Albright Preston County, West Virginia

Albright: Town in Preston County, West Virginia, United States

About

Albright is a town located in the county of Preston in the U.S. state of West Virginia. Its population at the 2010 census was 299 and a population density of 423 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 277 inhabitants.

Albright Quick Facts

Population : 277 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : West Virginia (United States)
County : Preston County
Postal code : 26519
Phone Area Codes : 304
Area : 0.71 km2
Altitude : 1,211 feet / 369, 369 meters
Time Zone : UTC−05:00
Local time : 08:20:51 (5th December 2021)
Density : 391 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -7.94% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Albright is located at 39°29'38"N 79°38'34"W (39.4939800, -79.6428300).

Albright map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Albright decreased by 7.94% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 299 - census
2011 282 -6.03% estimation process
2012 284 0.7% estimation process
2013 283 -0.35% estimation process
2014 284 0.35% estimation process
2015 285 0.35% estimation process
2016 283 -0.71% estimation process
2017 283 0% estimation process
2018 283 0% estimation process
2019 282 -0.35% estimation process
2020 277 -1.81% estimation process

Albright zip code is 26519. County name: Preston, County fips: 54077

Albright, Albrights, Albrightsville

Local Places in Albright

People born in Albright (1)

American politician (1898-1972) Melvin Claude Snyder was born in Albright

Schools in Albright

College & universities near Albright, WV

Code Name City ZIP
162609 Garrett College McHenry (MD) 21541
237561 Monongalia County Technical Education Center Morgantown (WV) 26501-6841
237570 Morgantown Beauty College Inc Morgantown (WV) 26505-5430
237996 West Virginia Junior College-Morgantown Morgantown (WV) 26505

Stations (9)

Amtrak & bus stations near Albright, WV

Code Name Address Type
GTV Grantsville, MD 3000 Chestnut Ridge Road BUS
COV Connellsville station North Water Street and West Peach Street RAIL
FSB Frostburg, MD 101 Braddock Road BUS
Code: C U M Cumberland station East Harrison and Queen City Street RAIL
CUA Cumberland, MD 12401 Willowbrook Road SE BUS

Post offices near Albright

Post Office Name City ZIP
Kingwood Post Office Kingwood (WV) 26537

Other places with the same name (1)

Other cities in Preston County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Preston County , WV.

City Name Population Title
Kingwood 3,047 City in Preston County, West Virginia, United States
Terra Alta 1,504 City in Preston County, West Virginia, United States of America
Reedsville 603 Town in Preston County, West Virginia, United States
Rowlesburg 567 Town in West Virginia, United States
Masontown 537 Human settlement in Preston County, West Virginia, United States of America
Newburg 312 Town in Preston County, West Virginia, United States
Tunnelton 297 Town in Preston County, West Virginia, United States
Brandonville 105 Human settlement in Preston County, West Virginia, United States of America
Bruceton Mills 84 Human settlement in Preston County, West Virginia, United States of America