Altamont (zip 12009), New York 

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Population

7,839

+9.5% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

4.1%

Median Income

$85,208

Median Home Price

$300,800

Median Age

42.2

Comfort Index (Climate)

9.2 / 4.2

summer / winter


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Best Places to Live in Altamont (zip 12009), New York

Capital city complex - East-central New York, along the Hudson River160 miles north of New York City. August, July and June are the most pleasant months in the 12009 zip code, while January and December are the least comfortable months.
State: New York
County: Albany County
Metro Area: Albany-Schenectady-Troy Metro Area
City: No City
Zip Codes: Altamont (zip 12009)
Cost of Living: 4.8% higher
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 292 ft above sea level

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Altamont, Ny Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Most Expensive HomesHomes less than 10 yrs old
All Single Family Homes
Pros
Diverse economy
Educated population
Nearby recreation
Cons
Harsh winters
Entertainment
Cost of living

What Bert Has To Say About Albany-Schenectady-Troy Metro Area

The Albany area includes six counties, the cities of Troy and Schenectady and the historic Saratoga Springs area to the north. An assortment of commercial and state government activities support this state capital. Downtown Albany area is modern with a number of historic sites and an attractive waterfront. Suburbs are fairly nondescript. There is an assortment of mostly small arts and cultural amenities throughout the metropolitan area. Schenectady is an older industrial center known once for producing railroad locomotives and known past and present as a major center for the General Electric Company.


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Altamont (zip 12009) is 4.1% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Altamont (zip 12009) jobs have increased by 0.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Altamont (zip 12009)'s cost of living is 4.8% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Altamont (zip 12009)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in the 12009 zip code, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Albany county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 64.6% to 33.1%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Altamont (zip 12009)'s population is 7,839 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 9.5%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Altamont (zip 12009) is Real Estate: $300,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.9%.

SCHOOLS
Altamont (zip 12009) public schools spend $17,292 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.6 students per teacher in Altamont (zip 12009). More Education



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Housing Market in Altamont

It's a good time to buy in Altamont. Home Appreciation is up 13.7% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Altamont is $300,800.
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