Albert, Kansas

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Albert, Kansas
Location within Barton County and Kansas
Location within Barton County and Kansas
KDOT map of Barton County (legend)
Coordinates: 38°27′11″N 99°0′45″W / 38.45306°N 99.01250°W / 38.45306; -99.01250Coordinates: 38°27′11″N 99°0′45″W / 38.45306°N 99.01250°W / 38.45306; -99.01250
CountryUnited States
StateKansas
CountyBarton
Founded1880s
Incorporated1929
Named forAlbert Kriesinger
Area
 • Total0.23 sq mi (0.61 km2)
 • Land0.23 sq mi (0.61 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
1,916 ft (584 m)
Population
 • Total175
 • Estimate 
(2018)[3]
166
 • Density760/sq mi (290/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
67511
Area code620
FIPS code20-00825 [4]
GNIS ID0475626 [5]

Albert is a city in Barton County, Kansas, United States. In 2010, 175 people lived there.[6]

History[change | change source]

Albert was created in the early 1880s.[7] It was named after Albert Kriesinger, a store owner.[8] Albert was a station on the Great Bend and Scott part of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway.[9]

Geography[change | change source]

Albert is at 38°27′11″N 99°0′45″W / 38.45306°N 99.01250°W / 38.45306; -99.01250 (38.453153, -99.012461).[10] The United States Census Bureau says that the city has a total area of 0.24 square miles (0.62 km2). All of it is land.[11]

People[change | change source]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1930183
1940174−4.9%
195021825.3%
19602211.4%
19702356.3%
19802360.4%
1990229−3.0%
2000181−21.0%
2010175−3.3%
Est. 2018166[3]−5.1%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census[change | change source]

The 2010 census says that there were 175 people, 77 households, and 58 families living in Albert.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "2018 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Nov 1, 2019.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-07-06.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 4, 2019.
  4. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  5. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  6. "2010 City Population and Housing Occupancy Status". U.S. Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 21, 2011. Retrieved September 21, 2011.
  7. Biographical History of Barton County, Kansas. Great Bend Tribune. 1912. p. 79.
  8. "Profile for Albert, Kansas". ePodunk. Retrieved 4 June 2014.
  9. Blackmar, Frank Wilson (1912). Kansas: A Cyclopedia of State History, Embracing Events, Institutions, Industries, Counties, Cities, Towns, Prominent Persons, Etc. Standard Publishing Company. p. 56.
  10. "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.
  11. "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2012-01-25. Retrieved 2012-07-06.

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