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Altoona Pennsylvania Household Income

The Census ACS 1-year survey reports that the median household income for the Altoona Pennsylvania metro area was $45,957 in 2017, the latest figures available. Altoona median household income is $13,238 lower than the median Pennsylvania household income and $14,379 less than the US median household income. 2018 metro income data (including Altoona median household income) will be released in September of 2019. Median family and per capita income for Altoona are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Altoona Pennsylvania

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $60,336 +2.51% +8.49%
Pennsylvania $59,195 +1.83% +7.29%
Altoona $45,957 +3.56% +0.73%

Trends in Altoona, PA Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Altoona is $45,957. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $50,380 and is now $4,423 (8.78%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Altoona, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Altoona

Date US Pennsylvania Altoona
2017 $60,336 $59,195 $45,957
2016 $58,856 $58,131 $44,378
2015 $57,709 $57,634 $47,008
2014 $55,613 $55,175 $45,624
2013 $55,072 $54,816 $44,441
2012 $54,948 $54,797 $44,131
2011 $55,162 $54,863 $47,117
2010 $56,388 $55,534 $48,437
2009 $57,519 $56,716 $44,043
2008 $59,382 $57,880 $46,033
2007 $60,135 $57,570 $50,380
2006 $59,051 $56,379 $49,641

Altoona Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Altoona was $56,521 in 2017. Compared to the median Pennsylvania family income, Altoona median family income is $19,428 lower. As with the median household income data, 2018 family income data for Altoona will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Median Family Income for Altoona Pennsylvania

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $73,891 +1.79% +8.17%
Pennsylvania $75,949 +2.82% +7.96%
Altoona $56,521 -6.65% -10.32%

Trends in Altoona, PA Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Altoona is $56,521. Real median family income peaked in 2015 at $63,910 and is now $7,389 (11.56%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Altoona, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Altoona

Date US Pennsylvania Altoona
2017 $73,891 $75,949 $56,521
2016 $72,591 $73,869 $60,547
2015 $70,627 $72,628 $63,910
2014 $68,313 $70,350 $63,027
2013 $67,488 $70,115 $59,141
2012 $66,880 $69,642 $55,705
2011 $67,126 $69,123 $57,974
2010 $68,289 $69,732 $60,221
2009 $69,958 $71,221 $58,884
2008 $72,321 $72,264 $59,323
2007 $72,500 $72,087 $60,187
2006 $71,330 $70,869 $59,375

Altoona Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Altoona was $25,912 in 2017. Compared to the median Pennsylvania per capita income, Altoona median per capita income is $6,799 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2018 per capita income data for Altoona will be released in September of 2019.

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Real Per Capita Income for Altoona Pennsylvania

2017 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $32,397 +1.88% +8.20%
Pennsylvania $32,711 +2.40% +8.01%
Altoona $25,912 +2.20% +6.59%

Trends in Altoona, PA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

The current per capita income for Altoona is $25,912. Real per capita income peaked in 2009 at $26,740 and is now $828 (3.10%) lower. From a post peak low of $23,740 in 2012, real per capita income for Altoona has now grown by $2,172 (9.15%).

Real Per Capita Income: Altoona, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Altoona

Date US Pennsylvania Altoona
2017 $32,397 $32,711 $25,912
2016 $31,798 $31,945 $25,355
2015 $31,019 $31,438 $26,125
2014 $29,942 $30,285 $24,311
2013 $29,706 $30,194 $25,161
2012 $29,221 $29,708 $23,740
2011 $29,173 $29,418 $24,535
2010 $29,361 $29,716 $26,008
2009 $30,246 $30,624 $26,740
2008 $31,488 $31,135 $25,558
2007 $31,629 $31,084 $25,410
2006 $30,795 $30,096 $24,587