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Welcome to Albia ...

Albia is located in Rensselaer County<1>.

Albia is 430 feet [131 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Albia is within the (518) area code.

Websites for Albia ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.renscochamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Albia, the following might be of interest:

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 Kentucky.

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.

  • Albany [Albany County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Albany
    • Albany [Albany County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Albia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 96,460 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albany
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albany<4>
  • Colonie [Albany County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Colonie
    • Colonie [Albany County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Albia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 82,798 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Colonie have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colonie
  • Schenectady [Schenectady County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Schenectady
    • Schenectady [Schenectady County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Albia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 65,273 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Schenectady
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Schenectady<4>
  • Clifton Park [Saratoga County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clifton Park
    • Clifton Park [Saratoga County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Albia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 36,366 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clifton Park have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clifton Park
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    • Guilderland [Albany County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Guilderland
      • Guilderland [Albany County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the west of Albia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 35,723 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Guilderland have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Guilderland
    • Bethlehem [Albany County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bethlehem
      • Bethlehem [Albany County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Albia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 34,895 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethlehem have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethlehem
    • Rotterdam [Schenectady County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rotterdam
      • Rotterdam [Schenectady County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the west of Albia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 29,973 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rotterdam have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rotterdam
    • Halfmoon [Saratoga County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Halfmoon
      • Halfmoon [Saratoga County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the north of Albia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 24,635 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Halfmoon have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Halfmoon
    • Niskayuna [Schenectady County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Niskayuna
      • Niskayuna [Schenectady County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Albia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 22,365 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Niskayuna have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Niskayuna
    • Cohoes [Albany County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cohoes
      • Cohoes [Albany County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northwest of Albia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 16,687 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cohoes
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cohoes<4>

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 Rensselaer 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 Rensselaer County: www.rensco.com/

The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New York's counties, including Rensselaer, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Albia - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Albia) 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 Albia. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Albia

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Albia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.7051, Longitude: -73.6598    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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