Altamont Tourism

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Altamont is a village located in the town of Guilderland in Albany County, New York. The village is in the western part of the town. The population was 1,720 at the 2010 census. The name means "high mountain."


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Altamont in United States. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Altamont like a local. A gripping city on its own right, Sylvan Beach also deserves a visit. Sylvan Beach is bestowed with interesting set of attractions for every type of traveller. Also, to reach Altamont, you'll have to take a flight to Sylvan Beach; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. A holiday in Altamont can generally be of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Altamont*

  • Pollution Statistics in Altamont

    Know the pollution level of Altamont before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 5.36 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 33.33 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 32.14 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 33.33 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 17.86 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 11.36 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 21.43 (Low)
  • Altamont: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Altamont for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Altamont.

    • Burglary and Theft 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 52.78 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 61.11 (High)
    • Car Stealing 27.78 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 41.67 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 33.33 (Low)
    • Drug offense 63.89 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 69.44 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 35 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 33.33 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 27.78 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 55.56 (Moderate)
  • Living in Altamont - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Altamont is 178.08 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 52.19 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 60.33 (High)
    • Pollution Index 18.28 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 19.57 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 80 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 63.29 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.83 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 98.39 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Altamont

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Altamont

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.5 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 36 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 82.64 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 47.25 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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