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Albion, California

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Welcome to Albion ...

Albion is located in Mendocino County<1>.

Albion is 170 feet [52 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Albion is located in the (707) area code.

The ZIP code for Albion: 95410<3>

Communities Also Named Albion ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 36 communities that are also named Albion - they are located in Arkansas, British Columbia, Delaware, Florida (2), Idaho, Illinois, Indiana (2), 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.

Communities near Albion ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Albion.

  • Fort Bragg [Mendocino County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Bragg
    • Fort Bragg [Mendocino County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Albion
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,222 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Bragg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Bragg<5>
  • Mendocino [Mendocino County]
  • Elk [Mendocino County]
  • Caspar [Mendocino County]
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    • Comptche [Mendocino County]
    • Navarro [Mendocino County]
    • Manchester [Mendocino County]
    • Stronetta [Mendocino County]
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      • Stronetta [Mendocino County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Albion
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stronetta
    • Inglenook [Mendocino County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Inglenook
      • Inglenook [Mendocino County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the north of Albion
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Inglenook
    • Philo [Mendocino County]

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 Albion. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Albion.

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Albion.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Albion. See our Newspapers 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 can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Albion, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Albion.

Adding Albion to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Albion in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Albion was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Albion on our Genealogy Page.

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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.

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of California's counties, including Mendocino, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Albion - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 community (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).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. 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 (or directions), 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: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AlbionOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Albion. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2269, Longitude: -123.7690    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






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