Albany, Oregon

Albany: The most populous city in Linn County, Oregon. It is located on the Willamette River in the Willamette Valley region of the state. Albany is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Albany Regional Museum and the Albany Historical Society.


Albany is a city located in the county of Linn in the U.S. state of Oregon. Its population at the 2010 census was 50,158 and a population density of 1,091 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 56,129 inhabitants.

The city was created 178 years ago in 1845.

Albany locator map
Location of Albany on Oregon map.

Quick Facts about Albany

Population : 56,129 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Oregon (United States)
County : Linn County
Postal code : 97321–97322
Phone Area Codes : 541
Area : 45.97 km2
Named for : Albany
Altitude : 197 feet / 60 meters
Capital city : Albany is capital of Linn County
Establishment : January 01, 1846 (178 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−08:00
Local time : 09:28:20 (15th April 2024)
Density : 1,221 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 10.64% (2010-2020)
Downtown Albany Oregon image
Downtown Albany Oregon
Downtown Albany Oregon image


Albany is located at 44°38'11"N 123°6'21"W (44.6365100, -123.1059300).

Albany map


The population of Albany increased by 10.64% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 50,158 - census
2011 50,946 1.55% estimation process
2012 51,017 0.14% estimation process
2013 50,937 -0.16% estimation process
2014 51,343 0.79% estimation process
2015 51,659 0.61% estimation process
2016 52,716 2.01% estimation process
2017 53,524 1.51% estimation process
2018 54,518 1.82% estimation process
2019 55,338 1.48% estimation process
2020 56,129 1.41% estimation process

Albany zip code is 97321. County name: Linn, County fips: 41043

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People born in Albany (9)

People born in Albany, including politician, college athletics administrator J. Arthur Younger, basketball player Carol Menken-Schaudt, worship leader, singer, songwriter Kim Walker-Smith, .


  • Lawrence T. Harris (American politician) he was born in 13/09/1873
  • Roderick Sprague (American anthropologist) he was born in 18/02/1933
  • Ron Saxton (American politician) he was born in 01/01/1954
  • Clyde Augustus Duniway (academic administrator) he was born in 02/11/1866
  • Minnie Mossman Hill (American steamboat Captain) she was born in 20/07/1863
  • Wilkie Collins Duniway (Printer, editor, and civic worker from Oregon) he was born in 13/02/1861

Schools in Albany

College & universities near Albany, OR

Code Name City ZIP
209074 Linn-Benton Community College Albany (OR) 97321
209542 Oregon State University Corvallis (OR) 97331
209667 Phagans Beauty College Corvallis (OR) 97333
210429 Western Oregon University Monmouth (OR) 97361-1394
210331 Corban University Salem (OR) 97317-9392

Stations (15)

Amtrak & bus stations near Albany, OR

Code Name Address Type
ALY Albany station 110 10th Ave SW RAIL
CVI Corvallis, Oregon 153 NW 4th Avenue BUS
SLM Salem station 500 13th Street SE RAIL
WBN Woodburn, OR 2900 Tom Tennant Drive BUS
EUG Eugene–Springfield 433 Willamette Street RAIL

Post offices near Albany

Post Office Name City ZIP
Albany Post Office Albany (OR) 97321
Tangen Post Office Tangent (OR) 97389
Jefferson Post Office Jefferson (OR) 97352
Corvall Post Office Corvallis (OR) 97333
Crabtr Post Office Crabtree (OR) 97335

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Other cities in Linn County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Linn County , OR.

City Name Population Title
Lebanon 17,562 City in Oregon, USA
Sweet Home 10,021 City in Oregon, USA
Harrisburg 3,917 City in Oregon, USA
Millersburg 2,757 City in Oregon, USA
Mill City 1,968 City in Oregon, USA
Brownsville 1,838 City in Oregon, USA
Tangent 1,357 City in Oregon, USA
Lyons 1,291 City in Oregon, USA
Scio 1,009 City in Oregon, USA
Halsey 1,001 City in Oregon, USA
Sodaville 346 City in Oregon, USA
Waterloo 250 City in Oregon, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Albany distances to largest Oregon cities