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Allenton, Wisconsin
Country  United States
State  Wisconsin
County  Washington
Area
 • Land 3.75 km2 (1.45 sq mi)
Elevation
291.998 m (958 ft)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Zip Codes
53002
Area code(s) 262

Allenton, Wisconsin is an unincorporated census-designated place in the town of Addison, Wisconsin in Washington County, Wisconsin. It is located near the intersection of Wisconsin Highway 33 and Interstate 41. It is on a line of the Canadian National Railway, parent company of the Wisconsin Central Ltd. railroad company. Allenton has a post office with ZIP code 53002. As of the 2010 census, its population was 824.

Geography

Allenton is located at latitude 43.421 and longitude -88.341. The elevation is 958 feet. Allenton has an area of 1.446 square miles (3.75 km2), all of it land. The Rock River cuts through the town.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
U.S. Decennial Census

Economy

Brooks Stevens Design Associates, a product design firm, is based in Allenton, as is Zuern Building Products, a chain of lumber yards in Wisconsin. Maysteel and Boyd are also situated there.

Education

  • Allenton Elementary School, which is part of the School District of Slinger, is located in the community.

Notable residents

  • Alfred G. Becker, Wisconsin State Representative
  • John Reiser, former general manager of Roush Racing NASCAR Busch Series and NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series race shops
  • Robbie Reiser, former NASCAR driver, Winston Cup championship crew chief, team manager at Roush Fenway Racing

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