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Allen, West Virginia
Welcome to Allen ...
So far, we have found very little information about Allen. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Allen to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Allen, please Contact Us.
Allen would have been located within present day Lincoln County.
The location of Allen has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Allen is 880 feet [268 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: The area where Allen was located is in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
If Allen still existed, it would have been in the (304) & (681)<4> area codes.
Communities near Allen ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Allen and not the distance as if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Allen.
Communities Also Named Allen ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two West Virginia communities named Allen: This one is located in Lincoln County and the other is located in Morgan County.
Beyond West Virginia, there are 41 communities that are also named Allen - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado (3), Florida, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi (4), Montana (2), Nebraska, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Allen.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Allen:
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Lincoln County: www.co.lincoln.wv.us/
The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019