In 2017, Altoona City PUMA, PA had a population of 170k people with a median age of 43 and a median household income of $45,984. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Altoona City PUMA, PA declined from 171,761 to 170,422, a -0.78% decrease and its median household income grew from $44,428 to $45,984, a 3.5% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Altoona City PUMA, PA are White (Non-Hispanic) (93.8%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.43%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.66%), White (Hispanic) (0.882%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.636%). 2.53% of the people in Altoona City PUMA, PA speak a non-English language, and 99.5% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Altoona City PUMA, PA are Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona (369 degrees awarded in 2017), Juniata College (361 degrees), and Greater Altoona Career & Technology Center (198 degrees).
The median property value in Altoona City PUMA, PA is $118,500, and the homeownership rate is 71.3%. Most people in Altoona City PUMA, PA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Altoona City PUMA, PA is 2 cars per household.
Altoona City PUMA, PA borders Centre County PUMA, PA, Mifflin, Union, Snyder & Juniata Counties PUMA, PA, Somerset, Bedford & Fulton Counties PUMA, PA, Cambria County PUMA, PA, Franklin County (Outside Washington Township & Waynesboro Borough) PUMA, PA, and Clearfield, McKean, Elk, Potter & Cameron Counties PUMA, PA.