Albright, WV Population

Population: 247. Estimated population in July 2020: 250 (+1.2% change)
Males: 115 (46.6%), Females: 132 (53.4%)

Preston County

Zip code: 26519

Median resident age: 33.5 years
Median household income: $21,389
Median house value: $44,200

Races in Albright:

  • White Non-Hispanic (98.8%)
  • Two or more races (0.8%)

Ancestries: German (25.1%), United States (13.0%), Irish (4.9%), Polish (4.0%), Italian (3.6%), Scotch-Irish (3.6%).

Elevation: 1210 feet

Land area: 0.3 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Albright

  • High school or higher: 74.2%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 3.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.6%
  • Unemployed: 0.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 24.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Albright town

  • Never married: 26.4%
  • Now married: 49.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 10.9%
  • Divorced: 12.9%

0.0% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +52 (+26.7%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Albright:

  • PRESTON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 5 miles; KINGWOOD, WV)
  • GARRETT COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 19 miles; OAKLAND, MD)
  • MONONGALIA COUNTY GENERAL HOSPITAL (about 25 miles; MORGANTOWN, WV)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Albright:

  • MORGANTOWN MUNI-WALTER L. BILL HART FLD (about 21 miles; MORGANTOWN, WV; Abbreviation: MGW)
  • HARRISON/MARION REGIONAL (about 43 miles; CLARKSBURG, WV; Abbreviation: CKB)
  • ARNOLD PALMER REGIONAL (about 56 miles; LATROBE, PA; Abbreviation: LBE)
Other public-use airports nearest to Albright:

  • TITUS FIELD (about 15 miles; ARTHURDALE, WV; Abbreviation: 70D)
  • GARRETT COUNTY (about 22 miles; OAKLAND, MD; Abbreviation: 2G4)
  • ROY AIRFIELD (about 26 miles; GRAFTON, WV; Abbreviation: 71D)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Albright:

  • WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY (about 25 miles; MORGANTOWN, WV; Full-time enrollment: 19,666)
  • FAIRMONT STATE COLLEGE (about 35 miles; FAIRMONT, WV; Full-time enrollment: 5,317)
  • CALIFORNIA UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA (about 43 miles; CALIFORNIA, PA; Full-time enrollment: 5,183)
  • FROSTBURG STATE UNIVERSITY (about 50 miles; FROSTBURG, MD; Full-time enrollment: 4,672)
  • WESTMORELAND COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 52 miles; YOUNGWOOD, PA; Full-time enrollment: 3,223)
  • CARNEGIE MELLON UNIVERSITY (about 69 miles; PITTSBURGH, PA; Full-time enrollment: 7,903)
  • ART INSTITUTE PITTSBURGH (about 70 miles; PITTSBURGH, PA; Full-time enrollment: 2,246)