Albany is a city located in Shackelford County Texas. It is also the county seat of Shackelford County. With a 2020 population of 1,942, it is the 614th largest city in Texas and the 7720th largest city in the United States . Albany is currently growing at a rate of 0.21% annually but its population has decreased by -4.52% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,034 in 2010. Albany reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Albany has a population density of 1,240 people per square mile.
The average household income in Albany is $53,018 with a poverty rate of 14.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $592 per month, and the median house value is $78,900. The median age in Albany is 42.5 years, 29.9 years for males, and 45.9 years for females.