Altamont is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Altamont Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Klamath County at latitude 42.2068 and longitude -121.7372. Klamath County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 4,134 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Altamont Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 8.11 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.Photos of the local Altamont, OR area
|Population in Households||18,960|
|Population in Familes||15,055|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||175|
|Average Household Size||2.44|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||8,554 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||5,007 (58.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,765 (32.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||783 ( 9.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$156,855|
|Average Home Value||$173,148|
|Median Household Income||$39,031|
|Average Household Income||$48,298|
|Per Capita Income||$19,581|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||4.34%|
|Per Capita Income||2.66%|
The table below compares Altamont to the other 377 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Oregon by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 32||92nd|
|Population Density1||# 101||73rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 99||74th|
|Median Household Income||# 283||25th|
|Per Capita Income||# 291||23rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Oregon Census Data Comparison Tool.