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Welcome to Allens ...

Allens is located in Haywood County<1>.

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

Allens is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Allens lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Allens: (731)

Adding Allens to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Allens 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 Allens was on a map titled Map of Tennessee (from Rand McNally, 1888).

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

Communities Also Named Allens ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 9 communities that are also named Allens - they are located in Alabama, Florida, Georgia (2), Maine (2), Michigan, New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Allens ...

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

  • Brownsville [Haywood County]
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    • Brownsville [Haywood County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Allens
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,435 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brownsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brownsville<5>
  • Bells [Crockett County]
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    • Bells [Crockett County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Allens
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,444 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bells
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bells<5>
  • Alamo [Crockett County]
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    • Alamo [Crockett County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Allens
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,277 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alamo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alamo<5>
  • Halls [Lauderdale County]
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    • Halls [Lauderdale County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Allens
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,067 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Halls<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Maury Junction [Crockett County]
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      • Maury Junction [Crockett County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Allens
      • Estimated population in 2014: 679 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maury Junction have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maury Junction
    • Friendship [Crockett County]
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      • Friendship [Crockett County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Allens
      • Estimated population in 2019: 664 people
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    • Maury City [Crockett County]
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      • Maury City [Crockett County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Allens
      • Estimated population in 2019: 659 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maury City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maury City
    • Gates [Lauderdale County]
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      • Gates [Lauderdale County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Allens
      • Estimated population in 2019: 612 people
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    • Gadsden [Crockett County]
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      • Gadsden [Crockett County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Allens
      • Estimated population in 2019: 464 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gadsden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Stanton [Haywood County]
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      • Stanton [Haywood County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Allens
      • Estimated population in 2019: 420 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stanton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stanton<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Allens ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Tennessee's counties, including Haywood, 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 Allens - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Allens) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Allens. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.6412, Longitude: -89.1906       In this case, the coordinates for Allens have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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