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Welcome to Allendale ...

Allendale is located in Vernon Parish<1>.

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

Allendale is 290 feet [88 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Allendale: (337)

Communities Also Named Allendale ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Louisiana communities named Allendale: This one is located in Vernon Parish and the other is located in West Baton Rouge Parish.

Beyond Louisiana, there are 39 communities that are also named Allendale - they are located in Arkansas, California (2), Florida, Georgia (3), Idaho, Illinois (2), Indiana, Kansas (2), Kentucky, 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.

  • Rosepine [Vernon Parish]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rosepine have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rosepine
    • Rosepine [Vernon Parish] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Allendale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,539 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rosepine
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rosepine<5>
  • Anacoco [Vernon Parish]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Anacoco have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anacoco
    • Anacoco [Vernon Parish] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Allendale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 783 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anacoco
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anacoco<5>
  • Simpson [Vernon Parish]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Simpson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Simpson
    • Simpson [Vernon Parish] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Allendale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 586 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Simpson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Simpson<5>
  • Hornbeck [Vernon Parish]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hornbeck have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hornbeck
    • Hornbeck [Vernon Parish] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Allendale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 437 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hornbeck
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hornbeck<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Fort Polk North [Vernon Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Polk North
      • Fort Polk North [Vernon Parish] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Allendale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Polk North
    • Fort Polk [Vernon Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fort Polk have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Polk
      • Fort Polk [Vernon Parish] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Allendale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Polk
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Polk<5>
    • Pickering [Vernon Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pickering have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pickering
      • Pickering [Vernon Parish] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Allendale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pickering
    • Savage Fork [Vernon Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Savage Fork have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Savage Fork
      • Savage Fork [Vernon Parish] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Allendale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Savage Fork
    • Slagle [Vernon Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Slagle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Slagle
      • Slagle [Vernon Parish] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Allendale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Slagle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Slagle<5>
    • Pinewood [Vernon Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pinewood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pinewood
      • Pinewood [Vernon Parish] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Allendale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pinewood

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 ...

Find a Community within Louisiana

About Vernon Parish

About Louisiana

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 State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Louisiana's parishes, including Vernon, 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line 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: 31.1399, Longitude: -93.2724       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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