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Welcome to Almena ...
The location of Almena has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Almena has a population of 378 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Almena.
Almena is 2,150 feet [655 m] above sea level.<4> 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
Almena is located in the (785) area code.
The ZIP code for Almena: 67622<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Almena had an population of 378 people. This is a decrease of 7.35% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 19.4% 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 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.
Adding Almena to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Almena in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Almena elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Almena on a Rand McNally Map of Kansas (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Almena on our Genealogy Page.
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.
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.
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 ...
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/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2021