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Saint Albans, West Virginia
Welcome to Saint Albans ...
The location of Saint Albans has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
A typical abbreviation for Saint Albans: St. Albans
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Saint Albans has a population of 9,918 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Saint Albans.
Saint Albans is 650 feet [198 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Saint Albans lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Saint Albans: (304) & (681)<5>
Websites for Saint Albans ...
Official Website: www.stalbanswv.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Saint Albans had an population of 9,918 people. This is a decrease of 10.2% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 10,124.74% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Saint Albans had a population of 11,044 people (or 5.72% of the total population of Kanawha County). This makes Saint Albans the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Saint Albans represents 0.6% of the total population of West Virginia (which has 1,852,994 people), making it the state's 12th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 11,044 people, the population of Saint Albans increased 11,285.57% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 97 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Saint Albans.
Adding Saint Albans 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 Saint Albans 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 Saint Albans elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Saint Albans on a Rand McNally Map of West Virginia (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Saint Albans on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Saint Albans ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Saint Albans - they are located in Maine, Minnesota, Missouri (2), New York, Newfoundland and Labrador, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Utah and Vermont.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Saint Albans.
Communities near Saint Albans ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Saint Albans.
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 Saint Albans. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Saint Albans.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Saint Albans. 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 Saint Albans.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Saint Albans. Our list includes 10 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Saint Albans.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Saint Albans ...
Looking for more information about Saint Albans? 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 Saint Albans, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Saint Albans.
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The official website for Saint Albans: www.stalbanswv.com/
The official website for Kanawha County: www.kanawha.us/
The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 04 May 2021