RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     

Town of Albion, Wisconsin
(Dane County)

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Other WI
Communities

















Welcome to Albion ...

The Town of Albion is located in Dane County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Albion has a population of 2,093 people<3> (see below for details).

Albion is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Albion is located in the (608) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Albion had an population of 2,093 people. This is an increase of 7.28% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 14.81% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Albion had a population of 1,951 people. This makes Albion the county's 31st most populous community.

The population of Albion represents 0.03% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 457th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,951 people, the population of Albion increased 7.02% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,823 people).

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

Communities Also Named Albion ...

While we believe that this Albion is located in Dane County, we know of another 2 Wisconsin communities named Albion. Those communities are located in the following counties: Jackson and Trempealeau County.

Beyond Wisconsin, there are 4 communities that are also named Albion - they are located in and New York (2).

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

Communities near Albion ...

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

  • Janesville [Rock County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Janesville
    • Janesville [Rock County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Albion
    • Estimated population in 2019: 64,575 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Janesville
  • Fitchburg [Dane County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fitchburg
    • Fitchburg [Dane County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northwest of Albion
    • Estimated population in 2019: 30,792 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fitchburg
  • Whitewater [Walworth County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whitewater
    • Whitewater [Walworth County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Albion
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,895 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitewater
  • Stoughton [Dane County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stoughton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stoughton
    • Stoughton [Dane County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the west of Albion
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,114 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stoughton
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Fort Atkinson [Jefferson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fort Atkinson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Atkinson
      • Fort Atkinson [Jefferson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Albion
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,422 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Atkinson
    • Oregon [Dane County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oregon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oregon
      • Oregon [Dane County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Albion
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,571 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oregon
    • McFarland [Dane County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McFarland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McFarland
      • McFarland [Dane County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Albion
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,031 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McFarland
    • Monona [Dane County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monona have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monona
      • Monona [Dane County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Albion
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,175 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monona
    • Jefferson [Jefferson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jefferson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jefferson
      • Jefferson [Jefferson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Albion
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,986 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jefferson
    • Cottage Grove [Dane County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cottage Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cottage Grove
      • Cottage Grove [Dane County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Albion
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,143 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cottage Grove

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

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Albion.

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

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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Search for a Community in Wisconsin

About Dane County

About Wisconsin

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 Dane County: www.co.dane.wi.us/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Wisconsin's counties, including Dane, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Albion.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Albion - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Albion) 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 Albion. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: 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: 42.8919, Longitude: -89.0790       In this case, the coordinates for Albion have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 

 

Copyright 2020
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 23 Jul 2020