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Welcome to Allendale ...

Allendale is located in Vigo County<1>.

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

Allendale is 550 feet [168 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Allendale lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel west from Allendale (for example, toward Marshall (IL)), you will soon leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

The telephone area code for Allendale: (812)

Communities Also Named Allendale ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 39 communities that are also named Allendale - they are located in Arkansas, California (2), Florida, Georgia (3), Idaho, Illinois (2), Kansas (2), Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Mississippi (2), Missouri, Montana, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), Rhode Island, South Carolina (2), Tennessee, Texas (3), West Virginia and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Allendale ...

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

  • Terre Haute [Vigo County]
  • Brazil [Clay County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brazil
    • Brazil [Clay County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Allendale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,993 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brazil
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brazil<5>
  • Clinton [Vermillion County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clinton
    • Clinton [Vermillion County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Allendale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,686 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clinton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clinton<5>
  • Marshall [Clark County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marshall
    • Marshall [Clark County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Allendale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,811 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marshall
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marshall<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • West Terre Haute [Vigo County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Terre Haute have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Terre Haute
      • West Terre Haute [Vigo County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Allendale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,208 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Terre Haute
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Terre Haute<5>
    • Jasonville [Greene County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jasonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jasonville
      • Jasonville [Greene County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Allendale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,122 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jasonville<5>
    • Shelburn [Sullivan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shelburn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shelburn
      • Shelburn [Sullivan County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Allendale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,217 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shelburn
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shelburn<5>
    • Farmersburg [Sullivan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Farmersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Farmersburg
      • Farmersburg [Sullivan County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Allendale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,070 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farmersburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Farmersburg<5>
    • Seelyville [Vigo County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seelyville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seelyville
      • Seelyville [Vigo County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Allendale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,010 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seelyville
    • Clay City [Clay County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clay City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clay City
      • Clay City [Clay County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Allendale
      • Estimated population in 2019: 827 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clay City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clay City<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Allendale ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Indiana

About Vigo County

About Indiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Vigo County: www.vigocounty.org/

The official website for State of Indiana: https://www.in.gov

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Indiana's counties, including Vigo, 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 Allendale - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Allendale) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Allendale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.3917, Longitude: -87.3959       In this case, the coordinates for Allendale 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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