Albion is a very small city located in the state of Nebraska. With a population of 1,589 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Albion is the 70th largest community in Nebraska. Much of the housing stock in Albion was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Unlike some cities, Albion isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Albion are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Albion is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Albion who work in management occupations (13.91%), office and administrative support (11.31%), and food service (10.79%).
One of the benefits of Albion is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 12.36 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
As is often the case in a small city, Albion doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The citizens of Albion are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 15.72% of adults in Albion have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Albion in 2010 was $22,617, which is lower middle income relative to Nebraska, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $90,468 for a family of four. However, Albion contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Albion home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Albion residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Albion include Irish, Swedish, English, and Czech.
The most common language spoken in Albion is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.