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Glen Allen, Alabama
Welcome to Glen Allen ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Glen Allen has a population of 480 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Glen Allen.
Glen Allen is 550 feet [168 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Glen Allen lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Glen Allen: (205)
The ZIP code for Glen Allen: 35559<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Glen Allen had an population of 480 people. This is a decrease of 5.88% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 8.6% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Glen Allen had a population of 510 people. This makes Glen Allen the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Glen Allen represents 0.01% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 335th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 510 people, the population of Glen Allen increased 15.38% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 442 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Glen Allen.
Adding Glen Allen to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Glen Allen in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Glen Allen elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Glen Allen on a Rand McNally Map of Alabama (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Glen Allen on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Glen Allen ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Glen Allen - it's located in Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Glen Allen.
Communities near Glen Allen ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Glen Allen.
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 Glen Allen. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Glen Allen.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Glen Allen. 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 Glen Allen.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Glen Allen. See our Newspapers Page for Glen Allen.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Glen Allen ...
Looking for more information about Glen Allen? 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 Glen Allen, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Glen Allen.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 24 Feb 2021