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Town of Albion, New York
(Orleans County)

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The location of Town of Albion

Welcome to Albion ...

The Town of Albion is located in Orleans County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, the Town of Albion has a population of 8,230 people<2> (see below for details).

Albion is 600 feet [183 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Albion: (585)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Albion had a population of 8,468 people (which is 19.75% of the total population of Orleans County). This makes Albion the county's most populous community.

The population of Albion represents 0.04% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 289th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 8,468 people, the population of Albion increased 5.3% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 8,042 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Albion had an population of 8,230 people. This is a decrease of 2.81% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.34% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Albion ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Albion and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017
Batavia   [Map]   6,925   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Batavia   [Map]   14,661   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Brockport   [Map]   8,299   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Clarkson   [Map]   7,056   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Hamlin   [Map]   9,056   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Medina   [Map]   5,733   W   9 miles [14.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Albion.

Communities Also Named Albion ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two New York communities named Albion: This one is located in Orleans County and the other is located in Oswego County.

Beyond New York, there are 4 communities that are also named Albion - they are located in and Wisconsin (3).

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Albion. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Albion. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Albion.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Albion:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Albion ...

Looking for more information about Albion? 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.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Albion.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Albion - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Albion) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Albion. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Town of Albion

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Albion. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.2264, Longitude: -78.2092     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Albion have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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