Albion, Washington

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Albion, Washington

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High Points

Albion strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Washington):

Category Trophy
College Educated Adults
(vs. Peers)
Top 9% Albion College Educated Adults
Public Transportation Use
(vs. Peers)
Top 12% Albion Public Transportation Use
Well-Paid Single Women
(vs. Peers)
Top 14% Albion Well-Paid Single Women
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. State)
Top 16% Albion Affordability of Property Taxes

Comparative Profile of Albion, Washington

Comparing Albion to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Washington (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Well-Paid Single Women 9 8
Children Under 5 Years Old 9 7
Well-Paid Single Men 7 6
Racial Diversity 6 3
Male Share of the Population 6 4
Female Share of the Population 5 7
Age of the Population 2 4
Senior Citizens 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 5 6
Average Household Size 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 10 9
Median Family Income 7 6
People in Middle Class or Better 6 6
People Above Poverty 3 4

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 9 6
Short Commute Times 8 7
Walking and Biking to Work 3 2
Working at Home 2 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 7 5
People Living Alone 6 6
Affordability of Property Taxes 5 9
Affordability of Rents 4 8
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 4 2
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 1 1

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Albion Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 60 miles S of Spokane, Washington (center to center)
Nearest Large City 245 miles E of Seattle, Washington
County Whitman
P.O. Box Zip Codes 99102
Phone Area Codes 509
Time Zone Pacific (-8 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 46.791
Longitude -117.249

Albion Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station PULLMAN 2 NW
Distance 4.2 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 35 F
Apr Temp 36 to 57 F
Jul Temp 50 to 82 F
Oct Temp 37 to 60 F
Annual Precip 21 inches
Station COLFAX
Distance 8 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 37 F
Apr Temp 36 to 59 F
Jul Temp 50 to 83 F
Oct Temp 33 to 62 F
Annual Precip 20 inches
Distance 31.1 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 35 F
Apr Temp 35 to 58 F
Jul Temp 49 to 83 F
Oct Temp 33 to 61 F
Annual Precip 18.4 inches
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Albion Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 616 100%
Male 299 48.5%
Female 317 51.5%
Under 18 134 21.8%
18+ 482 78.2%
65+ 57 9.3%
Median Age 33.7
Average Family Size 2.81
White 576 93.5%
African-American 1 0.2%
Asian 4 0.6%
American Indian & Alaskan 3 0.5%
Other 11 1.8%
Mixed Race 12 1.9%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 20 3.2%

Estimated Albion Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 578
Growth -38
Growth % -6.2%

Albion Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 21.8%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 13.8%
English 11.1%
US/American 10%
Irish 7.4%
Norwegian 6.8%
Scottish 4.8%
Swedish 4.8%
French (except Basque) 3.7%
Italian 2.2%
Arab/Arabic 2.2%
Welsh 2%
French Canadian 1.3%
Scotch-Irish 1.1%
Danish 1.1%
European 0.9%
Dutch 0.9%
Ukrainian 0.9%
Russian 0.7%
Celtic 0.4%
Czechoslovakian 0.4%
Hungarian 0.4%
Portuguese 0.4%
Scandinavian 0.4%
Swiss 0.4%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Albion 616 $45,893
Colfax 2,844 $47,589
Colton 386 $56,875
Garfield 641 $41,923
Palouse 1,011 $41,125
Pullman 24,675 $46,165
Uniontown 345 $46,250
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