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Welcome to Albert ...

Albert is located in Gillespie County<1>.

Albert is 1,470 feet [448 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Albert lies within the (830) area code.

Communities Also Named Albert ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Albert - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Georgia, Kansas, Maine, Manitoba, New Brunswick, New Mexico (2), North Dakota, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Saskatchewan, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Albert ...

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

  • Fredericksburg [Gillespie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fredericksburg
    • Fredericksburg [Gillespie County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the west of Albert
    • Estimated population for 2018: 11,446 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fredericksburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fredericksburg
  • Johnson City [Blanco County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Johnson City have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Johnson City
    • Johnson City [Blanco County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Albert
    • Estimated population for 2018: 2,052 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johnson City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johnson City
  • Blanco [Blanco County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blanco
    • Blanco [Blanco County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Albert
    • Estimated population for 2018: 2,012 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blanco
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blanco
  • Stonewall [Gillespie County]
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    • Blumenthal [Gillespie County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blumenthal have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blumenthal
      • Blumenthal [Gillespie County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the west of Albert
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blumenthal
    • Flugrath [Blanco County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flugrath have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flugrath
      • Flugrath [Blanco County] was located 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Albert
    • Luckenbach [Gillespie County]
    • Cain City [Gillespie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cain City
      • Cain City [Gillespie County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the west of Albert
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cain City
    • Bankersmith [Kendall County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bankersmith have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bankersmith
      • Bankersmith [Kendall County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the west of Albert
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bankersmith
    • Grapetown [Gillespie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grapetown
      • Grapetown [Gillespie County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the west of Albert
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grapetown

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Albert ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Texas

About Gillespie County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Gillespie, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Albert - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Albert) 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 Albert. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Albert

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Albert. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.1970, Longitude: -98.6074    
<4>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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