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Altamont, North Carolina is located in North Carolina
Altamont, North Carolina
Altamont, North Carolina
Location in North Carolina
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Avery County
3,268 ft (996 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s) 828
GNIS feature ID 1018807

Altamont is an unincorporated community in Avery County, North Carolina, United States. The community is located along US 221/NC 194 (Linville Falls Highway), between the town of Crossnore and the community of Linville Falls. Altamont translates to "High Mountain."

The Ray Wiseman House was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1996.

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