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Welcome to Allison ...

Allison is located in Nodaway County<1>.

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

Allison is 1,190 feet [363 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Allison: (660)

Adding Allison to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Allison in the GNIS. For more information, see the Referenced GNIS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Allison elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Allison on a .

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Allison on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Allison ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 23 communities that are also named Allison - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, California, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Nevada, New Brunswick, New Mexico (2), North Carolina, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Texas (3), Virginia and Washington.

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

Communities near Allison ...

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

  • Maryville [Nodaway County]
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    • Maryville [Nodaway County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Allison
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,599 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maryville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maryville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maryville<5>
  • Bedford [Taylor County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bedford
    • Bedford [Taylor County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Allison
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,384 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bedford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bedford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bedford<5>
  • Grant City [Worth County]
  • Burlington Junction [Nodaway County]
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    • Hopkins [Nodaway County]
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      • Hopkins [Nodaway County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Allison
      • Estimated population in 2019: 476 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hopkins have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hopkins
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hopkins<5>
    • Ravenwood [Nodaway County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ravenwood
      • Ravenwood [Nodaway County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Allison
      • Estimated population in 2019: 401 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ravenwood
    • New Market [Taylor County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Market
      • New Market [Taylor County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Allison
      • Estimated population in 2019: 401 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Market have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Market
    • Blockton [Taylor County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blockton
      • Blockton [Taylor County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Allison
      • Estimated population in 2019: 185 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blockton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blockton
    • Conception Junction [Nodaway County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Conception Junction
      • Conception Junction [Nodaway County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Allison
      • Estimated population in 2019: 182 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Conception Junction have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Conception Junction
    • Gravity [Taylor County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gravity
      • Gravity [Taylor County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Allison
      • Estimated population in 2019: 181 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gravity have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gravity

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Allison ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Missouri

About Nodaway County

About Missouri

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Missouri's counties, including Nodaway, 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 Allison - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 from Point A (ie- Allison) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Allison. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5322, Longitude: -94.7066       In this case, the coordinates for Allison 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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