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Welcome to Allentown ...

Allentown is located in Apache County.

When the people of Allentown refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Allentonian<1>

Allentown is 6,140 feet [1,871 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Allentown is about 1¼ mile [or ~1¾ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Allentown lies in the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST) and does not observe daylight saving time

Note: While Allentown is in the Mountain Standard Time Zone and does not observe daylight saving time, the area just to the west is in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and does..

Allentown lies within the (928) area code.

Communities near Allentown ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Allentown and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   DirDistance
Chambers   [Map]     SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hunters Point   [Map]     N   18 miles [29 km]
Klagetoh   [Map]     NW   25 miles [40.2 km]
Lupton   [Map]     NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Oak Springs   [Map]     N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Pine Springs   [Map]     NW   10 miles [16.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Allentown.

Communities Also Named Allentown ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 22 communities that are also named Allentown - they are located in Connecticut (2), Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Mississippi, Montana, New Jersey, New York (2), Ohio (4), Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, Washington and West Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Allentown. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Allentown. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Allentown.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Allentown:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Allentown ...

Looking for more information about Allentown? 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.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Apache County: www.co.apache.az.us/

The official website for State of Arizona: https://az.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Allentown refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Allentown may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Allentown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Allentown) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Allentown. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Allentown

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Allentown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2914, Longitude: -109.1589     [Map].

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