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Altoona is a city in Polk County, Iowa, United States and is a part of the Des Moines–West Des Moines Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 14,541 at the 2010 census. Altoona is home of Adventureland, an amusement park, Prairie Meadows, a horse racing track and casino, and a Bass Pro Shops retail store, the first one in central Iowa.

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Altoona in United States offers a unique experience to travellers. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Altoona*

  • Pollution Statistics in Altoona

    Know the pollution level of Altoona before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 5 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 7.14 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 25 (Low)
  • Altoona: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Altoona for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Altoona.

    • Burglary and Theft 35.71 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 28.57 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 33.93 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 39.29 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 32.14 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 53.57 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 23.08 (Low)
    • Drug offense 37.5 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 83.93 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 50 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 28.57 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 46.43 (Moderate)
  • Living in Altoona - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Altoona is 187.01 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 64.07 (High)
    • Climate Index 60.68 (High)
    • Pollution Index 16.33 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 26.8 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 68.29 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 76.74 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.13 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 110.34 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Altoona

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Altoona

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 9.75 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.2 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 71.58 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 45.1 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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