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Avila Beach, California

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The location of Avila Beach

Welcome to Avila Beach ...

Avila Beach is located in San Luis Obispo County.

A typical abbreviation for Avila Beach: Avila Bch.

Avila Beach is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<1>.

Time Zone: Avila Beach lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Avila Beach: (805)

The ZIP code for Avila Beach: 93424<2>

Communities near Avila Beach ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Arroyo Grande   [Map]   18,123   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Baywood Park   [Map]   ---   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Callender   [Map]   ---   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Fairoaks   [Map]   ---   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Grover Beach   [Map]   13,628   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Guadalupe   [Map]   7,370   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Avila Beach. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Avila Beach. 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 Avila Beach.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avila Beach ...

Looking for more information about Avila Beach? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Avila Beach, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Avila Beach.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Avila Beach - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Avila Beach). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Avila Beach or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avila Beach. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.1800, Longitude: -120.7320     [Map].

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Avila Beach.

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This page was last modified: 20 Feb 2019