Albion, IL Population

Population: 1,933. Estimated population in July 2020: 1,892 (-2.1% change)
Males: 881 (45.6%), Females: 1,052 (54.4%)

Edwards County

Zip code: 62806

Median resident age: 42.8 years
Median household income: $29,476
Median house value: $46,000

Races in Albion:

  • White Non-Hispanic (98.5%)
  • Hispanic (0.6%)

Ancestries: English (25.8%), United States (24.3%), German (19.1%), Irish (9.3%), French (2.8%), Scottish (2.0%).

Elevation: 478 feet

Land area: 2.1 square miles

Map of Albion, IL

Population

For population 25 years and over in Albion

  • High school or higher: 78.8%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 9.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 24.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Albion city

  • Never married: 15.6%
  • Now married: 60.1%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 11.9%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

0.5% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -234 (-10.8%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Albion:

  • WABASH GENERAL HOSPITAL DISTRICT (about 18 miles; MOUNT CARMEL, IL)
  • FAIRFIELD MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 21 miles; FAIRFIELD, IL)
  • CORNERSTONE HEALTHCARE OF IL INC (about 21 miles; CARMI, IL)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Albion:

  • EVANSVILLE REGIONAL (about 45 miles; EVANSVILLE, IN; Abbreviation: EVV)
  • MOUNT VERNON (about 55 miles; MOUNT VERNON, IL; Abbreviation: MVN)
  • OWENSBORO-DAVIESS COUNTY (about 77 miles; OWENSBORO, KY; Abbreviation: OWB)

Other public-use airports nearest to Albion:

  • CARMI MUNI (about 21 miles; CARMI, IL; Abbreviation: CUL)
  • FAIRFIELD MUNI (about 24 miles; FAIRFIELD, IL; Abbreviation: FWC)
  • RALPH E. KOCH (about 24 miles; POSEYVILLE, IN; Abbreviation: 61Y)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Albion:

  • UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN INDIANA (about 41 miles; EVANSVILLE, IN; Full-time enrollment: 7,510)
  • VINCENNES UNIVERSITY (about 44 miles; VINCENNES, IN; Full-time enrollment: 6,201)
  • UNIVERSITY OF EVANSVILLE (about 46 miles; EVANSVILLE, IN; Full-time enrollment: 2,440)
  • TRINITY THEOLOGICAL SEMINARY-TRINITY COLLEGE (about 56 miles; NEWBURGH, IN; Full-time enrollment: 2,986)
  • EASTERN ILLINOIS UNIVERSITY (about 78 miles; CHARLESTON, IL; Full-time enrollment: 9,582)
  • LAKE LAND COLLEGE (about 79 miles; MATTOON, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,666)
  • JOHN A LOGAN COLLEGE (about 83 miles; CARTERVILLE, IL; Full-time enrollment: 4,255)

Schools

Public high school in Albion:

  • EDWARDS COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 300; Location: 361 W MAIN ST; Grades: 09 – 12)

Public primary/middle school in Albion:

  • ALBION GRADE SCHOOL (Students: 503; Location: 361 W MAIN ST; Grades: PK – 08)

Libraries

Library in Albion:

  • ALBION P.L. (Operating income: $33,807; Location: 6 N. FOURTH ST.; 19,495 books; 87 serial subscriptions)