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Welcome to Albany Park ...

Albany Park is located in Cook County<1>.

The location of Albany Park has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

The pronunciation of Albany Park: AWL-buh-nee<3>

Albany Park is 600 feet [183 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Albany Park lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities near Albany Park ...

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

  • Chicago [Cook County]
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    • Chicago [Cook County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Albany Park
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,693,976 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chicago
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chicago<6>
  • Cicero [Cook County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cicero have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cicero
    • Cicero [Cook County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Albany Park
    • Estimated population in 2019: 80,796 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cicero
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cicero<6>
  • Arlington Heights [Cook County]
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    • Arlington Heights [Cook County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Albany Park
    • Estimated population in 2019: 74,760 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arlington Heights
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arlington Heights<6>
  • Evanston [Cook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Evanston
    • Evanston [Cook County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the north of Albany Park
    • Estimated population in 2019: 73,473 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Evanston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Evanston<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Schaumburg [Cook County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Schaumburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Schaumburg
      • Schaumburg [Cook County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Albany Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 72,887 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Schaumburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Schaumburg<6>
    • Palatine [Cook County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Palatine have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Palatine
      • Palatine [Cook County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Albany Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 67,482 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Palatine
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Palatine<6>
    • Skokie [Cook County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Skokie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Skokie
      • Skokie [Cook County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the north of Albany Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 62,700 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Skokie<6>
    • Des Plaines [Cook County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Des Plaines have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Des Plaines
      • Des Plaines [Cook County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Albany Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 58,899 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Des Plaines
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Des Plaines<6>
    • Oak Lawn [Cook County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Lawn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oak Lawn
      • Oak Lawn [Cook County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Albany Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 55,022 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Lawn
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oak Lawn<6>
    • Berwyn [Cook County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Berwyn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Berwyn
      • Berwyn [Cook County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Albany Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 54,391 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Berwyn

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

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Albany Park. 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 Albany Park.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Albany Park. See our Newspapers Page for Albany Park.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Albany Park ...

Looking for more information about Albany Park? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Albany Park, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Albany Park.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Illinois

About Cook County

About Illinois

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cook County: www.co.cook.il.us/

The official website for State of Illinois: https://illinois.gov

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Illinois' counties, including Cook, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Albany Park. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Albany Park - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Albany Park) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Albany Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9684, Longitude: -87.7234       In this case, the coordinates for Albany Park have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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