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Allentown, Illinois
Unincorporated community
Allentown Union Hall
Allentown Union Hall
Country United States
State Illinois
County Tazewell
Elevation 679 ft (207 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 309
GNIS feature ID 422400

Allentown is an unincorporated community in Tazewell County, Illinois, United States. Allentown is 2.5 miles (4.0 km) northwest of Mackinaw.

History

A post office was established at Allentown in 1879, and remained in operation until the 1950s. The community derives its name from one James Allen.


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