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Welcome to Allenwood ...

Allenwood is located in Monmouth County<1>.

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

Allenwood is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Allenwood: (732) & (848)<4>

Websites for Allenwood ...

Junior League:   www.jlmc.org/

Communities Also Named Allenwood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Allenwood - they are located in Georgia, Maryland, New York, Ontario and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Allenwood ...

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

  • Long Branch [Monmouth County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Long Branch
    • Long Branch [Monmouth County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Allenwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,210 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Long Branch
  • Asbury Park [Monmouth County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Asbury Park
    • Asbury Park [Monmouth County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Allenwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,377 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Asbury Park
  • Neptune City [Monmouth County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Neptune City
    • Neptune City [Monmouth County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northeast of Allenwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,594 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Neptune City
  • Shrewsbury [Monmouth County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shrewsbury
    • Shrewsbury [Monmouth County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Allenwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,040 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shrewsbury
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Loch Arbour [Monmouth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loch Arbour
      • Loch Arbour [Monmouth County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Allenwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 178 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loch Arbour have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loch Arbour
    • Arrowhead Village [Ocean County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arrowhead Village
      • Arrowhead Village [Ocean County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the south of Allenwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arrowhead Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arrowhead Village
    • Maxim [Monmouth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maxim
      • Maxim [Monmouth County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the west of Allenwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maxim
    • Shark River Hills [Monmouth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shark River Hills
      • Shark River Hills [Monmouth County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Allenwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shark River Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shark River Hills
    • Lakewood [Ocean County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakewood
      • Lakewood [Ocean County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Allenwood
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakewood
    • Ocean Grove [Monmouth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ocean Grove
      • Ocean Grove [Monmouth County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Allenwood
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ocean Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ocean Grove

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Allenwood ...

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

Adding Allenwood to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Allenwood in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Allenwood was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Allenwood on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1905).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for New Jersey

About Monmouth County

About New Jersey

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Monmouth County: www.co.monmouth.nj.us/

The official website for State of New Jersey: https://www.state.nj.us/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New Jersey's counties, including Monmouth, 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 Allenwood - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (848) is an overlay for area code (732).
<5>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Allenwood) 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 Allenwood. 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 AllenwoodOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Allenwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.1415, Longitude: -74.0999       In this case, the coordinates for Allenwood have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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