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Welcome to Altamont ...

Altamont is located in Klamath County<1>.

Altamont is 4,140 feet [1,262 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Altamont is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Altamont lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area codes for Altamont: (541) and (458)<3>

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, Ohio, 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.

  • Dorris [Siskiyou County]
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    • Dorris [Siskiyou County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Altamont
    • Estimated population in 2018: 902 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dorris
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dorris<5>
  • Merrill [Klamath County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Merrill
    • Merrill [Klamath County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Altamont
    • Estimated population in 2018: 843 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Merrill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Merrill<5>
  • Bonanza [Klamath County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bonanza have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bonanza
    • Bonanza [Klamath County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Altamont
    • Estimated population in 2018: 421 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bonanza
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bonanza<5>
  • Oretech [Klamath County]
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    • Pelican City [Klamath County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pelican City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pelican City
      • Pelican City [Klamath County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Altamont
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pelican City
    • Terminal City [Klamath County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Terminal City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Terminal City
      • Terminal City [Klamath County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Altamont
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Terminal City
    • Midland [Klamath County]
    • Dairy [Klamath County]
    • Keno [Klamath County]
    • Worden [Klamath County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Worden
      • Worden [Klamath County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Altamont
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Worden

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 Klamath 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 Klamath County: www.co.klamath.or.us/

The official website for State of Oregon: https://www.oregon.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Oregon's counties, including Klamath, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Altamont - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (458) is an overlay for area code (541).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' 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.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Altamont. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Altamont

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Altamont. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.2065, Longitude: -121.7372    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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