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Welcome to Allenton ...

Allenton is located in Washington County.

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

When the people of Allenton refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Allentonian<2>

Allenton is 950 feet [290 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Allenton: (262)

Communities near Allenton ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.

Community   2018<5>
Population
DirDistance
Cedarburg   [Map]   11,536   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Germantown   [Map]   19,959   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Hartford   [Map]   15,329   S   7 miles [11.3 km]
Jackson   [Map]   7,169   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Lisbon   [Map]   10,605   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Merton   [Map]   8,614   S   18 miles [29 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Allenton.

Communities Also Named Allenton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Allenton - they are located in Alabama, Michigan (2), Missouri, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Rhode Island.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Allenton. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Allenton. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Allenton.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Allenton:

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Washington County: www.co.washington.wi.us/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.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.

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<2>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Allenton refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Allenton may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Allenton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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- Allenton) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Allenton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.4206, Longitude: -88.3409     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Allenton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Allenton.

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