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Welcome to Ava ...

Ava is located in Randolph County<1>.

The location of Ava has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Ava is 960 feet [293 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Ava lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from Ava (for example, toward Yates Crossroads (GA)), you will soon leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Communities Also Named Ava ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Ava - they are located in Arkansas, Georgia (2), Illinois, Missouri, New York, Ohio and Virginia.

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

Communities near Ava ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Ava.

  • Roanoke [Randolph County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roanoke
    • Roanoke [Randolph County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Ava
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,913 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roanoke have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roanoke
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roanoke<5>
  • Tyus [Carroll County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tyus
    • Tyus [Carroll County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Ava
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,525 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tyus have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tyus
  • Lineville [Clay County]
  • Wadley [Randolph County]
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    • Wadley [Randolph County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Ava
    • Estimated population in 2019: 714 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wadley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wadley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wadley<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ranburne [Cleburne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ranburne
      • Ranburne [Cleburne County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Ava
      • Estimated population in 2019: 398 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ranburne
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ranburne<5>
    • Yates Crossroads [Heard County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yates Crossroads
      • Yates Crossroads [Heard County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Ava
      • Estimated population in 2019: 360 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Yates Crossroads have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yates Crossroads
    • Woodland [Randolph County]
    • Morrison Crossroad [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morrison Crossroad
      • Morrison Crossroad [Randolph County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the north of Ava
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morrison Crossroad
    • Newell [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newell
      • Newell [Randolph County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Ava
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newell
    • Micaville [Cleburne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Micaville
      • Micaville [Cleburne County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Ava
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Micaville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Micaville

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ava. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ava.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ava. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Ava.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ava. See our Newspapers Page for Ava.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ava ...

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

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Ava, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Ava.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Randolph County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Alabama's counties, including Randolph, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ava - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ava) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ava. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.3432, Longitude: -85.4780       In this case, the coordinates for Ava have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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