Wages & IncomeNOW

With the highest per-capita and median household income in the region, Altoona is built on healthy ground. This stability makes our residents the strong foundation of our growth.


Households by Income Distribution (2021) Altoona Greater Des Moines Region
Income $0-$25K 8% 13%
Income $25K-$50K 20% 21%
Income $50K-$75K 17% 19%
Income $75K-$100K 15% 14%
Income $100K+ 39% 33%