Altamont, IL Demographic Data

Altamont, IL Summary

Altamont is located in Effingham County in Illinois
  • Population: 2,137
  • Area: 1.41 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 1.41 sq. miles
    • Water Area: NA
  • Population Density: 1,518.83 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 616.80 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Altamont, IL Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
1,186
51%
50.8
Male
1,128
49%
49.2
Total Population
2,314
 
323,128,000

Altamont, IL Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
159
6.9% 
6.1
5 to 9 Years
189
8.2% 
6.3
10 to 14 Years
141
6.1% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
91
3.9% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
168
7.3% 
6.9
25 to 34 Years
319
13.8% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
246
10.6% 
12.6
45 to 54 Years
240
10.4% 
13.2
55 to 59 Years
163
7.0% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
98
4.2% 
6.1
65 to 74 Years
198
8.6% 
8.9
75 to 84 Years
135
5.8% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
167
7.2% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
1,757
75.9%
77.2
Female
944
53.7%
51.3
Male
813
46.3%
48.7
21 Years and over
1,682
72.7%
73.1
62 Years and over
541
23.4%
18.8
65 Years and over
500
21.6%
15.2
Female
317
63.4%
55.8
Male
183
36.6%
44.2
Median Age (years)
37
0.0%
0.0

Altamont, IL Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
2,307
99.7% 
96.8
White
2,297
99.3% 
72.6
Black or African American
6
0.3% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
0
0.0% 
0.8
Asian
0
0.0% 
5.4
Asian Indian
0
0.0% 
1.2
Chinese
0
0.0% 
1.3
Filipino
0
0.0% 
0.9
Japanese
0
0.0% 
0.2
Korean
0
0.0% 
0.4
Vietnamese
0
0.0% 
0.6
Other Asian
0
0.0% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
0
0.0% 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
0
0.0% 
0.0
Samoan
0
0.0% 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.1
Some Other Race
4
0.2% 
5.1
Two or More Races
7
0.3% 
3.2
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
8
0.3% 
17.8
Mexican
3
0.1% 
11.2
Puerto Rican
0
0.0% 
1.7
Cuban
5
0.2% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
0
0.0% 
4.2
Not Hispanic or Latino
2,306
99.7% 
82.2

Altamont, IL Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
96
6.1% 
5.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
205
13.1% 
7.2
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
538
34.4% 
27.2
Some college, no degree
291
18.6% 
20.6
Associate's Degree
214
13.7% 
8.4
Bachelor's Degree
175
11.2% 
19.3
Graduate or professional degree
47
3.0% 
11.9
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
301
19.2%
12.6
High School Graduate or Higher
1,265
80.9%
87.4
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
222
14.2%
31.2

Altamont, IL Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
492
27.0%
33.7%
Now Married
880
48.2%
47.5
Divorced
199
10.9%
11.0%
Separated
7
0.4%
2.0
Widowed
247
13.5
5.8%

Altamont, IL Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
2,151
99.8%
78.4%
Languages other than english
4
0.2%
21.6%
Spanish
4
0.2%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
0
0.0%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
0
0.0%
3.5%
Other Languages
0
0.0%
1.1%

Altamont, IL Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
54
6.2%
6.7
$10,000 to $14,999
45
5.1%
4.8
$15,000 to $24,999
108
12.3%
9.7
$25,000 to $34,999
201
22.9%
9.5
$35,000 to $49,999
132
15.1%
13.0
$50,000 to $74,999
177
20.2%
17.7
$75,000 to $99,999
67
7.6%
12.3
$100,000 to $149,000
65
7.4%
14.0
$150,000 to $199,999
16
1.8%
5.8
$200,000 or more
11
1.3%
6.4
Median household income
36,744
 
57,617
Per capita income
20,197
 
31,128

Altamont, IL Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
40
4.1%
1.7
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
84
8.7%
9.8
Construction
45
4.6%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
203
20.9%
23.0
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
27
2.8%
6.6
Information
0
0.0%
2.1
Manufacturing
183
18.9%
10.1
Other services except public administration
67
6.9%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
57
5.9%
11.4
Public administration
35
3.6%
4.6
Retail trade
167
17.2%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
46
4.7%
5.2
Wholesale trade
15
1.5%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
111
11.5%
8.8%
Management, professional, and related occupations
261
26.9%
37.6%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
219
22.6%
12.2%
Sales and office occupations
214
22.1%
23.3%
Service occupations
164
16.9%
18.1%

Altamont, IL Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
963
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
766
79.5%
76.3
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
140
14.5%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
0
0.0%
5.1
Walked
12
1.2%
2.7
Other means
7
0.7%
1.8
Worked at home
38
3.9%
5.0
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
22.3
 
26.6

Altamont, IL Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
109
12.4%
8.7
1 vehicles
346
39.5%
33.2
2 vehicles
238
27.2%
37.1
3 or more
183
20.9%
21.0

Altamont, IL Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
876
87.8%
87.6
Owner Occupied
629
71.8%
63.1
Renter Occupied
247
28.2%
36.9
Vacant Housing Units
122
12.2%
12.4
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
0
0.0%
0.0
Rental Vacancy Rate
8
0.0%
0.0
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
2.8
0.0%
2.7
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
1.9
0.0%
2.5

Altamont, IL Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
998
1 room
32
3.2%
2.4
2 rooms
0
0.0%
2.7
3 rooms
28
2.8%
9.1
4 rooms
143
14.3%
16.5
5 rooms
251
25.2%
19.8
6 rooms
238
23.8%
17.8
7 rooms
138
13.8%
12.0
8 rooms
83
8.3%
8.6
9 rooms or more
85
8.5%
11.1
Median Rooms
6
 
0.0

Altamont, IL Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
998
 
 
1-unit, detached
751
75.3%
61.5
1-unit, attached
16
1.6%
5.9
2-units
33
3.3%
3.6
3 or 4 units
17
1.7%
4.4
5 to 9 units
22
2.2%
4.8
10 to 19 units
27
2.7%
4.4
20 or more units
15
1.5%
9.0
Mobile home
117
11.7%
6.2
Boat, RV, van, etc.
0
0.0%
0.1

Altamont, IL Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
253
25.4%
12.8%
1940 to 1949
72
7.2%
5.0%
1950 to 1959
93
9.3%
10.4%
1960 to 1969
125
12.5%
10.7%
1970 to 1979
200
20.0%
15.3%
1980 to 1989
119
11.9%
13.5%
1990 to 1999
95
9.5%
13.9%
2000 to 2009
41
4.1%
14.2%
2010 to 2013
0
0.0%
2.8%
2014 or later
0
0.0%
1.4%

Altamont, IL Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
756
86.3%
48.1
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
8
0.9%
4.7
Electricity
104
11.9%
38.7
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
0
0.0%
4.8
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
4
0.5%
1.9
Solar energy
0
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
0
0.0%
0.5
No fuel used
4
0.5%
1.1

Altamont, IL Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
333
 
47295100.0
$2,500 to $2,999
0
0.0%
7.0%
$3,000 or more
0
0.0%
10.3%
$2,000 to $2,499
5
1.5%
11.8%
$1,500 to $1,999
9
2.7%
20.1%
Less than $500
14
4.2%
1.6%
$1,000 to $1,499
99
29.7%
28.8%
$500 to $999
206
61.9%
20.4%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
153
45.9%
45.4%
20.0% to 24.9%
53
15.9%
15.7%
25.0% to 29.9%
44
13.2%
10.6%
30.0% to 34.9%
12
3.6%
7.0%
35.0% or more
71
21.3%
21.3%
Not Computed
0
0.0%
0.0%

Altamont, IL Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
228 
 
41,631,300 
$2,500 to $2,999
0
0.0%
1.9%
$2,000 to $2,499
0
0.0%
4.4%
$3,000 or more
0
0.0%
1.8%
$1,000 to $1,499
19
8.3%
28.3%
$1,500 to $1,999
21
9.2%
11.9%
Less than $500
48
21.1%
10.7%
$500 to $999
140
61.4%
41.0%
No Cash Rent
19
0.0%
2,206,240
Median (Dollars)
647
0.0%
981
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
42
18.4%
13.1%
15.0% to 19.9%
39
17.1%
12.9%
20.0% to 24.9%
52
22.8%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
13
5.7%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
9
3.9%
9.0%
35.0% or more
73
32.0%
40.7%
Not Computed
19
0.0%
0.0%

Altamont, IL Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
629
 
75,022,600
Less then $50,000
118
18.8%
7.3%
$50,000 to $99,999
278
44.2%
7.3%
$100,000 to $149,000
98
15.6%
14.1%
$150,000 to $199,000
81
12.9%
14.5%
$200,000 to $299,999
46
7.3%
19.2%
$300,000 to $499,999
0
0.0%
18.2%
$500,000 to $999,999
8
1.3%
10.5%
$1,000,000 or more
0
0.0%
3.1%
Median (Dollars)
82,500
 
205,000