FL

National Population : 333,590,059
Florida State Population : 22,541,935

About Altoona, FL

Altoona, FL is located in Lake County in the state of Florida.

The total City Population for Altoona is about 100 with about 85 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 3,040.

The Average Home Value is $63,400.00, which is roughly 70% lower than the Average Home Value of $207,987.00 for the state of Florida, and roughly 66% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $37,470.00, which is roughly 32% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $55,343.00 for the state of Florida, and roughly 35% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Altoona is about 8.8%.

Florida is ranked #32 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 36.22 out of 100.

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Voting

Lake County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 33.65% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 59.56%
Democratic: 39.52%
Libertarian: 0.66%
Other: 0.15%
Green: 0.12%


Nearby Locations

Umatilla, FL (6.42 mi.)
Dona Vista, FL (6.42 mi.)
Paisley, FL (7.46 mi.)
Eustis, FL (10.58 mi.)
Astor, FL (10.75 mi.)
Grand Island, FL (10.99 mi.)
Haines Creek, FL (14.44 mi.)
Leesburg, FL (14.44 mi.)
Mt Plymouth, FL (15.44 mi.)
Sorrento, FL (15.44 mi.)
Mount Plymouth, FL (15.44 mi.)
Tavares, FL (16.15 mi.)
Deer Island, FL (16.15 mi.)
Mount Dora, FL (16.58 mi.)
Pierson, FL (17.26 mi.)
Weirsdale, FL (17.84 mi.)
Ocklawaha, FL (18.02 mi.)
Deland, FL (18.08 mi.)
The Villages, FL (19.09 mi.)
Lady Lake, FL (19.09 mi.)
De Leon Spgs, FL (19.43 mi.)
Fruitland Park, FL (19.51 mi.)
Fruitland Pk, FL (19.51 mi.)
Apopka, FL (19.90 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 32702
Latitude : 29.052662
Longitude : -81.582922
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 70 ft.
Area Code(s) : 352

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.21
Male Population Estimate : 43.16%
Female Population Estimate : 45.82%
Median Age : 49.6
Male Median Age : 47.7
Female Median Age : 51.4

White Population Estimate : 86.05%
Black Population Estimate : 1.18%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.86%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.46%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.07%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.02%
Other Population Estimate : 1.12%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Altoona specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Lake County: About 4 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Lake County: About 306 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Lake County is about 2% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 6% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.