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Best Places To Live In Altoona, PA

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  • Altoona, PA
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 45,209
  • Altoona is truly a hidden treasure within Central PA. The city is surrounded by the gorgeous Appellation Mountains giving the city a beautiful backdrop. If your a fan of shopping Altoona is the perfect
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score81
  • Hollidaysburg, PA
  • 5.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,790
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  • Cresson, PA
  • 10.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,597
78
  • Lakemont, PA
  • 3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,266
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  • Greenwood, PA
  • 2.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,976
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  • Duncansville, PA
  • 5.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,244
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  • Bellwood, PA
  • 7.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,742
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  • Ebensburg, PA
  • 17.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,232
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  • Gallitzin, PA
  • 8.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,494
73
  • Patton, PA
  • 15.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,887
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  • Martinsburg, PA
  • 14.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,842
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  • Roaring Spring, PA
  • 12 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,537
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  • Portage, PA
  • 16.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 2,601
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  • McConnellstown, PA
  • 17.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,420
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  • Hastings, PA
  • 19.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,160
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  • Tyrone, PA
  • 14.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 5,382
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  • Williamsburg, PA
  • 10.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,234
70
  • Salix, PA
  • 24.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,385
70
  • Loretto, PA
  • 12.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,202
70
  • Sankertown, PA
  • 10.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 601
70
  • Claysburg, PA
  • 15.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,704
70
  • Carrolltown, PA
  • 17.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 873
69
  • Tipton, PA
  • 10.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 818
69
  • Sidman, PA
  • 22.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 481
69
  • Foot of Ten, PA
  • 7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 674
69
  • Woodbury, PA
  • 19.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 259
68
  • Northern Cambria, PA
  • 22.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 3,686
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  • Beaverdale, PA
  • 20.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 1,098
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  • Tunnelhill, PA
  • 7.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 332
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  • Alexandria, PA
  • 16.2 miles away (City)
  • Population: 407
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  • Lilly, PA
  • 12.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 824
67
  • Summerhill, PA
  • 21 miles away (City)
  • Population: 442
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  • Birmingham, PA
  • 14.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 111
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  • Spring Hill, PA
  • 17 miles away (City)
  • Population: 815
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  • Chest Springs, PA
  • 12 miles away (City)
  • Population: 197
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  • Northwood, PA
  • 15.3 miles away (City)
  • Population: 368
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  • Grazierville, PA
  • 12.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 498
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  • East Freedom, PA
  • 10.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 934
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  • Cassandra, PA
  • 14.4 miles away (City)
  • Population: 151
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  • Wilmore, PA
  • 18.6 miles away (City)
  • Population: 260
64
  • Cassville, PA
  • 24.7 miles away (City)
  • Population: 116
63
  • Newry, PA
  • 8.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 288
63
  • Revloc, PA
  • 19.1 miles away (City)
  • Population: 781
63
  • Westover, PA
  • 22 miles away (City)
  • Population: 378
63
  • Petersburg, PA
  • 18.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 473
63
  • Coalport, PA
  • 17.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 461
62
  • Ashville, PA
  • 8.5 miles away (City)
  • Population: 182
62
  • St. Michael, PA
  • 23 miles away (City)
  • Population: 634
60
  • Marklesburg, PA
  • 14.9 miles away (City)
  • Population: 243
60
  • Irvona, PA
  • 20 miles away (City)
  • Population: 654
60
  • Ehrenfeld, PA
  • 21.8 miles away (City)
  • Population: 207

Listed above are the best places to live in Altoona, PA for 2018. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Altoona, PA, followed by the best places to live near Altoona, PA, sorted by Livability Score.

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