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Welcome to Allen Jay ...

Allen Jay is located in Guilford County<1>.

Allen Jay is 820 feet [250 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Allen Jay is located in the (336) area code.

Communities near Allen Jay ...

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

  • Greensboro [Guilford County]
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    • Greensboro [Guilford County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Allen Jay
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 297,878 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greensboro<4>
  • Winston-Salem [Forsyth County]
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    • Winston-Salem [Forsyth County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northwest of Allen Jay
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 248,112 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winston-Salem<4>
  • High Point [Davidson County]
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    • High Point [Davidson County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the northwest of Allen Jay
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 113,565 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for High Point<4>
  • Thomasville [Davidson County]
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    • Thomasville [Davidson County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Allen Jay
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,713 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomasville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Asheboro [Randolph County]
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      • Asheboro [Randolph County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of Allen Jay
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,023 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Asheboro have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Kernersville [Forsyth County]
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      • Kernersville [Forsyth County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Allen Jay
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 24,891 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kernersville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Lexington [Davidson County]
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      • Lexington [Davidson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southwest of Allen Jay
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,141 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lexington have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Summerfield [Guilford County]
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      • Summerfield [Guilford County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the north of Allen Jay
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,502 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Summerfield have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Oak Ridge [Guilford County]
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      • Oak Ridge [Guilford County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the north of Allen Jay
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,126 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Trinity [Randolph County]
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      • Trinity [Randolph County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Allen Jay
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,639 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trinity have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Allen Jay. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Allen Jay.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Allen Jay ...

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

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About Guilford County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Guilford County: www.co.guilford.nc.us/

The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of North Carolina's counties, including Guilford, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Allen Jay - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Allen Jay) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Allen Jay. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Allen JayOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Allen Jay. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.9239, Longitude: -79.9653    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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