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Welcome to Almena ...

The city of Almena is located in Norton County.

The location of Almena has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Almena has a population of 383 people<2> (see below for details).

Almena is 2,150 feet [655 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Almena is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

The area code for Almena: (785)

The ZIP code for Almena: 67622<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Almena had an population of 383 people. This is a decrease of 6.13% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 18.34% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Almena had a population of 408 people (or 7.19% of the total population of Norton County). This makes Almena the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Almena represents 0.01% of the total population of Kansas (which has 2,853,118 people), making it the state's 321st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 408 people, the population of Almena decreased 13.01% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 469 people).

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

Communities Also Named Almena ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Almena - they are located in Michigan and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Almena ...

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

  • Norton [Norton County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norton have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norton
    • Norton [Norton County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Almena
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norton
  • Beaver City [Furnas County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beaver City have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beaver City
    • Beaver City [Furnas County] lies 18 miles [29 km] to the north of Almena
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beaver City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beaver City
  • Logan [Phillips County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Logan have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Logan
    • Logan [Phillips County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the southeast of Almena
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Logan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Logan
  • Stamford [Harlan County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stamford have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stamford
    • Stamford [Harlan County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the north of Almena
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stamford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stamford
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Prairie View [Phillips County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prairie View have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Prairie View
      • Prairie View [Phillips County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast of Almena
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prairie View
    • Long Island [Phillips County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Long Island have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Long Island
      • Long Island [Phillips County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the northeast of Almena
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Long Island
    • Edmond [Norton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Edmond have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edmond
      • Edmond [Norton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the south of Almena
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edmond
    • Densmore [Norton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Densmore
      • Densmore [Norton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the south of Almena
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Densmore
    • Oronoque [Norton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oronoque
      • Oronoque [Norton County] lies 18 miles [29 km] to the southwest of Almena
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oronoque
    • Hollinger [Furnas County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hollinger have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hollinger
      • Hollinger [Furnas County] lies 18 miles [29 km] to the north of Almena
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hollinger

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Almena. Our list includes 8 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Almena.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Almena ...

Looking for more information about Almena? 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.

Looking for more information about Almena? 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 Almena, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Almena.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Kansas

About Norton County

About Kansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Norton County: www.nortoncountyks.org/

The official website for State of Kansas: https://portal.kansas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Almena.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Almena - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 city (such as Almena). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Almena or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Almena) 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 Almena. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Almena

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Almena. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.8913, Longitude: -99.7097       In this case, the coordinates for Almena have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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