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Allen Center, Ohio
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Coordinates: 40°14′30″N 83°28′41″W / 40.24167°N 83.47806°W / 40.24167; -83.47806
Country United States
State Ohio
Counties Union
Elevation
1,060 ft (323 m)
Time zone UTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code
43040
Area codes 937, 326
GNIS feature ID 1060818

Allen Center is an unincorporated community in Allen Township, Union County, Ohio, United States. It is located at 40°14′30″N 83°28′41″W / 40.24167°N 83.47806°W / 40.24167; -83.47806Coordinates: 40°14′30″N 83°28′41″W / 40.24167°N 83.47806°W / 40.24167; -83.47806, at the intersection of Allen Center and Bear Swamp roads.

History

Allen Center was laid out around 1849. A post office was established at Allen Center in 1851, and remained in operation until 1863.

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