoona, WI Cost Of Living

96
Altoona's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average

Altoona, Wisconsin Info Snack

Altoona is a city in Eau Claire County, Wisconsin, United States. The population was 6,706 at the 2010 census, with an estimated population in 2014 of 7,155. The city is a railroad terminal on the Union Pacific Railroad.
Population
7,499
Unemployment
2.3%
Poverty
9.0%
Median Home
$155,500
Median Income
$54,876
Median Rent
$790

Altoona, WI Photos

Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Altoona in Wisconsin

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Map Of Altoona, WI

Population over time in Altoona

Year Population % Change
2017 7,499 2.0%
2016 7,350 2.2%
2015 7,193 2.0%
2014 7,053 1.6%
2013 6,940 1.4%
2012 6,844 0.9%
2011 6,780 1.1%
2010 6,706 0.3%
2009 6,685 -
Crime/100k Altoona WI USA
Violent Crime 153.3 295.4 368.9
Murder 0.0 3.0 5.0
Robbery 12.8 60.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 38.3 193.7 246.8
Property Crime 1341.5 1559.9 2199.5
Burglary 293.9 242.5 376.0
Larceny 996.6 1168.9 1594.6
Car Theft 51.1 148.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Altoona

White
88.8% (6,658)
African American
0.7% (54)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
3.8% (285)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.8% (207)
Hispanic
3.9% (295)
Race Altoona WI USA
White 88.8% 81.5% 61.1%
African American 0.7% 6.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.8% 0.7%
Asian 3.8% 2.7% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.8% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.9% 6.7% 17.8%

Household Income For Altoona, Wisconsin

Less than $10,000
2.0% (14,656)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.7% (57,402)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.5% (78,409)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.9% (89,401)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.9% (96,974)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.8% (141,186)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.0% (119,690)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.3% (107,233)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.8% (21,006)
$200,000 or more
3.2% (23,938)
Income Altoona WI USA
Less than $10,000 2.0% 5.0% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.7% 4.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.5% 9.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.9% 9.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.9% 13.6% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.8% 19.1% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.0% 13.9% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.3% 15.1% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.8% 5.2% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.2% 4.4% 7.0%

Gender in Altoona

Female
47.5% (3,565)
Male
52.5% (3,933)
Gender Altoona WI USA
Female 47.5% 50.3% 50.8%
Male 52.5% 49.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Altoona for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (224)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (224)
High School / GED
23.0% (1,724)
Some College
20.0% (1,499)
Associate's Degree
21.0% (1,574)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (1,199)
Master's Degree
6.0% (449)
Professional Degree
4.0% (299)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (299)
Education Altoona WI USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 23.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 21.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 4.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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