Altamont is a very small town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 1,024 people and just one neighborhood, Altamont is the 299th largest community in Tennessee.
Occupations and Workforce
Altamont is a blue-collar town, with 49.49% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Altamont is a town of production and manufacturing workers, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Altamont who work in office and administrative support (9.22%), sales jobs (8.53%) and food service (8.53%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Altamont has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Altamont has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Altamont than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Altamont may be for you.
As is often the case in a small town, Altamont doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.