Allendorf (About this sound ) is a small town in the district of Giessen, in Hesse, Germany. It is situated on the small river Lumda, 16 km (9.9 mi) south of Marburg, and 14 km (8.7 mi) northeast of Giessen.

Allendorf
Coat of arms of Allendorf
Coat of arms
Location of Allendorf within Giessen district
Landkreis Gießen Allendorf.png
Allendorf is located in Germany
Allendorf
Allendorf
Allendorf is located in Hesse
Allendorf
Allendorf
Coordinates: 50°40′44″N 08°49′28″E / 50.67889°N 8.82444°E / 50.67889; 8.82444Coordinates: 50°40′44″N 08°49′28″E / 50.67889°N 8.82444°E / 50.67889; 8.82444
CountryGermany
StateHesse
Admin. regionGiessen
DistrictGiessen
Government
 • MayorThomas Benz
Area
 • Total22.01 km2 (8.50 sq mi)
Elevation
230 m (750 ft)
Population
 (2018-12-31)[1]
 • Total4,090
 • Density190/km2 (480/sq mi)
Time zoneCET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes
35469
Dialling codes06407
Vehicle registrationGI
Websitewww.allendorf-lda.de
Drawing of Allendorf from Topographia Hassiae by Matthäus Merian, 1655.

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  1. ^ "Bevölkerungsstand am 31.12.2018". Hessisches Statistisches Landesamt (in German). July 2019.