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Welcome to Albers ...

The pronunciation of Albers: AL-bers<1>

The village of Albers is located in Clinton County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Albers has a population of 1,165 people<2> (see below for details).

Albers is 430 feet [131 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Albers is within the boundaries of the (618) area code.

The ZIP code for Albers: 62215<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Albers had a population of 1,190 people. This makes Albers the county's 7th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,190 people, the population of Albers increased 35.54% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 878 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Albers had an population of 1,165 people. This is a decrease of 2.1% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 32.69% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Albers ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Albers and not the distance if driven.<5>.

Community   2016
Breese   [Map]   4,511   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Freeburg   [Map]   4,234   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Highland   [Map]   9,830   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Lebanon   [Map]   4,433   W   11 miles [17.7 km]
Mascoutah   [Map]   7,963   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
New Baden   [Map]   3,291   W   4 miles [6.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Albers ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Albers - it's located in Kansas.

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

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 Albers. 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 Albers. 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 Albers.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Albers ...

Looking for more information about Albers? 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 Albers, 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 Albers.

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) Albers. 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 Illinois

About Clinton County

About Illinois

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Clinton County: www.clintonco.org/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation. While it might not be exactly right, it should be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Albers.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Albers - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>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 village (such as Albers). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Albers or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting from Albers. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Albers) 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 Albers. 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 Albers

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Albers. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.5453, Longitude: -89.6164     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Albers have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Albers.