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Altoona, IA Real Estate

Altoona, Iowa is located in Polk County. Nearby cities and towns include Bondurant, Pleasant Hill, Mitchellville, Saylorville, Ankeny, Des Moines, Carlisle, Valeria, Elkhart, Runnells, Colfax, Windsor Heights, Johnston, Prairie City, Mingo, Alleman, Hartford, Polk City, Swan, Norwalk, Urbandale, West Des Moines, Grimes, Clive, Maxwell, Cambridge, Huxley, Cumming, Spring Hill, Sheldahl, Slater, Ackworth, Sandyville, Collins, Granger, Indianola, Waukee, Baxter, Lambs Grove, Pleasantville, Monroe, Newton, Kelley, Martensdale, Madrid, Reasnor, Rhodes, and Milo. Altoona is a suburban community with a population of 14,989. The median household income is $64,402. In Altoona, 63% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 42% of the households. Half the population of Altoona commutes 21 minutes or less to work, with 54% of residents holding white collar jobs and 46% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Altoona, IA is 21 years, with 70% of those homes owned, 26% rented, and 4% not occupied. In the previous year, 258 Altoona properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Altoona in the previous year was $159,635.

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Altoona, IA Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

Altoona, IA
  • 37% Single
  • 63% Married
  • 45% Single
  • 55% Married

Male VS. Female

Altoona, IA
  • 51% Female
  • 49% Male
  • 50% Female
  • 50% Male

Average Age of Citizens in Altoona, IA

  • 35
  • 39
  • Altoona, IA
  • Iowa

Average Age of Homes in Altoona, IA

  • 21
  • 41
  • Altoona, IA
  • Iowa

Vacant Homes in Altoona, IA

  • 4%
  • 9%
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  • Iowa

Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $78,113
  • $62,861
  • Altoona, IA
  • Iowa

Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

Altoona, IA
  • 70% Owned
  • 26% Rented
  • 64% Owned
  • 27% Rented