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Allendale, Louisiana
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The location of Allendale

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Welcome to Allendale ...

Allendale is located in West Baton Rouge Parish.

Allendale is near sea level<1>.

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

The telephone area code for Allendale: (225)

Communities near Allendale ...

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

Community   2016<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Addis   [Map]   4,873   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Baker   [Map]   13,628   NE   9 miles [14.5 km]
Baton Rouge   [Map]   227,715   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Central   [Map]   28,529   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Denham Springs   [Map]   10,335   E   18 miles [29 km]
New Roads   [Map]   4,673   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and parishes, please visit the Nearby Page for Allendale.

Communities Also Named Allendale ...

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

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 Allendale. 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 Allendale. 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 Allendale.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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 get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning 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) Allendale. 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
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
  Libraries
Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
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 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
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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 Allendale. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for West Baton Rouge Parish: www.wbrcouncil.org/

The official website for State of Louisiana: www.louisiana.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Allendale - 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 that stretches from Allendale. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.4966, Longitude: -91.2729     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Allendale 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 Allendale.

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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 Allendale.