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Welcome to Allens Crossroads ...

Allens Crossroads is located in Marshall County<1>.

The location of Allens Crossroads has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Allens Crossroads: Allens Xrds.

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Allens Crossroads for more information about variations on the name of Allens Crossroads.

Allens Crossroads is 930 feet [283 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Allens Crossroads lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from Allens Crossroads, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Area codes for Allens Crossroads: (256) and (938)<4>

Communities Also Named Allens Crossroads ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Allens Crossroads - they are located in North Carolina (2) and Pennsylvania.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Allens Crossroads.

Communities near Allens Crossroads ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Allens Crossroads.

  • Guntersville [Marshall County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Guntersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Guntersville
    • Guntersville [Marshall County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Allens Crossroads
    • Estimated population in 2018: 8,482 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Guntersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Guntersville<6>
  • Arab [Marshall County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arab
    • Arab [Marshall County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Allens Crossroads
    • Estimated population in 2018: 8,321 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arab
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arab<6>
  • New Hope [Madison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Hope
    • New Hope [Madison County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Allens Crossroads
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,901 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Hope
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Hope<6>
  • Owens' Cross Roads [Madison County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Owens' Cross Roads have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Owens' Cross Roads
    • Owens' Cross Roads [Madison County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Allens Crossroads
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,015 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Owens' Cross Roads
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Owens' Cross Roads<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Grant [Marshall County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grant
      • Grant [Marshall County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Allens Crossroads
      • Estimated population in 2018: 913 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grant
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grant<6>
    • Holly Pond [Cullman County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holly Pond have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holly Pond
      • Holly Pond [Cullman County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Allens Crossroads
      • Estimated population in 2018: 819 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holly Pond
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Holly Pond<6>
    • Somerville [Morgan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Somerville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Somerville
      • Somerville [Morgan County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the west of Allens Crossroads
      • Estimated population in 2018: 769 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Somerville
    • Baileyton [Cullman County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Baileyton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baileyton
      • Baileyton [Cullman County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Allens Crossroads
      • Estimated population in 2018: 624 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baileyton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baileyton<6>
    • Triana [Madison County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Triana have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Triana
      • Triana [Madison County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Allens Crossroads
      • Estimated population in 2018: 619 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Triana
    • Eva [Morgan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eva have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eva
      • Eva [Morgan County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Allens Crossroads
      • Estimated population in 2018: 505 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eva
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eva<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Allens Crossroads. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Allens Crossroads.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Allens Crossroads. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Allens Crossroads.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Allens Crossroads. See our Newspapers Page for Allens Crossroads.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Allens Crossroads ...

Looking for more information about Allens Crossroads? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Allens Crossroads, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Allens Crossroads.

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About Marshall County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Allens Crossroads. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Marshall County: www.marshallco.org/www/

The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Alabama's counties, including Marshall, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Allens Crossroads - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Allens Crossroads) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Allens Crossroads. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.4279, Longitude: -86.5419       In this case, the coordinates for Allens Crossroads have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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