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Welcome to Allen Ford ...

Allen Ford is located in Harrison County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Allen Ford: Allen Frd.

Allen Ford is 940 feet [287 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Allen Ford lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Telephone area codes for Allen Ford: (304) and (681)<4>

Communities Also Named Allen Ford ...

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

Communities near Allen Ford ...

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

  • Clarksburg [Harrison County]
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    • Clarksburg [Harrison County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the north of Allen Ford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,424 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarksburg<6>
  • Bridgeport [Harrison County]
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    • Bridgeport [Harrison County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northeast of Allen Ford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,782 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bridgeport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Buckhannon [Upshur County]
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    • Buckhannon [Upshur County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Allen Ford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,395 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buckhannon<6>
  • Weston [Lewis County]
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    • Weston [Lewis County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Allen Ford
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,797 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Weston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Philippi [Barbour County]
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      • Philippi [Barbour County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Allen Ford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,239 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Philippi<6>
    • Shinnston [Harrison County]
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      • Shinnston [Harrison County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Allen Ford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,096 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shinnston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Stonewood [Harrison County]
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      • Stonewood [Harrison County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Allen Ford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,702 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stonewood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Salem [Harrison County]
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      • Salem [Harrison County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Allen Ford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,511 people
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    • Nutter Fort [Harrison County]
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      • Nutter Fort [Harrison County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the northeast of Allen Ford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,501 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nutter Fort have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Monongah [Marion County]
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      • Monongah [Marion County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Allen Ford
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,160 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monongah have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Allen Ford. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Allen Ford.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Allen Ford ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Harrison County: www.harrisoncountywv.com/

The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of West Virginia's counties, including Harrison, 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 Allen Ford - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).
<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- Allen Ford) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Allen Ford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.2215, Longitude: -80.3762       In this case, the coordinates for Allen Ford have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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