Income/capita NAT. AVG.
Household income NAT. AVG.
Unemployment NAT. AVG.
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Income per capita$21,934$28,822$29,829
Median household income$48,285$53,270$55,322
Median income owner occupied$53,461$69,328$70,586
Median income renter occupied$36,382$34,215$35,192
Median earnings male$37,184$33,885$36,919
Median earnings female$22,284$24,038$26,250
Unemployment rate4.0%5.0%4.7%
Poverty level21.6%15.7%15.1%
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Key findings

  • The income per capita in Altamont is 26% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Altamont is 13% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Altamont is 15% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Altamont is 43% higher than the national average

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      $32,186 $48,285 $96,570
      $35,509 $53,270 $106,540
      $36,877 $55,322 $110,644
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      Altamont median earnings by income bracket

      Altamont employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.6%7.6%
      Manufacturing sector19.5%19.5%
      Financial & insurance services0.5%0.5%
      Wholesale & retail services16.2%16.2%
      Public administration5.9%5.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.7%5.7%
      Education, health & social services12.6%12.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Merrill, OR697$40,80926.2%
      Klamath Falls, OR21,509$40,78326.3%
      Altamont, OR18,982$48,28512.7%

      Cities with similar population

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Cimarron Hills, CO18,981$71,34229.0%
      Stevenson Ranch, CA18,980$136,262146.3%
      Lexington, NC18,970$30,36645.1%
      Troy, AL18,995$34,60337.5%
      Sainte-Catherine, QC19,000n/a 
      Altamont, OR18,982$48,28512.7%
      Source: The Altamont, OR employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).