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Welcome to Albright ...

So far, we have found very little information about Albright. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Albright to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Albright, please Contact Us.


Albright would have been located within present day Rosebud County<2>.

The location of Albright has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Albright is 2,480 feet [756 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Albright is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: The area where Albright was located is in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

The location where Albright once stood is in the (406) area code.

Adding Albright to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Albright in the GNIS. For more information, see the Referenced GNIS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Albright was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Albright on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Albright ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Montana communities named Albright: This one is located in Rosebud County and the other is located in Cascade County.

Beyond Montana, there are 9 communities that are also named Albright - they are located in Alberta, Illinois, Kentucky, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Carolina, Tennessee and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Albright ...

We have created a list of 6 communities that are near Albright.

  • Forsyth [Rosebud County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forsyth
    • Forsyth [Rosebud County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the west of Albright
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,752 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forsyth have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forsyth
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forsyth<6>
  • Colstrip [Rosebud County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Colstrip
    • Colstrip [Rosebud County] lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<5> to the south of Albright
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,217 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colstrip
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Colstrip<6>
  • Sanders [Treasure County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sanders
    • Sanders [Treasure County] lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<5> to the west of Albright
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sanders
  • Miles City [Custer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Miles City
    • Miles City [Custer County] lies 32 miles [51.5 km]<5> to the east of Albright
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,181 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Miles City have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Miles City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Miles City<6>
  • Angela [Rosebud County]
  • Hysham [Treasure County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hysham
    • Hysham [Treasure County] lies 35 miles [56.3 km]<5> to the west of Albright
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 307 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hysham have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hysham
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hysham<6>

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

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

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

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The official website for State of Montana: https://mt.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Albright, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of Montana's counties, including Rosebud, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<3>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.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Albright - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Albright) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Albright. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.2844, Longitude: -106.4881       In this case, the coordinates for Albright have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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