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Welcome to Allen Junction ...

Allen Junction is located in Lehigh County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Allen Junction: Allen Jct. (or less commonly used: Allen Jctn.)

Allen Junction is 300 feet [91 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Allen Junction: (610) and (484)<4>

Communities Also Named Allen Junction ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Allen Junction - they are located in Ohio and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Allen Junction ...

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

  • Allentown [Lehigh County]
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    • Allentown [Lehigh County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Allen Junction
    • Estimated population in 2018: 121,433 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Allentown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Allentown<6>
  • Easton [Northampton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Easton
    • Easton [Northampton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Allen Junction
    • Estimated population in 2018: 27,216 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Easton<6>
  • Phillipsburg [Warren County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Phillipsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Phillipsburg
    • Phillipsburg [Warren County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Allen Junction
    • Estimated population in 2018: 14,303 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Phillipsburg
  • Emmaus [Lehigh County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Emmaus have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Emmaus
    • Emmaus [Lehigh County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Allen Junction
    • Estimated population in 2018: 11,446 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Emmaus
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Emmaus<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Northampton [Northampton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northampton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Northampton
      • Northampton [Northampton County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Allen Junction
      • Estimated population in 2018: 9,922 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Northampton<6>
    • Quakertown [Bucks County]
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      • Quakertown [Bucks County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Allen Junction
      • Estimated population in 2018: 8,814 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quakertown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Quakertown<6>
    • Perkasie [Bucks County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Perkasie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Perkasie
      • Perkasie [Bucks County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Allen Junction
      • Estimated population in 2018: 8,607 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perkasie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Perkasie<6>
    • Wilson [Northampton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wilson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilson
      • Wilson [Northampton County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Allen Junction
      • Estimated population in 2018: 7,830 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilson
    • Catasauqua [Lehigh County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Catasauqua have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Catasauqua
      • Catasauqua [Lehigh County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the west of Allen Junction
      • Estimated population in 2018: 6,598 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Catasauqua
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Catasauqua<6>
    • Hellertown [Northampton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hellertown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hellertown
      • Hellertown [Northampton County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Allen Junction
      • Estimated population in 2018: 5,857 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hellertown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hellertown<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Allen Junction ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Pennsylvania

About Lehigh County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Lehigh County: www.lehighcounty.org/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Lehigh, 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 Allen Junction - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (484) is an overlay for area code (610).
<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Allen Junction) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Allen Junction. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6320, Longitude: -75.3907       In this case, the coordinates for Allen Junction 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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