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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 $49,942 in 2018, the latest figures available. Altoona median household income is $10,963 lower than the median Pennsylvania household income and $11,995 less than the US median household income. 2019 metro income data (including Altoona median household income) will be released in September of 2020. Median family and per capita income for Altoona are shown below.

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Real Median Household Income for Altoona Pennsylvania

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $61,937 +0.21% +4.77%
Pennsylvania $60,905 +0.44% +3.16%
Altoona $49,942 +6.09% +3.72%

Trends in Altoona, PA Real Median Household Income since 2005

The current median household income for Altoona is $49,942. Real median household income peaked in 2007 at $51,608 and is now $1,666 (3.23%) lower.

Real Median Household Income: Altoona, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Household Income for Altoona

Date US Pennsylvania Altoona
2018 $61,937 $60,905 $49,942
2017 $61,807 $60,638 $47,077
2016 $60,291 $59,548 $45,459
2015 $59,116 $59,038 $48,153
2014 $56,969 $56,520 $46,736
2013 $56,415 $56,152 $45,525
2012 $56,288 $56,133 $45,207
2011 $56,507 $56,201 $48,265
2010 $57,762 $56,887 $49,618
2009 $58,921 $58,098 $45,117
2008 $60,829 $59,290 $47,155
2007 $61,601 $58,973 $51,608

Altoona Family Income

The ACS 1-year data shows the median family income for Altoona was $67,015 in 2018. Compared to the median Pennsylvania family income, Altoona median family income is $10,476 lower. As with the median household income data, 2019 family income data for Altoona will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Median Family Income for Altoona Pennsylvania

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $76,401 +0.94% +5.60%
Pennsylvania $77,491 -0.40% +4.16%
Altoona $67,015 +15.74% +2.36%

Trends in Altoona, PA Real Median Family Income since 2005

At $67,015, the median family income for Altoona was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2018.

Real Median Family Income: Altoona, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Inflation Adjusted Median Family Income for Altoona

Date US Pennsylvania Altoona
2018 $76,401 $77,491 $67,015
2017 $75,692 $77,800 $57,899
2016 $74,360 $75,669 $62,023
2015 $72,348 $74,398 $65,468
2014 $69,978 $72,066 $64,564
2013 $69,134 $71,824 $60,584
2012 $68,512 $71,341 $57,064
2011 $68,763 $70,808 $59,387
2010 $69,953 $71,432 $61,688
2009 $71,663 $72,957 $60,319
2008 $74,083 $74,025 $60,768
2007 $74,267 $73,844 $61,654

Altoona Per Capita Income

The ACS 1-year survey shows the per capita income for Altoona was $27,847 in 2018. Compared to the median Pennsylvania per capita income, Altoona median per capita income is $6,113 lower. As with the median household and median family income numbers above, 2019 per capita income data for Altoona will be released in September of 2020.

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Real Per Capita Income for Altoona Pennsylvania

2018 1 Year Change 3 Year Change
US $33,831 +1.94% +6.47%
Pennsylvania $33,960 +1.35% +5.45%
Altoona $27,847 +4.91% +4.06%

Trends in Altoona, PA Real Per Capita Income since 2005

At $27,847, the per capita income for Altoona was at a new inflation adjusted high in 2018.

Real Per Capita Income: Altoona, Pennsylvania, National

Historical Real Per Capita Income for Altoona

Date US Pennsylvania Altoona
2018 $33,831 $33,960 $27,847
2017 $33,187 $33,508 $26,544
2016 $32,573 $32,723 $25,973
2015 $31,775 $32,204 $26,761
2014 $30,672 $31,024 $24,904
2013 $30,431 $30,930 $25,775
2012 $29,934 $30,432 $24,319
2011 $29,884 $30,136 $25,133
2010 $30,077 $30,440 $26,642
2009 $30,984 $31,371 $27,391
2008 $32,255 $31,894 $26,180
2007 $32,400 $31,842 $26,029