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Allen Springs, Kentucky
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Welcome to Allen Springs ...

Allen Springs is located in Allen County.

A typical abbreviation for Allen Springs: Allen Spgs. (or less commonly used: Allen Spngs. or Allen Sprngs.)

Allen Springs is 670 feet [204 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

The area code for Allen Springs: (270)

Communities near Allen Springs ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Allen Springs and not the distance if you drove.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Bowling Green   [Map]   65,234   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Franklin   [Map]   8,823   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Oakland   [Map]   234   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Plum Springs   [Map]   498   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Scottsville   [Map]   4,416   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Smiths Grove   [Map]   770   N   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Allen Springs ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Kentucky communities named Allen Springs: This one is located in Allen County and the other is located in Warren County.

Beyond Kentucky, there are 3 communities that are also named Allen Springs - they are located in California and Kansas.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Allen Springs. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Allen Springs. 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 Allen Springs.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Allen Springs ...

Looking for more information about Allen Springs? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Allen Springs? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Allen Springs, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Allen Springs.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Allen Springs. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Allen Springs - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting in Allen Springs. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Allen Springs) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Allen Springs. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.8317, Longitude: -86.3150     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Allen Springs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Allen Springs.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Allen Springs.