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Welcome to Allock ...

Allock is located in Perry County<1>.

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

Allock is 1,100 feet [335 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Allock is within the (606) area code.

Communities near Allock ...

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

  • Hazard [Perry County]
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    • Hazard [Perry County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the west of Allock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,860 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hazard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hazard
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hazard<5>
  • Cumberland [Harlan County]
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    • Cumberland [Harlan County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Allock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,931 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cumberland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cumberland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cumberland<5>
  • Whitesburg [Letcher County]
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    • Whitesburg [Letcher County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Allock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,843 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whitesburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whitesburg<5>
  • Hindman [Knott County]
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    • Hindman [Knott County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Allock
    • Estimated population in 2019: 678 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hindman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hindman<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pippa Passes [Knott County]
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      • Pippa Passes [Knott County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Allock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 659 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pippa Passes have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Benham [Harlan County]
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      • Benham [Harlan County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Allock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 425 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Benham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Benham<5>
    • Hyden [Leslie County]
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      • Hyden [Leslie County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Allock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 332 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hyden<5>
    • Blackey [Letcher County]
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      • Blackey [Letcher County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Allock
      • Estimated population in 2019: 143 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blackey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blackey
    • Hardburly [Perry County]
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      • Hardburly [Perry County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Allock
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    • Viper [Perry County]
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      • Viper [Perry County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Allock
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Viper have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Viper

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Allock ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Kentucky

About Perry County

About Kentucky

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Kentucky: https://kentucky.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Kentucky's counties, including Perry, 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 Allock - 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 from Point A (ie- Allock) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Allock. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2290, Longitude: -83.0732       In this case, the coordinates for Allock 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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