KS

National Population : 333,590,059
Kansas State Population : 2,897,859

About Altoona, KS

Altoona, KS is located in Wilson County in the state of Kansas.

The total City Population for Altoona is about 379 with about 274 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 746.

The Average Home Value is $59,600.00, which is roughly 44% lower than the Average Home Value of $105,672.00 for the state of Kansas, and roughly 68% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $38,625.00, which is roughly 29% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $54,472.00 for the state of Kansas, and roughly 33% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Altoona is about 8.5%.

Kansas is ranked #46 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 21.44 out of 100.

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Voting

Wilson County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 77.06% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 79.74%
Democratic: 18.29%
Libertarian: 1.97%


Nearby Locations

Neodesha, KS (6.49 mi.)
Benedict, KS (8.08 mi.)
Fredonia, KS (9.06 mi.)
Coyville, KS (9.06 mi.)
Lafontaine, KS (9.06 mi.)
New Albany, KS (9.06 mi.)
Thayer, KS (10.19 mi.)
Buffalo, KS (12.19 mi.)
Chanute, KS (13.47 mi.)
Petrolia, KS (13.47 mi.)
Cherryvale, KS (18.62 mi.)
Dennis, KS (19.32 mi.)
Galesburg, KS (19.46 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 66710
Latitude : 37.514526
Longitude : -95.634073
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : Midwest
Average Elevation : 860 ft.
Area Code(s) : 620

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.42
Male Population Estimate : 48.79%
Female Population Estimate : 51.21%
Median Age : 45.1
Male Median Age : 45.6
Female Median Age : 43.8

White Population Estimate : 99.20%
Black Population Estimate : 0.27%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.74%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.40%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 3.08%
Other Population Estimate : 0.27%

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 Wilson County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Wilson County: About 237 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Wilson County is about 18% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.