Altoona is a somewhat small city located in the state of Wisconsin. With a population of 7,155 people and just one neighborhood, Altoona is the 121st largest community in Wisconsin.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Altoona isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Altoona are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Altoona is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Altoona who work in office and administrative support (14.34%), sales jobs (11.09%) and management occupations (10.06%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Altoona spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 18.68 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
As is often the case in a small city, Altoona doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.