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Welcome to Allwood ...

Allwood is located in Passaic County<1>.

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

Allwood is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Allwood: (973) and (862)<4>

Communities Also Named Allwood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Allwood - they are located in Maryland and Virginia.

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

Communities near Allwood ...

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

  • New York [New York County]
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    • New York [New York County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Allwood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,336,817 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New York
  • Bronx [Bronx County]
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    • Bronx [Bronx County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Allwood
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,385,108 people
    • Bronx has also been known as:
    • Bronx
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bronx<6>
  • Newark [Essex County]
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    • Newark [Essex County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the south of Allwood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 282,011 people
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  • Jersey City [Hudson County]
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    • Jersey City [Hudson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Allwood
    • Estimated population in 2019: 262,075 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Yonkers [Westchester County]
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      • Yonkers [Westchester County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Allwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 200,370 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yonkers
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yonkers<6>
    • Paterson [Passaic County]
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      • Paterson [Passaic County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the north of Allwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 145,233 people
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    • Elizabeth [Union County]
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      • Elizabeth [Union County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Allwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 129,216 people
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    • Union City [Hudson County]
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      • Union City [Hudson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Allwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 67,982 people
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    • Mount Vernon [Westchester County]
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      • Mount Vernon [Westchester County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Allwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 67,345 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Vernon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Vernon<6>
    • Bayonne [Hudson County]
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      • Bayonne [Hudson County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Allwood
      • Estimated population in 2019: 64,897 people
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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 Allwood. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Allwood.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Allwood ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Passaic County: www.passaiccountynj.org/

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 Passaic, 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 Allwood - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (862) is an overlay for area code (973).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Allwood) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Allwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.8426, Longitude: -74.1588       In this case, the coordinates for Allwood have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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