Allendale Tourism

Allendale is a census-designated place (CDP) in Ottawa County in the U.S. state of Michigan. The population was 17,579 at the 2010 census. It is located within Allendale Charter Township, occupying the northern two-thirds of the township, from the eastern boundary with the Grand River west along Pierce St., north along 75th Ave., then west along Lake Michigan Drive (M-45) to the western boundary of the township. It is a part of the Grand Rapids-Muskegon-Holland, Michigan combined statistical area, and is an exurb of Grand Rapids, due to its major commuter routes into the city (M-45 and I-96). The ZIP code 49401 serves all of Allendale and many of the remnant portions of the township, as well as portions of Blendon Township to the south and Georgetown Township to the southeast. Allendale is named for the township. Malta was initially chosen as the name for the township, however when the township was organized in 1849, state senator Pennoyer changed the name to Allendale, after Agnes Allen, the first person on the tax roll in the area and the widow of Hannibal Allen, who was the son of Revolutionary War hero Ethan Allen. Allendale is best known as being home to the main campus of Grand Valley State University.

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Looking for travel information about Allendale? Explore the best travel advice on Allendale, United States. A gripping city on its own right, Milwaukee also deserves a visit. Attractions in Milwaukee include Harley-Davidson Museum, Miller Park, Milwaukee Art Museum. 1-2 days is an ideal duration of visit to Allendale.

  • Know the pollution level of Allendale before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 18.18 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 35 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 40 (Moderate)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 20.83 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 35 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 13.89 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 35 (Low)
  • How safe is Allendale for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Allendale.

    • Burglary and Theft 32.89 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 31.94 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 40.28 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 31.94 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 13.89 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 47.22 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 31.94 (Low)
    • Drug offense 51.47 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 82.89 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 47.37 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 25 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 13.89 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 43.42 (Moderate)
    • Safety Index 62.36 (High)
    • Climate Index 62.32 (High)
    • Pollution Index 27.01 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 26.44 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 86.1 (Very High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 2.41 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Allendale

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.75 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 33.33 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 76.39 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 39.32 USD

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