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Demographics

People

Total Population336
Male Share of the Population50.9%
Female Share of the Population49.1%
Senior Citizens23.2%
Employed Population 16+141
Age of the Population38

Families

% of people married59.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher10.4%
Median Earnings25+$26,042
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,563

Wealth

Median Family Income$45,000
% Above Poverty Level89.3%
% Below Poverty Level10.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time16 minutes
% Working from Home4.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work6.4%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone37.1%
Median Gross Rent$550
Median House Value$37,000

Ancestry

German27.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)26.5%
Irish14.6%
English8.9%
Scottish2.7%
Dutch2.1%
French Except Basque0.9%
Welsh0.6%
Canadian0.6%
Swedish0.6%
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Altoona Almanac

CategoryValue
County Wilson County
Standard Zip Codes66710
Phone Area Codes620
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude37.52
Approximate Longitude-95.66

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)

StationFREDONIA
Distance8.5 miles
Jan Temp18 to 42 F
Apr Temp43 to 68 F
Jul Temp67 to 92 F
Oct Temp44 to 72 F
Annual Precip40.6 inches
StationCHANUTE JOHNSON AP
Distance13.9 miles
Jan Temp21 to 41 F
Apr Temp45 to 68 F
Jul Temp69 to 91 F
Oct Temp47 to 70 F
Annual Precip41.9 inches
StationINDEPENDENCE
Distance20.2 miles
Jan Temp21 to 42 F
Apr Temp45 to 69 F
Jul Temp69 to 92 F
Oct Temp47 to 72 F
Annual Precip43.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Buffalo321$50,833
Chanute9,216$47,025
Fredonia2,317$48,250
Galesburg134$53,750
Neodesha2,034$47,038
Thayer547$50,833

Altoona Public Libraries

Altoona Public Library
714 MAIN
Altoona, Kansas
(620) 568-6645

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Altoona Public Schools

Altoona-midway Elementary
833 River Street
ZIP: 66710
(620) 568-5725
Primary
Total Enrollment 116
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