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Welcome to Avant ...

Avant is located in Garland County<1>.

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

Avant is 650 feet [198 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Avant lies within the (501) area code.

Communities Also Named Avant ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Avant - they are located in Alabama and Oklahoma.

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

Communities near Avant ...

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

  • Hot Springs [Garland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hot Springs
    • Hot Springs [Garland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Avant
    • Estimated population in 2018: 37,169 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hot Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hot Springs<5>
  • Mount Ida [Montgomery County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Ida have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Ida
    • Mount Ida [Montgomery County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Avant
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,003 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Ida
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Ida<5>
  • Mountain Pine [Garland County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mountain Pine have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mountain Pine
    • Mountain Pine [Garland County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Avant
    • Estimated population in 2018: 778 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mountain Pine
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mountain Pine<5>
  • Fannie [Montgomery County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fannie
    • Fannie [Montgomery County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Avant
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fannie
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Royal [Garland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Royal have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Royal
      • Royal [Garland County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Avant
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Royal
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Royal<5>
    • Story [Montgomery County]
    • Meyers [Garland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meyers
      • Meyers [Garland County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Avant
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meyers
    • Alamo [Montgomery County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alamo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alamo
      • Alamo [Montgomery County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Avant
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alamo
    • Aly [Yell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aly
      • Aly [Yell County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Avant
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aly
    • Blue Springs [Garland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blue Springs
      • Blue Springs [Garland County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Avant
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blue Springs

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 Avant. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Avant.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Avant. 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 Avant.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avant ...

Looking for more information about Avant? 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 Avant, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Avant.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Arkansas

About Garland County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Garland County: www.garlandcounty.org/

The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Arkansas' counties, including Garland, 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 Avant - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Avant) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avant. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6459, Longitude: -93.3399       In this case, the coordinates for Avant 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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