Altoona, PA Metro Area has a population of 125,917 people with a median age of 43.1 and a median household income of $44,033. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Altoona, PA Metro Area declined from 126,448 to 125,917, a 0.42% decrease and its median household income grew from $43,981 to $44,033, a 0.12% increase.
The population of Altoona, PA Metro Area is 95% White, 1.58% Black, and 1.44% Two+. 2.54% of the people in Altoona, PA Metro Area speak a non-English language, and 99% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Altoona, PA Metro Area are Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona, with 425 graduates, Greater Altoona Career & Technology Center, with 198 graduates, and YTI Career Institute-Altoona, with 166 graduates.
The median property value in Altoona, PA Metro Area is $112,600, and the homeownership rate is 70.7%. Most people in Altoona, PA Metro Area commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19 minutes. The average car ownership in Altoona, PA Metro Area is 2 cars per household.
Altoona, PA Metro Area is a metropolitan statistical area countaining Blair County, PA and the census places Altoona, PA; Hollidaysburg, PA; and Tyrone, PA.