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Welcome to Alberton ...
The town of Alberton is located in Mineral County.
The pronunciation of Alberton: AL-ber-tun<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Alberton has a population of 429 people<2> (see below for details).
Alberton is 3,050 feet [930 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Alberton is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Alberton lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you leave Alberton and travel west, you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT).
The telephone area code for Alberton: (406)
The ZIP code for Alberton: 59820<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Alberton had a population of 420 people (which is 9.95% of the total population of Mineral County). This makes Alberton the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Alberton represents 0.04% of the population of Montana (which has 989,415 people), making it the state's 86th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 420 people, the population of Alberton increased 12.3% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 374 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Alberton had an population of 429 people. This is an increase of 2.14% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 14.71% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Alberton.
Communities near Alberton ...
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 Alberton and not the distance if driven.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Alberton.
Communities Also Named Alberton ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Alberton - they are located in Alabama, Ontario, Prince Edward Island and Tennessee.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alberton.
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 Alberton:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alberton ...
Looking for more information about Alberton? 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 Alberton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Alberton.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Mineral County: www.co.mineral.mt.us/
The official website for State of Montana: https://mt.gov/
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This page was last modified: 20 May 2019