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Welcome to Altamont ...

Altamont is located in Jefferson County<1>.

The location of Altamont has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Altamont is 1,130 feet [344 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Altamont lies within the (740) area code.

Communities Also Named Altamont ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 24 communities that are also named Altamont - they are located in Alabama, British Columbia, California, Florida, Illinois (2), Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Manitoba, Maryland, Missouri, New Mexico, New York (2), North Carolina, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Altamont ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Altamont.

  • Wheeling [Ohio County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wheeling
    • Wheeling [Ohio County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Altamont
    • Estimated population in 2019: 26,430 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wheeling
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wheeling<5>
  • Weirton [Hancock County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Weirton
    • Weirton [Hancock County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Altamont
    • Estimated population in 2019: 18,266 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Weirton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Weirton<5>
  • East Liverpool [Columbiana County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Liverpool
    • East Liverpool [Columbiana County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Altamont
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,603 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Liverpool<5>
  • Martins Ferry [Belmont County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Martins Ferry
    • Martins Ferry [Belmont County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Altamont
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,517 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Martins Ferry
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Martins Ferry<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Toronto [Jefferson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Toronto have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Toronto
      • Toronto [Jefferson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Altamont
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,923 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Toronto<5>
    • Wintersville [Jefferson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wintersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wintersville
      • Wintersville [Jefferson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Altamont
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,669 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wintersville<5>
    • Wellsville [Columbiana County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wellsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wellsville
      • Wellsville [Columbiana County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Altamont
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,306 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wellsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wellsville<5>
    • Wellsburg [Brooke County]
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      • Wellsburg [Brooke County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the south of Altamont
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,530 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wellsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wellsburg<5>
    • Chester [Hancock County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chester
      • Chester [Hancock County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Altamont
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,369 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chester
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chester<5>
    • Bridgeport [Belmont County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bridgeport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bridgeport
      • Bridgeport [Belmont County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Altamont
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,728 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridgeport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bridgeport<5>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Altamont. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Altamont.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Altamont. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Altamont.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Altamont. See our Newspapers Page for Altamont.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Altamont ...

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

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Altamont, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Altamont.

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About Jefferson County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Altamont. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Jefferson County: www.jeffersoncountyoh.com/

The official website for State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Ohio's counties, including Jefferson, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Altamont - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Altamont) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Altamont. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3334, Longitude: -80.6176       In this case, the coordinates for Altamont have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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