This rating is a weighted average of commute time, crime rate, population, median salary, and more.
This score adds annual household income and cost of living to the city rating.
Density (Population per mile²)
Compared to New York, Altamonte Springs has a low population density. Altamonte Springs is perfect for those who want to be in the city without constantly rubbing shoulders.
Altamonte Springs, FL is a great place to live. It has its pros and cons like any city, but with a quality of life rating of 7/10 and an overall value of 7/10, it’s no surprise why so many people choose to live here.
Population density is a way of determining how crowded an area is. Altamonte Springs has a population density of 4,634, with 41,228 current residents.
Out of the 41,228 current residents, 49% are male and 51% are female. 47% of the residents are married and 53% are single.
- 65% Sun
- 51% Rain
- 0% Snow
71°F average temperature
- 26 years Median home age
- $90,680 Median home price
- -14.07% Home appreciation rate
- 11.2% Annual property tax
As for living in Altamonte Springs, the air quality is 79% and the weather, on average, is 65% sunny, 51% rainy, and 0% snowy. The average temperature is 71°F.
Whether you’re looking to buy or rent a home in Altamonte Springs, you should know that 38.2% of homes are owned while 54.4% of homes are rented, and 7.4% of homes are vacant. The median price of a home is $90,680, the median age of homes is 26 years, the annual home appreciation is -14.07% and the annual property tax is 11.20%.
Crime rate (per 100,000)7
When looking at the community of Altamonte Springs, it’s important to determine the crime rate. Altamonte Springs’s crime rate is 7 total number of crimes reported per 100,000 total population. The average age of residents in Altamonte Springs is 38 years and the breakdown of political affiliations is 48.12% Democratic, 50.90% Republican, and 0.98% Independent.
Student teacher ratio 1:16
Management, Business, Art & Sciences
Sales & Office Occupations
Production, Transportation & Material Moving
Natural Resources, Construction & Maintenance
90%High school diploma
11%Some college or associates degree
9%Graduate or professional degree
When looking at Altamonte Springs, it’s important to understand employment statistics. 10.20% of residents are unemployed in Altamonte Springs (which does not include the percentage of residents who are no longer in the labor force). Of the employed Altamonte Springs residents: 14% of employed residents work in the management and business field, 25.46% are in the arts and sciences field, 13.2% are in the customer service field, 32.3% are in the sales field, 0.04% work in farming, fishing, and forestry, 7.5% of employed residents work in the construction field, and 7.5% work in production. When it comes to education, the ratio of teachers to students is 1:16. The percentage of residents who have graduated high school is 89.93%, 10.86% of residents have an associate’s degree, 22.46% of residents have a bachelor’s degree, and 9.12% have a master’s degree.
Average commute time
Daily breakdown: by transport type
Work at home
If you plan on commuting to work in Altamonte Springs, you should be aware that the average commute time is 27 minutes, compared to the national average commute time of 26 minutes. When it comes to commuting, residents of Altamonte Springs have a few different options. 83% of commuters use their own cars, 11% of commuters carpool, 1% of commuters use the transit system, and 3% of residents work from home.