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Welcome to Avoca ...

The village of Avoca is located in Steuben County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2015, Avoca has a population of 922 people<1> (see below for details).

Avoca is 1,190 feet [363 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Avoca lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Avoca had a population of 946 people. This makes Avoca the county's 36th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 946 people, the population of Avoca decreased 6.15% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,008 people).

Taken from the 2015 Census Estimates, Avoca had an population of 922 people. This is a decrease of 2.54% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8.53% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Avoca.

Communities near Avoca ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Avoca and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Bath   [Map]   12,134   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Bath   [Map]   5,635   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Campbell   [Map]   3,322   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Canisteo   [Map]   3,295   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Dansville   [Map]   4,550   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Hornell   [Map]   8,336   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Avoca.

Communities Also Named Avoca ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 25 communities that are also named Avoca - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (4), Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Quebec, Tennessee, Texas, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Avoca.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Avoca. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Avoca. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Avoca. Our list includes 8 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Avoca:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avoca ...

Looking for more information about Avoca? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Avoca, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Avoca.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Avoca. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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Auto RentalChiropractors 
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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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About Steuben County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Avoca. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Steuben County: www.steubencony.org/

The official website for State of New York: www.ny.gov/







Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Avoca.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Avoca - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance from Avoca. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Avoca) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Avoca. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Avoca

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avoca. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.4099, Longitude: -77.4236     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Avoca have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Avoca.



 
 
 

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