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Welcome to Allens Spring ...

Allens Spring is located in Pope County.

The location of Allens Spring has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

The pronunciation of Allens Spring: AL-ens<2>

A typical abbreviation for Allens Spring: Allens Spg. (or less commonly used: Allens Spng. or Allens Sprng.)

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

Allens Spring is 480 feet [146 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Allens Spring lies within the (618) area code.

Communities near Allens Spring ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Brookport   [Map]   913   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Creal Springs   [Map]   535   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Golconda   [Map]   644   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Joppa   [Map]   331   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Karnak   [Map]   450   W   18 miles [29 km]
Metropolis   [Map]   6,133   S   15 miles [24.1 km]

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

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 Allens Spring. 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 Allens Spring. 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 Allens Spring.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Allens Spring ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Allens Spring. 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.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Allens Spring - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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 from Point A (ie- Allens Spring) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Allens Spring. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.3689, Longitude: -88.6570     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Allens Spring have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Allens Spring.

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