Altamonte Springs is a suburban city in Seminole County, Florida, which a population of 41,496 according to the 2010 census. Located in Seminole County, the city is in the northern suburb of the Orlando–Kissimmee–Sanford Metropolitan Area, which the United States Census Bureau estimated had a population of 2,054,574 in 2008.
Public schools in Altamonte Springs are part of the Seminole County system. Altamonte Springs is served by 4 public elementary schools (K–5); 1 public middle school (6–8); and 1 public high school (9–12). The city of Altamonte Springs is also home to a branch of Seminole State College of Florida. Additionally, Altamonte Springs boasts 10 percent more college graduates per capita than the Florida average, and it’s just a few miles away from the University of Central Florida and Rollins College.
Altamonte Springs is known for its main park, Cranes Roost. It’s a 37-acre lake and amphitheater boarded by the Altamonte Mall, AMC theatres as well as Uptown Altamonte