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Demographics

People

Total Population768
Male Share of the Population46.7%
Female Share of the Population53.3%
Senior Citizens17.8%
Employed Population 16+265
Age of the Population44

Families

% of people married46.8%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher6.7%
Median Earnings25+$25,000
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$19,583

Wealth

Median Family Income$39,375
% Above Poverty Level74.9%
% Below Poverty Level25.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time44 minutes
% Working from Home0.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone32.7%
Median Gross Rent$358
Median House Value$82,200

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)19.4%
Irish9.9%
German8.1%
Scottish5.1%
English4.9%
Swedish1.2%
Dutch1%
Norwegian0.8%
Czech0.3%
Polish0.3%
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Altoona Almanac

CategoryValue
County Etowah County
Standard Zip Codes35952
Phone Area Codes205
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude34.03
Approximate Longitude-86.31

Altoona Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationONEONTA
Distance9.6 miles
Jan Temp31 to 50 F
Apr Temp47 to 71 F
Jul Temp68 to 89 F
Oct Temp48 to 73 F
Annual Precip58.1 inches
StationGUNTERSVILLE
Distance21.3 miles
Jan Temp30 to 50 F
Apr Temp46 to 72 F
Jul Temp68 to 90 F
Oct Temp49 to 73 F
Annual Precip53.5 inches
StationSAINT BERNARD
Distance29.7 miles
Jan Temp29 to 52 F
Apr Temp45 to 75 F
Jul Temp66 to 91 F
Oct Temp46 to 76 F
Annual Precip59.9 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Douglas1,056$36,000
Oneonta6,645$52,967
Rosa423$63,750
Snead710$48,281
Steele1,089$42,813
Walnut Grove820$49,861

Altoona Public Schools

West End Elem Sch
6795 Highway 132
ZIP: 35952
Primary
Total Enrollment 430
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