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Demographics

People

Total Population1,125
Male Share of the Population52.1%
Female Share of the Population47.9%
Senior Citizens21.4%
Employed Population 16+317
Age of the Population42

Families

% of people married50.3%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher3.2%
Median Earnings25+$19,881
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$16,932
Median Earnings With High School Degree$19,352

Wealth

Median Family Income$33,594
% Above Poverty Level75.5%
% Below Poverty Level24.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home4.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work0%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone26.3%
Median Gross Rent$575
Median House Value$69,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)35.6%
Irish16.4%
German9.3%
English6.2%
Scottish5.5%
Welsh3.2%
Italian2.7%
Swedish0.4%
Turkish0.4%
Polish0.4%
Greek0.3%
Dutch0.3%
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Altamont Almanac

CategoryValue
County Grundy County
Standard Zip Codes37301
Phone Area Codes931
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude35.42
Approximate Longitude-85.72

Altamont Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationMONTEAGLE
Distance16.4 miles
Jan Temp26 to 43 F
Apr Temp46 to 66 F
Jul Temp66 to 83 F
Oct Temp48 to 68 F
Annual Precip63.7 inches
StationMC MINNVILLE
Distance18.1 miles
Jan Temp29 to 48 F
Apr Temp46 to 71 F
Jul Temp67 to 87 F
Oct Temp47 to 71 F
Annual Precip53.6 inches
StationBRIDGEPORT 5 NW
Distance31.2 miles
Jan Temp28 to 48 F
Apr Temp44 to 72 F
Jul Temp66 to 89 F
Oct Temp46 to 72 F
Annual Precip62.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Beersheba Springs565$29,833
Coalmont806$42,031
Monteagle1,715$45,588
Palmer691$26,250
Viola65$75,417

Altamont Public Libraries

Altamont Public Library
1433 MAIN STREET
Altamont, Tennessee
(931) 692-2457

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Altamont Public Schools

North Elementary
309 Main St
ZIP: 37301
(931) 692-3710
Primary
Total Enrollment 341
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