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Welcome to Allen Center ...

Allen Center is located in Union County.

The location of Allen Center has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

The pronunciation of Allen Center: AL-ehn<2>

A typical abbreviation for Allen Center: Allen Ctr. (or less commonly used: Allen Cen., Allen Cent. or Allen Cntr.)

Allen Center is 1,050 feet [320 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Websites for Allen Center ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.unioncounty.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Allen Center, the following might be of interest:

Communities Also Named Allen Center ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Allen Center - it's located in New York.

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

Communities near Allen Center ...

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

  • Dublin [Franklin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dublin have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dublin
    • Dublin [Franklin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Allen Center
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dublin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dublin
  • Marysville [Union County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marysville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marysville
    • Marysville [Union County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east of Allen Center
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marysville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marysville
  • Bellefontaine [Logan County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bellefontaine have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bellefontaine
    • Bellefontaine [Logan County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the northwest of Allen Center
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellefontaine
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellefontaine
  • Urbana [Champaign County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Urbana have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Urbana
    • Urbana [Champaign County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the southwest of Allen Center
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Urbana
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Plain City [Madison County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Plain City have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Plain City
      • Plain City [Madison County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the southeast of Allen Center
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Plain City
    • Richwood [Union County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Richwood have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richwood
      • Richwood [Union County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the northeast of Allen Center
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richwood
    • West Liberty [Logan County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Liberty have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Liberty
      • West Liberty [Logan County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the west of Allen Center
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Liberty
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Liberty
    • Mechanicsburg [Champaign County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mechanicsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mechanicsburg
      • Mechanicsburg [Champaign County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the south of Allen Center
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mechanicsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mechanicsburg
    • North Lewisburg [Champaign County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Lewisburg have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Lewisburg
      • North Lewisburg [Champaign County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the west of Allen Center
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Lewisburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North Lewisburg
    • Milford Center [Union County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milford Center have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milford Center
      • Milford Center [Union County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southeast of Allen Center
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milford Center
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milford Center

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Allen Center ...

Looking for more information about Allen Center? 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.

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

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About Union County

About Ohio

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Union County: www.co.union.oh.us/

The official website for State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Allen Center. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Allen Center - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Allen Center) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Allen Center. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.2417, Longitude: -83.4780       In this case, the coordinates for Allen Center have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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