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Welcome to Allens Corners ...

Allens Corners is located in Kane County<1>.

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

The pronunciation of Allens Corners: AL-ens<3>

A typical abbreviation for Allens Corners: Allens Cors.

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

Allens Corners is 990 feet [302 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Websites for Allens Corners ...

Junior League:   www.jlkd.org/

Communities Also Named Allens Corners ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Allens Corners - they are located in Ohio and Ontario.

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

Communities near Allens Corners ...

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

  • Elgin [Kane County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elgin
    • Elgin [Kane County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Allens Corners
    • Estimated population in 2019: 110,849 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elgin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elgin<6>
  • Hoffman Estates [Cook County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hoffman Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hoffman Estates
    • Hoffman Estates [Cook County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Allens Corners
    • Estimated population in 2019: 50,932 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hoffman Estates
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hoffman Estates<6>
  • De Kalb [DeKalb County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for De Kalb
    • De Kalb [DeKalb County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Allens Corners
    • Estimated population in 2019: 42,847 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on De Kalb
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for De Kalb<6>
  • Bartlett [DuPage County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bartlett have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bartlett
    • Bartlett [DuPage County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Allens Corners
    • Estimated population in 2019: 40,647 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bartlett
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bartlett<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Crystal Lake [McHenry County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crystal Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crystal Lake
      • Crystal Lake [McHenry County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Allens Corners
      • Estimated population in 2019: 39,829 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crystal Lake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crystal Lake<6>
    • Streamwood [Cook County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Streamwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Streamwood
      • Streamwood [Cook County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Allens Corners
      • Estimated population in 2019: 39,228 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Streamwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Streamwood<6>
    • Hanover Park [Cook County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hanover Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hanover Park
      • Hanover Park [Cook County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Allens Corners
      • Estimated population in 2019: 37,426 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hanover Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hanover Park<6>
    • Carpentersville [Kane County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carpentersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carpentersville
      • Carpentersville [Kane County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Allens Corners
      • Estimated population in 2019: 37,254 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carpentersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carpentersville<6>
    • Saint Charles [Kane County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Charles have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Charles
      • Saint Charles [Kane County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Allens Corners
      • Estimated population in 2019: 32,887 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Charles
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Charles<6>
    • Algonquin [McHenry County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Algonquin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Algonquin
      • Algonquin [McHenry County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Allens Corners
      • Estimated population in 2019: 30,897 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Algonquin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Algonquin<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 Corners. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Allens Corners.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Allens Corners ...

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

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About Kane County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Kane County: www.co.kane.il.us/

The official website for State of Illinois: https://illinois.gov

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Illinois' counties, including Kane, 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 pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Allens Corners. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Allens Corners - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Allens Corners) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Allens Corners. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.0995, Longitude: -88.4815       In this case, the coordinates for Allens Corners 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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