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Welcome to Albano ...

Albano is located in Orange County<1>.

The location of Albano has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Albano is 490 feet [149 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Albano: (540)

Adding Albano to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Albano in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Albano elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a Rand McNally Map of Virginia (1911).

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

Communities Also Named Albano ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Albano - it's located in Kansas.

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

Communities near Albano ...

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

  • Charlottesville [Charlottesville City]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Charlottesville
    • Charlottesville [Charlottesville City] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Albano
    • Estimated population in 2019: 47,266 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charlottesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charlottesville<5>
  • Orange [Orange County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orange
    • Orange [Orange County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Albano
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,096 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orange
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Orange<5>
  • Gordonsville [Louisa County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gordonsville
    • Gordonsville [Louisa County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Albano
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,624 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gordonsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gordonsville<5>
  • Stanardsville [Greene County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stanardsville
    • Stanardsville [Greene County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Albano
    • Estimated population in 2019: 386 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stanardsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stanardsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stanardsville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Madison [Madison County]
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      • Madison [Madison County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Albano
      • Estimated population in 2019: 241 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madison have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madison
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madison<5>
    • Advance Mills Village [Albemarle County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Advance Mills Village
      • Advance Mills Village [Albemarle County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Albano
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Advance Mills Village
    • Advance Mills [Albemarle County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Advance Mills
      • Advance Mills [Albemarle County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the west of Albano
      • Advance Mills has also been known as:
      • Fray's Mills
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    • Jefferson Village [Albemarle County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jefferson Village
      • Jefferson Village [Albemarle County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Albano
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jefferson Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jefferson Village
    • Aroda [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aroda
      • Aroda [Madison County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Albano
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aroda
    • Burnt Tree [Madison County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burnt Tree
      • Burnt Tree [Madison County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Albano
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burnt Tree

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Albano ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Virginia

About Orange County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Orange County: www.orangecountyva.gov/

The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Virginia's counties, including Orange, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Albano - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Albano) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Albano. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.2074, Longitude: -78.3042       In this case, the coordinates for Albano have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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