Saint Albans, commonly abbreviated as St. Albans, is a town in Franklin County, Vermont, in the United States. The population was 5,999 at the 2010 census, up from 5,086 at the 2000 census. The town completely surrounds the city of St. Albans.
The town was named for St Albans in England, which itself is named after the Early Christian British saint and protomartyr.
On October 19, 1864, St. Albans was the site of the St. Albans Raid, the northernmost Confederate land action of the American Civil War, which was an enemy cavalry raid and bank robbery from across the border with Quebec, Canada. The town of St.