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Welcome to Albion ...
The location of Albion has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
The pronunciation of Albion: AL-bi-uhn<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Albion has a population of 1,918 people<3> (see below for details).
Albion is 520 feet [158 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Albion lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Albion (for example, toward Petersburg (IN)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
Albion is located in the (618) area code.
The ZIP code for Albion: 62806<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Albion had a population of 1,988 people (or 29.58% of the total population of Edwards County). This makes Albion the county's most populous community.
The population of Albion represents 0.02% of the total population of Illinois (which has 12,830,632 people), making it the state's 493rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,988 people, the population of Albion increased 2.85% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,933 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Albion had an population of 1,918 people. This is a decrease of 3.52% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.78% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Albion.
Communities near Albion ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Albion and not the distance as if you drove.<6>.
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 36 communities that are also named Albion - they are located in Arkansas, British Columbia, California, Delaware, Florida (2), Idaho, 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.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
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 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.
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This page was last modified: 15 Apr 2019