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Welcome to Alba ...

The city of Alba is located in Jasper County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Alba has a population of 544 people<2> (see below for details).

Alba is 990 feet [302 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Alba lies within the (417) area code.

The ZIP code for Alba: 64830<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Alba had an population of 544 people. This is a decrease of 1.98% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.48% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Alba had a population of 555 people. This makes Alba the county's 12th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 555 people, the population of Alba decreased 5.61% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 588 people).

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

Communities Also Named Alba ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Alba - they are located in California, Michigan, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina and Texas.

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

Communities near Alba ...

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

  • Joplin [Jasper County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Joplin
    • Joplin [Jasper County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Alba
    • Estimated population for 2018: 50,657 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Joplin
  • Pittsburg [Crawford County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pittsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pittsburg
    • Pittsburg [Crawford County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Alba
    • Estimated population for 2018: 20,178 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pittsburg
  • Carthage [Jasper County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carthage have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carthage
    • Carthage [Jasper County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Alba
    • Estimated population for 2018: 14,763 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carthage
  • Webb City [Jasper County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Webb City have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Webb City
    • Webb City [Jasper County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Alba
    • Estimated population for 2018: 11,887 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Webb City
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Carl Junction [Jasper County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carl Junction have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carl Junction
      • Carl Junction [Jasper County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Alba
      • Estimated population for 2018: 8,153 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carl Junction
    • Lamar [Barton County]
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      • Lamar [Barton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Alba
      • Estimated population for 2018: 4,306 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lamar
    • Galena [Cherokee County]
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      • Galena [Cherokee County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Alba
      • Estimated population for 2018: 2,875 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Galena
    • Oronogo [Jasper County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oronogo have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oronogo
      • Oronogo [Jasper County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Alba
      • Estimated population for 2018: 2,658 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oronogo
    • Carterville [Jasper County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carterville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carterville
      • Carterville [Jasper County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the south of Alba
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,962 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carterville
    • Duquesne [Jasper County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Duquesne have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Duquesne
      • Duquesne [Jasper County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Alba
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,596 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Duquesne

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alba ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.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 Alba.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alba - 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 Alba). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Alba 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Alba) 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 Alba. 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 Alba

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alba. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2372, Longitude: -94.4176       In this case, the coordinates for Alba have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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