Moving to the Blair County, PA area?

For those looking to relocate to the area, please note that Hollidaysburg is the hub of Blair County. The historic borough of Hollidaysburg is the seat of county government; just a few minutes drive from the city of Altoona and the borough of Duncansville. Located 21 miles from Tyrone and 12 miles from Martinsburg, it is a short driving distance to the major surrounding areas.

Blair County is home to 7 Public School Districts, 3 small colleges, 1 University Branch College, 3 Charter Schools, 1 Vocational School, and a number of Private schools. Listed below are the schools by category:

Public School Districts:

Private Schools:

Community, Junior, and Technical Colleges:


Charter Schools:

  • Agora Cyber Charter School
  • Central PA Digital Learning Foundation Charter School – grads K-12 (Altoona)

Vocational School:

Greater Altoona Career and Technology Center

Blair County has 8 public libraries, with the Blair County Library System located at the Altoona Library. Listed below are the different libraries:

Blair County is home to many attractions, including: