Altamont strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Tennessee):
Affordability of Property Taxes
Comparing Altamont to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Tennessee (State):
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|Male Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Age of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|College Educated Adults|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|People Living Alone|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Nearest Medium City||35 miles NW of Chattanooga, Tennessee (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||78 miles SE of Nashville, Tennessee|
|Standard Zip Codes||37301|
|Phone Area Codes||931|
|Time Zone||Central (-6 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||26 to 43 F|
|Apr Temp||46 to 66 F|
|Jul Temp||66 to 83 F|
|Oct Temp||48 to 68 F|
|Annual Precip||63.7 inches|
|Jan Temp||29 to 48 F|
|Apr Temp||46 to 71 F|
|Jul Temp||67 to 87 F|
|Oct Temp||47 to 71 F|
|Annual Precip||53.6 inches|
|Station||BRIDGEPORT 5 NW|
|Jan Temp||28 to 48 F|
|Apr Temp||44 to 72 F|
|Jul Temp||66 to 89 F|
|Oct Temp||46 to 72 F|
|Annual Precip||62.5 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.15|
|American Indian & Alaskan||6||0.5%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||23||2%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,166|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||8.4%|
|French (except Basque)||0.7%|
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Penn Foster College
Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.
Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Simmons’ online Master of Public Health program, MPH@Simmons, is designed to give you the real-world skills you need to address health inequity on a local, national, and global scale. The MPH@Simmons program explores the core areas of public health: epidemiology, biostatistics, health policy and health services, environmental health, and social/behavioral health. Additionally, the practice-based curriculum incorporates courses specifically designed to help you develop leadership and advocacy skills.
Sacred Heart University Online
Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.
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