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Welcome to Altamonte Springs ...

The city of Altamonte Springs is located in Seminole County.

A typical abbreviation for Altamonte Springs: Altamonte Spgs. (or less commonly used: Altamonte Spngs. or Altamonte Sprngs.)

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Altamonte Springs has a population of 43,492 people<1> (see below for details).

Altamonte Springs is 70 feet [21 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Altamonte Springs lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area codes for Altamonte Springs: (407) and (321)<3>

The ZIP codes for Altamonte Springs: 32701, 32714-32716<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Altamonte Springs had a population of 41,496 people (which is 9.82% of the total population of Seminole County). This makes Altamonte Springs the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Altamonte Springs represents 0.22% of the population of Florida (which has 18,801,310 people), making it the state's 62nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 41,496 people, the population of Altamonte Springs has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (that had a count of 41,200 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Altamonte Springs had an population of 43,492 people. This is an increase of 4.81% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 5.56% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Altamonte Springs.

Communities near Altamonte Springs ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Altamonte Springs and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<5>.

Community   2016
Apopka   [Map]   49,458   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
De Bary   [Map]   20,394   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Deltona   [Map]   90,124   N   18 miles [29 km]
Lake Mary   [Map]   16,198   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Mount Dora   [Map]   13,818   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Ocoee   [Map]   44,820   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Altamonte Springs.

Communities Also Named Altamonte Springs ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Florida communities named Altamonte Springs: This one is located in Seminole County and the other is located in Orange County.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Altamonte Springs.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Altamonte Springs. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Altamonte Springs. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Altamonte Springs.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Altamonte Springs:

Websites for Altamonte Springs ...

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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Altamonte Springs ...

Looking for more information about Altamonte Springs? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Altamonte Springs, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Altamonte Springs.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Altamonte Springs. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Altamonte Springs.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Altamonte Springs - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (321) is an overlay for area code (407). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Altamonte Springs.

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Altamonte Springs). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Altamonte Springs or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

Our list of ZIP Codes for Altamonte Springs includes: 32701, 32714, 32715 & 32716.

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Altamonte Springs. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Altamonte Springs) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Altamonte Springs. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Altamonte Springs

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Altamonte Springs. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 28.6639, Longitude: -81.3741     [Map].

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<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Altamonte Springs.