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Welcome to Albion ...

The town of Albion is located in Noble County and is the County Seat for Noble County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2015, Albion has a population of 2,325 people<1> (see below for details).

Albion is 940 feet [287 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you leave Albion and travel west, you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Albion lies within the (260) area code.

The ZIP code for Albion: 46701<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Albion had a population of 2,349 people. This makes Albion the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Albion represents 0.04% of the total population of Indiana (which has 6,483,802 people), making it the state's 181st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,349 people, the population of Albion increased 2.85% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,284 people).

Taken from the 2015 Census Estimates, Albion had an population of 2,325 people. This is a decrease of 1.02% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 1.8% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Albion.

Communities near Albion ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove it.<4>.

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Auburn   [Map]   12,979   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Avilla   [Map]   2,413   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Churubusco   [Map]   1,795   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Columbia City   [Map]   8,857   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Garrett   [Map]   6,344   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Huntertown   [Map]   5,387   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Albion.

Communities Also Named Albion ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Indiana communities named Albion: This one is located in Noble County and the other is located in Scott County.

Beyond Indiana, there are 36 communities that are also named Albion - they are located in Arkansas, British Columbia, California, Delaware, Florida (2), Idaho, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas (2), Maine, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), Prince Edward Island, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Albion. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Albion. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Albion. Our list includes 10 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Albion:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Albion ...

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

In addition to the Tourism page for Albion, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Albion.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Albion. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Indiana

About Noble County

About Indiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Noble County: www.nobleco.org/

The official website for State of Indiana: www.in.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Albion.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Albion - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Albion). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Albion or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Albion. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Albion) 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 Albion. 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 Albion

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Albion. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3956, Longitude: -85.4240     [Map].

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Albion.



 
 
 

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