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Welcome to Albia ...

Albia is located in Pulaski County<1>.

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

Albia is 1,120 feet [341 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Albia lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel west from Albia (for example, toward Greensburg), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

The telephone area code for Albia: (606)

Communities Also Named Albia ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Albia - they are located in Iowa, Kansas and New York.

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

Communities near Albia ...

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

  • Somerset [Pulaski County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Somerset have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Somerset
    • Somerset [Pulaski County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Albia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,585 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Somerset
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Somerset<5>
  • Stanford [Lincoln County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stanford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stanford
    • Stanford [Lincoln County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Albia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,662 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stanford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stanford<5>
  • Mount Vernon [Rockcastle County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Vernon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Vernon
    • Mount Vernon [Rockcastle County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Albia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,415 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Vernon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Vernon<5>
  • Liberty [Casey County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liberty have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Liberty
    • Liberty [Casey County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Albia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,130 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Liberty
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Liberty<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Brodhead [Rockcastle County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brodhead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brodhead
      • Brodhead [Rockcastle County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Albia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,180 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brodhead
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brodhead<5>
    • Ferguson [Pulaski County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ferguson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ferguson
      • Ferguson [Pulaski County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Albia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 947 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ferguson
    • Crab Orchard [Lincoln County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crab Orchard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crab Orchard
      • Crab Orchard [Lincoln County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Albia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 825 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crab Orchard
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crab Orchard<5>
    • Science Hill [Pulaski County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Science Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Science Hill
      • Science Hill [Pulaski County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Albia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 696 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Science Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Science Hill<5>
    • Hustonville [Lincoln County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hustonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hustonville
      • Hustonville [Lincoln County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Albia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 369 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hustonville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hustonville<5>
    • Eubank [Lincoln County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eubank have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eubank
      • Eubank [Lincoln County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southwest of Albia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 330 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eubank
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eubank<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Albia ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Pulaski County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Pulaski County: www.pulaskicountygovt.org/

The official website for State of Kentucky: https://kentucky.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Kentucky's counties, including Pulaski, 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Albia - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Albia) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Albia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.3048, Longitude: -84.5933       In this case, the coordinates for Albia have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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