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Welcome to Allison ...

Allison is located in Greene County<1>.

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

Allison is 190 feet [58 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Allison ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Alabama communities named Allison: This one is located in Greene County and the other is located in Jackson County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 23 communities that are also named Allison - they are located in Arkansas, California, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nevada, New Brunswick, New Mexico (2), North Carolina, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Texas (3), Virginia and Washington.

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

Communities near Allison ...

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

  • Livingston [Sumter County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Livingston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Livingston
    • Livingston [Sumter County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Allison
    • Estimated population in 2018: 3,364 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Livingston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Livingston<5>
  • Eutaw [Greene County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eutaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eutaw
    • Eutaw [Greene County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Allison
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,652 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eutaw
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eutaw<5>
  • Forkland [Greene County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forkland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forkland
    • Forkland [Greene County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Allison
    • Estimated population in 2018: 596 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forkland
  • Epes [Sumter County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Epes have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Epes
    • Epes [Sumter County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Allison
    • Estimated population in 2018: 332 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Epes
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Akron [Hale County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Akron
      • Akron [Hale County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Allison
      • Estimated population in 2018: 330 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Akron
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Akron<5>
    • Boligee [Greene County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boligee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boligee
      • Boligee [Greene County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the west of Allison
      • Estimated population in 2018: 297 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boligee
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boligee<5>
    • Union [Greene County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Union have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Union
      • Union [Greene County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Allison
      • Estimated population in 2018: 216 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union
    • Gainesville [Sumter County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gainesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gainesville
      • Gainesville [Sumter County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Allison
      • Estimated population in 2018: 186 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gainesville
    • Geiger [Sumter County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Geiger
      • Geiger [Sumter County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Allison
      • Estimated population in 2018: 153 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Geiger
    • Clinton [Greene County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clinton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clinton
      • Clinton [Greene County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Allison
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clinton

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 Allison. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Allison.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Allison. 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 Allison.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Allison ...

Looking for more information about Allison? 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 Allison, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Allison.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Greene, 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 Allison - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Allison) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Allison. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.7868, Longitude: -87.9758       In this case, the coordinates for Allison have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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