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Welcome to Glen Allan ...

Glen Allan is located in Washington County<1>.

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

Glen Allan is 110 feet [34 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Glen Allan is within the boundaries of the (662) area code.

Adding Glen Allan 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 Glen Allan in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

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

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

Communities Also Named Glen Allan ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Glen Allan - it's located in Ontario.

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

Communities near Glen Allan ...

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

  • Lake Providence [East Carroll Parish]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Providence
    • Lake Providence [East Carroll Parish] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Glen Allan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,429 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Providence
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake Providence<5>
  • Hollandale [Washington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hollandale
    • Hollandale [Washington County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Glen Allan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,304 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hollandale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hollandale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hollandale<5>
  • Rolling Fork [Sharkey County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rolling Fork
    • Rolling Fork [Sharkey County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Glen Allan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,929 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rolling Fork
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rolling Fork<5>
  • Eudora [Chicot County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eudora
    • Eudora [Chicot County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Glen Allan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,903 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eudora
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eudora<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Anguilla [Sharkey County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anguilla
      • Anguilla [Sharkey County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Glen Allan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 625 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Anguilla have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anguilla
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anguilla<5>
    • Mayersville [Issaquena County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mayersville
      • Mayersville [Issaquena County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Glen Allan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 591 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mayersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mayersville
    • Kilbourne [West Carroll Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kilbourne
      • Kilbourne [West Carroll Parish] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Glen Allan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 383 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kilbourne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kilbourne
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kilbourne<5>
    • Arcola [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arcola
      • Arcola [Washington County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Glen Allan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 321 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arcola have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arcola
    • Cary [Sharkey County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cary
      • Cary [Sharkey County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Glen Allan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 272 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cary have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cary
    • Byrne City [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Byrne City
      • Byrne City [Washington County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Glen Allan
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Byrne City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Byrne City

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Glen Allan ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Mississippi: https://www.ms.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Mississippi's counties, including Washington, 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 Glen Allan - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Glen Allan) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Glen Allan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0240, Longitude: -91.0301       In this case, the coordinates for Glen Allan 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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