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Welcome to Allison ...

Allison is located in Wise County.

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

Allison is 830 feet [253 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Allison is within the boundaries of the (940) area code.

Communities Also Named Allison ...

While we believe that this Allison is located in Wise County, we know of another 2 Texas communities named Allison. Those communities are located in the following counties: Hood and Wheeler County.

Beyond Texas, 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, New Mexico (2), North Carolina, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, 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.

  • Denton [Denton County]
  • Sanger [Denton County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sanger have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sanger
    • Sanger [Denton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the northeast of Allison
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sanger
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sanger
  • Decatur [Wise County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Decatur have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Decatur
    • Decatur [Wise County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the west of Allison
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Decatur
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Decatur
  • Bridgeport [Wise County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bridgeport have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bridgeport
    • Bridgeport [Wise County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the west of Allison
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridgeport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bridgeport
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Krum [Denton County]
    • Argyle [Denton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Argyle have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Argyle
      • Argyle [Denton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the southeast of Allison
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Argyle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Argyle
    • Justin [Denton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Justin have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Justin
      • Justin [Denton County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the southeast of Allison
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Justin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Justin
    • Northlake [Denton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Northlake have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Northlake
      • Northlake [Denton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the southeast of Allison
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Northlake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Northlake
    • Ponder [Denton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ponder have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ponder
      • Ponder [Denton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the southeast of Allison
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ponder
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ponder
    • Rhome [Wise County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rhome have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rhome
      • Rhome [Wise County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the south of Allison
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rhome
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rhome

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.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Allison ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Texas

About Wise County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Wise County: www.co.wise.tx.us/

The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Allison - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Allison) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Allison. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.2665, Longitude: -97.4267       In this case, the coordinates for Allison have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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