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Albion, Washington

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Welcome to Albion ...

The town of Albion is located in Whitman County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Albion has a population of 608 people<1> (see below for details).

Albion is 2,240 feet [683 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Albion is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Albion lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Albion lies within the (509) area code.

The ZIP code for Albion: 99102<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Albion had a population of 579 people. This makes Albion the county's 6th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 579 people, the population of Albion decreased 6.01% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 616 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Albion had an population of 608 people. This is an increase of 5.01% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 1.3% 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.

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

Community   2017
Moscow (ID)   [Map]   25,146   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Onaway (ID)   [Map]   189   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Potlatch (ID)   [Map]   817   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Chambers   [Map]   ---   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Colfax   [Map]   2,900   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Colton   [Map]   467   S   16 miles [25.7 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 36 communities that are also named Albion - they are located in Arkansas, British Columbia, California, Delaware, Florida (2), Idaho, Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (2), Maine, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), Prince Edward Island, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Texas, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Albion, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Albion.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Washington

About Whitman County

About Washington

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.

The official website for Whitman County:

The official website for State of Washington:

Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>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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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Albion). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Albion or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- 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 for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Albion

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Albion. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.7926, Longitude: -117.2497     [Map].

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