A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Allison, New Mexico
Welcome to Allison ...
So far, we have found very little information about Allison. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Allison to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Allison, please Contact Us.
The location of Allison has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Allison is 6,480 feet [1,975 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Allison is about 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Allison was located is in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you leave Allison and travel west, you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST). In addition, you will be moving from an area that observes daylight saving time to one that does not.
The location where Allison once stood is in the (505) area code.
Communities Also Named Allison ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two New Mexico communities named Allison: This one is located in McKinley County and the other is located in Grant County.
Beyond New Mexico, there are 23 communities that are also named Allison - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, California, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nevada, New Brunswick, 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.
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.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for McKinley County: www.co.mckinley.nm.us/
The official website for State of New Mexico: www.newmexico.gov/
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This page was last modified: 01 Jun 2020