Allegan, Michigan

Allegan: City in Michigan


Allegan is a city located in the county of Allegan in the U.S. state of Michigan. Its population at the 2010 census was 4,406 and a population density of 399 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 4,749 inhabitants.

The city was created 191 years ago in 1832.

Allegan locator map
Location of Allegan on Michigan map.

Quick Facts about Allegan

Population : 4,749 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Michigan (United States)
County : Allegan County
Postal code : 49010
Area : 11.04 km2
Altitude : 653 feet / 199 meters
Capital city : Allegan is capital of Allegan County
Establishment : January 01, 1833 (191 years ago)
Time Zone : Eastern Time Zone
Local time : 13:12:59 (21st June 2024)
Density : 430 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 7.22% (2010-2020)
Allegan Michigan main street image
Allegan Michigan main street
Allegan Michigan main street image


Allegan is located at 42°31'45"N 85°51'19"W (42.5292000, -85.8553000).

Allegan map


The population of Allegan increased by 7.22% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 4,406 - census
2011 4,402 -0.09% estimation process
2012 4,428 0.59% estimation process
2013 4,453 0.56% estimation process
2014 4,493 0.89% estimation process
2015 4,512 0.42% estimation process
2016 4,546 0.75% estimation process
2017 4,604 1.26% estimation process
2018 4,640 0.78% estimation process
2019 4,698 1.23% estimation process
2020 4,749 1.07% estimation process

Allegan zip code is 49010. County name: Allegan, County fips: 26005

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People born in Allegan (10)

People born in Allegan, including Paralympic goalball player Tyler Merren, football player Alanson Weeks, illustrator Clara Elsene Peck, .


Schools in Allegan

College & universities near Allegan, MI

Code Name City ZIP
172422 Michigan Career and Technical Institute Plainwell (MI) 49080-9254

Stations (16)

Amtrak & bus stations near Allegan, MI

Code Name Address Type
BAM Bangor 541 Railroad St. RAIL
KAL Kalamazoo Transportation Center 459 North Burdick St. RAIL
HOM Holland station 171 Lincoln Ave. RAIL
GRR Vernon J. Ehlers Station 431 Wealthy St. SW RAIL
BTL Battle Creek Transportation Center 104 Capital Ave. S.W. RAIL

Post offices near Allegan

Post Office Name City ZIP
Allegan Post Office Allegan (MI) 49010

Other cities in Allegan County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Allegan County , MI. (more)

City Name Population Title
Holland 26,033 City in Michigan, United States
Mount Pleasant 24,274 City in Isabella County, Michigan, United States
Dorr 7,925 Township in Allegan County, Michigan
Otsego 5,923 Township in Allegan County, Michigan
Lee 4,288 Township in Allegan County, Michigan
Plainwell 3,774 City in Michigan, United States
Wayland 3,473 City in Michigan, United States
Saugatuck 3,408 City in Allegan County in the U.
Overisel 3,025 Township in Allegan County, Michigan
Fillmore 2,770 Township in Allegan County, Michigan
Ganges 2,689 Township of Michigan
Watson 2,203 Township in Allegan County, Michigan
Hamilton 1,457 Township in Allegan County, Michigan
Fennville 1,434 City in Allegan County, Michigan, United States of America
Douglas 1,354 City in Michigan, USA
Gibson 1,165 Township in Bay County, Michigan

Distance to Other Cities

Allegan distances to largest Michigan cities