Altamont Township

4 reviews
  1. Town in North Carolina
A-
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    B-
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Real Estate
    A
  4. Nightlife
    B
  5. Good for Families
    B
  6. Diversity
    B
  7. Jobs
    B
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    B
  10. Health & Fitness
    B-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    B+

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$139,400
National
$176,700
Median Rent
$846
National
$904
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    24%
  • Own
    76%

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    No Data
    264
  • Murder
    No Data
    5
  • Rape
    No Data
    37
  • Robbery
    No Data
    135
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    No Data
    575
  • Theft
    No Data
    2,114
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No Data
    257

Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$45,292
National
$53,046
Children
19%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    6%
    11%
  • Bachelor's degree
    19%
    18%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    31%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    14%
    14%

    Reviews

    4 reviews
    • Excellent
      0
    • Very Good
      2
    • Average
      2
    • Poor
      0
    • Terrible
      0
    A lot of restaurants serve good food, and are good about trying to make customer happy.
    • Niche User
    • Jan 18 2015
    There are jobs here, some are worth the pay others are not. Sometimes it is also hard to get a job.
    • Niche User
    • Jan 18 2015
    Most homes are hand built or trailers.
    • Niche User
    • Jan 18 2015