Allen, Kentucky

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Population in 2014: 187 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +24.7%
Males: 71  (38.4%)
Females: 116  (61.6%)
Median resident age:  35.9 years
Kentucky median age:  38.7 years

Zip code: 41601

Estimated median household income in 2016: $30,984 (it was $20,625 in 2000)
Allen:

$30,984
KY:

$46,659

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $21,991 (it was $12,720 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $38,174 (it was $40,000 in 2000)
Allen:

$38,174
KY:

$135,600

Median gross rent in 2016: $845.

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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Allen: 81.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (63.2%), English (9.6%), Irish (9.6%), German (3.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1913

Elevation: 640 feet

Land area: 0.22 square miles.

Population density: 869 people per square mile   (low).

Allen, Kentucky map

For population 25 years and over in Allen:

  • High school or higher: 71.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 13.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Allen city:

  • Never married: 33.3%
  • Now married: 46.5%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 4.2%
  • Divorced: 13.8%



According to our research of Kentucky and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Allen, Kentucky as of December 18, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Allen to the number of sex offenders is 219 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $583 (1.6%)

Allen satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Huntington, WV (57.6 miles , pop. 51,475).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Fayette, KY (100.8 miles , pop. 260,512).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (393.5 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Dwale, KY (0.8 miles ), Martin, KY (1.9 miles ), Prestonsburg, KY (2.0 miles ), Mare Creek, KY (2.2 miles ), Risner-Bull Creek, KY (2.2 miles ), Betsy Layne, KY (2.6 miles ), Auxier, KY (3.0 miles ), Mud Creek, KY (3.1 miles ).

Latitude: 37.61 N, Longitude: 82.73 W

Area code: 606

Allen household income distribution Allen home values distribution

Crime rates in Allen (2016):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 assaults (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 burglaries (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 auto thefts (0.0 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 0.0 (higher means more crime, US average = 236.5)

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 2 (1 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

5.38
Kentucky average:

1.64
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.8%
Kentucky:

4.6%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -79 (-34.5%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (24%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (8%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (5%)
  • Retail trade (54%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (29%)
  • Sales and related occupations (24%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (25%)
  • Sales and related occupations (25%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (17%)
  • Community and social service occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)

Average climate in Allen, Kentucky

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Allen-area historical tornado activity is significantly below Kentucky state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/18/1995, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 22.0 miles away from the Allen city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 9/29/1972, a category F2 tornado 26.6 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Allen-area historical earthquake activity is near Kentucky state average. It is 79% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 78.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/1988 at 02:28:09, a magnitude 4.6 (4.5 MB, 4.6 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 72.8 miles away from Allen center
On 11/23/2006 at 10:42:57, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG) earthquake occurred 52.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/2/2006 at 17:53:02, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 52.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1973 at 07:48:41, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.6 ML) earthquake occurred 143.0 miles away from Allen center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 287.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Floyd County (33) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 27
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 23, Storms: 20, Tornadoes: 10, Mudslides: 9, Winter Storms: 6, Landslides: 5, Fires: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Freeze: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowfall: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Allen topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Allen:

  • SAINT JOSEPH MARTIN Critical Access Hospitals (about 3 miles away; MARTIN, KY)
  • RIVERVIEW HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; PRESTONSBURG, KY)
  • PRESTONSBURG HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; PRESTONSBURG, KY)
  • EASTERN KENTUCKY DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; PIKEVILLE, KY)
  • FMC - PIKEVILLE (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; PIKEVILLE, KY)
  • FMC - PAINTSVILLE (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; PAINTSVILLE, KY)
  • MOUNTAIN MANOR OF PAINTSVILLE (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; PAINTSVILLE, KY)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Allen:

  • Big Sandy Community and Technical College (about 6 miles; Prestonsburg, KY; Full-time enrollment: 2,660)
  • Hazard Community and Technical College (about 37 miles; Hazard, KY; FT enrollment: 2,087)
  • Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College (about 47 miles; Cumberland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,196)
  • Morehead State University (about 56 miles; Morehead, KY; FT enrollment: 7,523)
  • Marshall University (about 59 miles; Huntington, WV; FT enrollment: 11,450)
  • Ashland Community and Technical College (about 60 miles; Ashland, KY; FT enrollment: 2,482)
  • West Virginia State University (about 75 miles; Institute, WV; FT enrollment: 2,133)

Private high school in Allen:

  • WESLEY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 191, Location: 103 METHODIST LN, Grades: PK-12)

Public elementary/middle school in Allen:

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Streams, rivers, and creeks: Beaver Creek (A), Hatcher Branch (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: Seasons Inn Motel and Restaurant (8550 Ky Route 1428).

Courts: Floyd County Offices - Floyd County Fiscal Court District 1- Road Depart (Right Fork Bull Creek # 351), Kentucky State - Harlan District Court- Floyd County Maintenance- Highway Depart (5078 Ky 1428).

Floyd County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 73.0. This is about average.

City:

73.0
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2002 was 1.08. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.08
U.S.:

1.91

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 21.1. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 21.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.7
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.46. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.46
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 38.1%
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Kentucky:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.9%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  9.8%
Whole state:  6.4%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Banks with branches in Allen (2011 data):

  • Citizens National Bank of Paintsville: Allen Branch at U.S. 23 And Kentucky 80, branch established on 1960/11/18. Info updated 2007/09/25: Bank assets: $554.7 mil, Deposits: $433.9 mil, headquarters in Paintsville, KY, positive income, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Citizens National Corporation
  • Community Trust Bank, Inc.: Allen Branch at 6424 Highway 1428, branch established on 2005/10/03. Info updated 2011/03/25: Bank assets: $3,573.0 mil, Deposits: $2,890.4 mil, headquarters in Pikeville, KY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 80 total offices, Holding Company: Community Trust Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Kentucky average:

11.9

Allen travel time to work - commute Allen mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Allen city (based on Floyd County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant8,91162
Mainline Protestant2,61416
Other6992
Catholic2291
None26,998-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 21
Floyd County:

5.00 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Floyd County:

0.48 / 10,000 pop.
Kentucky:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Floyd County:

5.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Here:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

14.4%
Kentucky:

11.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Floyd County:

35.3%
Kentucky:

30.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.3%
State:

15.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Allen:

37.5%
State:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

25.0%
Kentucky:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Allen:

28.0
State:

28.7

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.0
Kentucky:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

50.0%
State:

34.0%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

55.0%
State:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Allen, KY Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$4,280$51,3600$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$1,365
Police Protection - Officers 1$4,280$51,3600$0
Other and Unallocable 1$4,280$51,3600$0
Totals for Government 3$12,840$51,3608$1,365

4.30% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($34,263 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.30%
Kentucky average:

6.18%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Pike County, KY  1.06% ($33,033 average AGI)
from Johnson County, KY  0.45% ($28,923)
from Knott County, KY  0.22% ($20,385)


4.77% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,002 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.77%
Kentucky average:

6.19%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Pike County, KY  0.97% ($31,478 average AGI)
to Johnson County, KY  0.66% ($35,273)
to Fayette County, KY  0.42% ($30,939)

Strongest AM radio stations in Allen:

  • WPRT (960 AM; 5 kW; PRESTONSBURG, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • WDOC (1310 AM; 5 kW; PRESTONSBURG, KY)
  • WKYH (600 AM; 5 kW; PAINTSVILLE, KY; Owner: HIGHLANDS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLSI (900 AM; 5 kW; PIKEVILLE, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEKG (810 AM; daytime; 5 kW; JACKSON, KY; Owner: INTERMOUNTAIN B/CING CO., INC.)
  • WTCW (920 AM; 4 kW; WHITESBURG, KY; Owner: T.C.W. BROADCASTING , INC.)
  • WMTC (730 AM; 5 kW; VANCLEVE, KY; Owner: THE KENTUCKY MOUNTAIN HOLINESS ASSN.)
  • WEZC (1480 AM; daytime; 5 kW; NEON, KY; Owner: JESUS COMMUNICATION ILNC.)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WPKE (1240 AM; 1 kW; PIKEVILLE, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBPA (1460 AM; 5 kW; ELKHORN CITY, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CORP)
  • WSIP (1490 AM; 1 kW; PAINTSVILLE, KY; Owner: S.I.P. BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WKVL (850 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KNOXVILLE, TN; Owner: HORNE RADIO, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Allen:

  • WMDJ-FM (100.1 FM; ALLEN, KY; Owner: FLOYD COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WQHY (95.5 FM; PRESTONSBURG, KY; Owner: WDOC, INC.)
  • WXKZ-FM (105.3 FM; PRESTONSBURG, KY; Owner: ADAM GEARHEART D/B/A WXLR-FM)
  • WXLR (104.9 FM; HAROLD, KY; Owner: ADAM D GEARHEART)
  • WDHR (93.1 FM; PIKEVILLE, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WKLW-FM (94.7 FM; PAINTSVILLE, KY; Owner: B & G BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSIP-FM (98.9 FM; PAINTSVILLE, KY; Owner: SIP BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WZLK (107.5 FM; VIRGIE, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPKE-FM (103.1 FM; COAL RUN, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WIFX-FM (94.3 FM; JENKINS, KY; Owner: LETCHER COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WXKQ-FM (103.9 FM; WHITESBURG, KY; Owner: T.C.W. BROADCASTING , INC.)
  • WJSO (90.1 FM; PIKEVILLE, KY; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WMMT (88.7 FM; WHITESBURG, KY; Owner: APPALSHOP, INCORPORATED)
  • WDXC (102.3 FM; POUND, VA; Owner: WDXC RADIO, INC.)
  • W251AI (98.1 FM; PIKEVILLE, KY; Owner: EAST KENTUCKY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSGS (101.1 FM; HAZARD, KY; Owner: MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING SERVICE, INC.)
  • WSEH (102.7 FM; CUMBERLAND, KY; Owner: CUMBERLAND CITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WZQQ (97.9 FM; HYDEN, KY; Owner: LESLIE COUNTY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WAXM (93.5 FM; BIG STONE GAP, VA; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKCB-FM (107.1 FM; HINDMAN, KY; Owner: HINDMAN BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Allen:

  • W26BK (Channel 26; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • W16BI (Channel 16; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WYMT-TV (Channel 57; HAZARD, KY; Owner: WYMT LICENSEE CORP.)
  • W24BT (Channel 24; TALBERT, KY; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)

Allen fatal accident list:

Nov 10, 2009 07:38 AM, Us-23, Court Street, Lat: 37.60912, Lon: -82.70495, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 17, 2000 05:35 PM, Sr-1428, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 6, Pedestrians: 3, Fatalities: 1
Dec 16, 1990 08:00 PM, 23, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 5, 1986 03:00 PM, 23, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jun 17, 1983 10:00 AM, 23, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jun 24, 1976 03:25 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 24, 1975 03:25 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 19m62ftTotal length
  • 3,512Total average daily traffic
  • 262Total average daily truck traffic
  • 3,803Total future (year 2026) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Allen)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • State Highway Garage Ky 1428 N (Lat: 37.630667 Lon: -82.714611), Call Sign: WDN392
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.075 MHzGrant Date: 06/02/2012, Expiration Date: 08/28/2022Registrant: Kytc-Radio Section, 1239 Wilkinson Blvd, Frankfort, KY 40622, Phone: (502) 564-3820, Fax: (502) 564-3825, Email:
  • Near Int Of Rt 80 And Johns Branch Rd (Lat: 37.547333 Lon: -82.776278), Type: Pole, Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WPQD251
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.237 MHz, 452.237 MHzGrant Date: 03/31/2015, Expiration Date: 05/30/2025, Certifier: Robert E SmithRegistrant: Spectrum And Licensing Services, 11 Lee Street, Hanover, PA 17331, Phone: (717) 630-0816, Fax: (717) 637-8300, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • ALLEN MTSO, 1.2 Mi Se Of (Lat: 37.601472 Lon: -82.718278), Type: Tower, Structure height: 146.6 m, Overall height: 150 m, Call Sign: WMI437
    Assigned Frequencies: 6404.79 MHzGrant Date: 12/28/2010, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Cancellation Date: 02/04/2015, Certifier: Carol L TackerRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 2200 N. Greenville Ave, 1w, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 234-7003, Fax: (972) 301-6893, Email:
  • ALLEN, .5 Mi E Of Sr 80 (Lat: 37.594250 Lon: -82.712083), Overall height: 125.9 m, Call Sign: WMJ200
    Assigned Frequencies: 2162.00 MHz, 5945.20 MHzGrant Date: 02/21/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 08/12/2009, Certifier: Paul R GearheartRegistrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, Chartered, 1650 Tysons Blvd., Suite 1500, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8665, Fax: (703) 584-8695, Email:
  • Allen, 0.5 Miles (0.8 Km) East Of Sr 80 (Lat: 37.594167 Lon: -82.712222), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 121.9 m, Overall height: 125.9 m, Call Sign: WQUU554
    Assigned Frequencies: 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHz, 11155.0 MHzGrant Date: 10/16/2014, Expiration Date: 10/16/2024, Certifier: Stanton NeeceRegistrant: East Kentucky Network, LLC Dba Appalachian Wireless, 101 Technology Trail, Ivel, KY 41642, Phone: (606) 477-2355, Fax: (606) 339-1363, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • Rt. 80 (Lat: 37.558333 Lon: -82.564194), Type: Mast, Structure height: 7.6 m, Overall height: 7.9 m, Call Sign: WPWL492
    Assigned Frequencies: 136.450 MHz, 136.475 MHzGrant Date: 12/13/2002, Expiration Date: 06/13/2003, Cancellation Date: 09/07/2003, Certifier: Arthur J ErcolaniRegistrant: Honeywell International Inc., 23500 W. 105th St., Olathe, KS 66061, Phone: (913) 712-2759, Email:
  • Rt. 80 (Lat: 37.558333 Lon: -82.564194), Type: Mast, Structure height: 7.6 m, Overall height: 7.9 m, Call Sign: WPXH546
    Assigned Frequencies: 136.450 MHz, 136.475 MHzGrant Date: 10/17/2008, Expiration Date: 12/31/2011, Cancellation Date: 02/23/2010, Certifier: Arthur J ErcolaniRegistrant: Honeywell International, Inc., 23500 W. 105th Street, Olathe, KS 66061, Phone: (913) 712-2352, Fax: (913) 712-2951, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Allen)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: BURKE B-8M (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 45 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 29088 , Serial Number: 1, Year manufactured: 1976
    Registrant (Individual): Billy T Burke, Rt 80, Allen, KY 41601
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 208B (Category: Land, Seats: 12, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: P&W PT6A SER (750 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 32EL , Serial Number: 208B0960, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 08/26/2002
    Registrant (Corporation): 32 El LLC, Po Box 155, Allen, KY 41601
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 7328G , Serial Number: 17259028, Year manufactured: 1970, Airworthiness Date: 05/08/1970
    Registrant (Individual): Larry D Dba Short, Po Box 422, Allen, KY 41601, Other Owners: Valley Hardware Sandy

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (53%)
  • Electricity (40%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4%)
  • Coal or coke (3%)

Allen compared to Kentucky state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
There are 5 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2018.