The City of Albany had a population of 52,201 as of July 1, 2016. Albany ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Oregon. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Albany is located at latitude 44.6269 and longitude -123.0967 in Linn County. The formal boundaries for the City of Albany (see map below) encompass a land area of 17.54 sq. miles and a water area of 0.21 sq. miles. Linn County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 213 feet.
While the primary coordinates for City of Albany are located in Linn County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Benton County.
The City of Albany (GNIS ID: 2409675) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Oregon is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Albany is located within Albany Division of Linn County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Albany population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||51,400|
|Population in Familes||40,172|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||801|
|Average Household Size||2.53|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||21,682 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||11,494 (53.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||8,789 (40.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,399 ( 6.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$182,431|
|Average Home Value||$210,297|
|Median Household Income||$50,764|
|Average Household Income||$62,205|
|Per Capita Income||$24,574|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.07%|
|Per Capita Income||1.65%|
The table below compares Albany to the other 378 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Oregon by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 12||97th|
|Population Density1||# 74||81st|
|Diversity Index2||# 103||73rd|
|Median Household Income||# 146||62nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 175||54th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Oregon Census Data Comparison Tool.