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Allen Springs, Kentucky
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The location of Allen Springs

Welcome to Allen Springs ...

Allen Springs is located in Allen County.

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

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.<2>.

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

Note: If you travel south from Allen Springs, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Allen Springs is located in the (270) area code.

Communities near Allen Springs ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Allen Springs and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Bowling Green   [Map]   67,067   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Franklin   [Map]   8,781   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Oakland   [Map]   228   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Plum Springs   [Map]   506   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Scottsville   [Map]   4,447   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Smiths Grove   [Map]   779   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 for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Allen Springs. 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 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 can read an overview with links that will help you 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 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 Allen Springs, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Allen Springs.

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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 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 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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<3>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Allen Springs) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Allen Springs. The point we use 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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<4>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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