Altamont Effingham County, Illinois

Altamont: City in Effingham County, Illinois, United States

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Location of Altamont on Illinois map.

About

Altamont is a city located in the county of Effingham in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,319 and a population density of 1,645 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,350 inhabitants.

The city was created 149 years ago in 1871.

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Geography

Altamont is located at 39°3'43"N 88°44'53"W (39.0619900, -88.7481100).

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Weather

Altamont forecast: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 70%. more

Altamont Quick Facts

Population : 2,350 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Effingham County
Postal code : 62411
Phone Area Codes : 618
Area : 1.41 km2
Altitude : 2,024 feet / 617 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1872 (149 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−06:00
Local time : 09:56:55 (25th October 2021)
Density : 1,667 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 1.32% (2010-2020)
Weather : 66℉ Showers And Thunderstorms Likely 7-days weather

Demographics

The population of Altamont increased by 1.32% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 2,319 - census
2011 2,315 -0.17% estimation process
2012 2,314 -0.04% estimation process
2013 2,307 -0.3% estimation process
2014 2,297 -0.44% estimation process
2015 2,303 0.26% estimation process
2016 2,295 -0.35% estimation process
2017 2,290 -0.22% estimation process
2018 2,291 0.04% estimation process
2019 2,339 2.05% estimation process
2020 2,350 0.47% estimation process

Altamont zip code is 62411. County name: Effingham, County fips: 17049

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Schools in Altamont

College & universities near Altamont, IL

Code Name City ZIP
146506 Lake Land College Mattoon (IL) 61938

Stations (6)

Amtrak & bus stations near Altamont, IL

Code Name Address Type
EFG Effingham 401 West National Ave. RAIL
MAT Mattoon station 1718 Broadway Ave. RAIL
CEN Centralia station 108 East Broadway RAIL
MVI Mt. Vernon, IL 102 Potomac Boulevard BUS
CRV Carlinville 128 Alton Rd. RAIL

Post offices near Altamont

Post Office Name City ZIP
Altamon Post Office Altamont (IL) 62411

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Other cities in Effingham County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Effingham County , IL.

City Name Population Title
Effingham 12,601 City in Illinois
Teutopolis 1,677 City in Illinois, United States of America
Watson 732 Village in Illinois, USA
Dieterich 593 Village in the United States
Moccasin 465 Township in Effingham County, Illinois
Beecher City 451 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Edgewood 427 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Holland 411 Township in Shelby County, Illinois
Montrose 195 Town in Illinois, United States
Shumway 192 Village in Effingham County, Illinois

Distance to Other Cities

Altamont distances to largest Illinois cities