Altamont, IL Real Estate
Altamont, Illinois is located in Effingham County. Nearby cities and towns include St. Elmo, Beecher City, Mason, Watson, Shumway, Edgewood, Effingham, Brownstown, St. Peter, Cowden, Teutopolis, Stewardson, Farina, Iola, Herrick, Sigel, Dieterich, Ramsey, Vandalia, Kinmundy, Montrose, Strasburg, Wheeler, Louisville, Neoga, Shelbyville, Alma, and Oconee. Altamont is a rural community with a population of 2,309. The median household income is $44,941. In Altamont, 58% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 31% of the households. Half the population of Altamont commutes 17 minutes or less to work, with 59% of residents holding white collar jobs and 41% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Altamont, IL is 38 years, with 69% of those homes owned, 25% rented, and 6% not occupied.