Allendale is a quiet residential community on the west side of the city. It is comprised of brick row homes with front yards and landscaping. There are a few wood frame single family homes scattered about. A good portion of the neighborhood houses a cemetery, there are a few schools and churches. There is an Allendale Community Association which got it's start back in the 1950's.
The average sale price of a home in Allendale was $84,329, according to 2006 data.