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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 $51,004 in 2019, the latest figures available. Altoona median household income is $12,459 lower than the median Pennsylvania household income and $14,708 less than the US median household income. 2020 metro income data (including Altoona median household income) will be released in September of 2021. Median family and per capita income for Altoona are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Altoona Pennsylvania

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $65,712 +4.21% +7.05%
Pennsylvania $63,463 +2.34% +4.68%
Altoona $51,004 +0.31% +10.20%

Trends in Altoona, PA Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Altoona is $51,004. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $52,543 and is now $1,539 (2.93%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Altoona, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Altoona

Date US Pennsylvania Altoona
2019 $65,712 $63,463 $51,004
2018 $63,059 $62,009 $50,847
2017 $62,927 $61,737 $47,930
2016 $61,383 $60,627 $46,283
2015 $60,187 $60,109 $49,026
2014 $58,001 $57,544 $47,583
2013 $57,437 $57,170 $46,350
2012 $57,307 $57,150 $46,025
2011 $57,531 $57,219 $49,140
2010 $58,809 $57,918 $50,517
2009 $59,988 $59,151 $45,934

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Altoona Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Altoona was $65,157 in 2019. Compared to the median Pennsylvania family income, Altoona median family income is $15,918 lower. As with the median household income data, 2020 family income data for Altoona will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Median Family Income for Altoona Pennsylvania

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $80,944 +4.06% +6.92%
Pennsylvania $81,075 +2.76% +5.24%
Altoona $65,157 -4.50% +3.18%

Trends in Altoona, PA Real Median Family Income since 2005

The current median family income for Altoona is $65,157. Real median family income peaked in 2018 at $68,230 and is now $3,073 (4.50%) lower.

Real Median Family Income: Altoona, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Altoona

Date US Pennsylvania Altoona
2019 $80,944 $81,075 $65,157
2018 $77,786 $78,895 $68,230
2017 $77,064 $79,210 $58,948
2016 $75,707 $77,040 $63,146
2015 $73,660 $75,747 $66,654
2014 $71,246 $73,371 $65,733
2013 $70,386 $73,126 $61,681
2012 $69,752 $72,632 $58,097
2011 $70,009 $72,091 $60,464
2010 $71,221 $72,727 $62,806
2009 $72,962 $74,279 $61,412

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Altoona Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Altoona was $29,796 in 2019. Compared to the median Pennsylvania per capita income, Altoona median per capita income is $6,008 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2020 per capita income data for Altoona will be released in September of 2021.

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Real Per Capita Income for Altoona Pennsylvania

2019 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $35,672 +3.57% +7.57%
Pennsylvania $35,804 +3.55% +7.47%
Altoona $29,796 +5.09% +12.68%

Trends in Altoona, PA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $29,796, the per capita income for Altoona was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2019.

Real Per Capita Income: Altoona, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Altoona

Date US Pennsylvania Altoona
2019 $35,672 $35,804 $29,796
2018 $34,444 $34,575 $28,352
2017 $33,788 $34,115 $27,025
2016 $33,163 $33,316 $26,443
2015 $32,351 $32,788 $27,246
2014 $31,228 $31,586 $25,355
2013 $30,982 $31,491 $26,242
2012 $30,476 $30,983 $24,760
2011 $30,425 $30,682 $25,588
2010 $30,622 $30,992 $27,125
2009 $31,545 $31,939 $27,888

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