2021 was an incredible year for Altoona. The City maintained a population of roughly 20,000 residents, a 35% increase since 2010. Over $388 million in new building permits were issued, making 2021 a record year for Altoona. Plus, the City approved site plans for over 2.8 million square feet of new space development.
Altoona continues to grow in a remarkable fashion, helping the many proud families and businesses that reside here to flourish. The road ahead of Iowa's Rising Star is paved with opportunity.
Keep scrolling to learn more about Altoona's continued growth in 2021.