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Allyn, Washington

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Welcome to Allyn ...

Allyn is located on the Olympic Peninsula.

Allyn is located in Mason County<1>.

The pronunciation of Allyn: AL-in<2>

Allyn is near sea level<3>.

Time Zone: Allyn lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Allyn lies within the (360) area code.

The ZIP code for Allyn: 98524<4>

Adding Allyn to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Allyn in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Allyn elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities Also Named Allyn ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Allyn - it's located in Michigan.

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

Communities near Allyn ...

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

  • Bremerton [Kitsap County]
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    • Bremerton [Kitsap County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Allyn
    • Estimated population in 2019: 41,405 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bremerton<6>
  • University Place [Pierce County]
  • Port Orchard [Kitsap County]
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    • Port Orchard [Kitsap County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Allyn
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,597 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Orchard<6>
  • Gig Harbor [Pierce County]
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    • Shelton [Mason County]
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      • Shelton [Mason County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Allyn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,655 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shelton<6>
    • Fircrest [Pierce County]
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      • Fircrest [Pierce County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Allyn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,835 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fircrest<6>
    • Steilacoom [Pierce County]
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      • Steilacoom [Pierce County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Allyn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,390 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Steilacoom<6>
    • Ruston [Pierce County]
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      • Ruston [Pierce County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the east of Allyn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 845 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ruston have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Belfair [Mason County]
    • Vaughn [Pierce County]
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      • Vaughn [Pierce County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Allyn
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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 Allyn. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Allyn.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Allyn ...

Looking for more information about Allyn? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Allyn, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Allyn.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including Mason, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Allyn. 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 Allyn - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Allyn). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Allyn or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Allyn) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Allyn. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Allyn

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Allyn. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.3818, Longitude: -122.8299    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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.






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