Altamont is located in east New York. Altamont is part of Albany County. Altamont has 1.19 square miles of land area and 0.00 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Altamont population is 1,609, which has shrunk 7.37% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 3.26% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Altamont median household income is $78,125 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 48.81% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 35.25% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Altamont median house value is $250,900 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 89.50% since 2000. The house value growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 90.79% and is much higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Altamont is better than the state average in quality. The Altamont area code is 518.