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Welcome to Allens ...
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
Allens is within the boundaries of the (731) area code.
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.
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.
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.
Other Roadside Stops ...
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/
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This page was last modified: 29 Jun 2022