Altamont is a very small city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 2,304 people and just one neighborhood, Altamont is the 460th largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Altamont is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 35.65% of the Altamont workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Altamont is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Altamont who work in sales jobs (12.87%), food service (8.02%) and office and administrative support (7.91%).
Setting & Lifestyle
As is often the case in a small city, Altamont doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.