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Welcome to Avoca ...

Avoca is located in Hamilton County<1>.

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

Avoca is 110 feet [34 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Avoca: (386)

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, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (4), Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Quebec, Tennessee, Texas, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Avoca ...

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

  • Live Oak [Suwannee County]
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    • Live Oak [Suwannee County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Avoca
    • Estimated population for 2018: 6,974 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Live Oak
  • Jasper [Hamilton County]
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    • Jasper [Hamilton County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Avoca
    • Estimated population for 2018: 4,098 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jasper
  • Lake Park [Lowndes County]
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    • Lake Park [Lowndes County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Avoca
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,057 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake Park
  • Dasher [Lowndes County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dasher have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dasher
    • Dasher [Lowndes County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Avoca
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,004 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Jennings [Hamilton County]
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      • Jennings [Hamilton County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Avoca
      • Estimated population for 2018: 863 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jennings
    • Lee [Madison County]
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      • Lee [Madison County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Avoca
      • Estimated population for 2018: 328 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lee
    • Statenville [Echols County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Statenville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Statenville
      • Statenville [Echols County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Avoca
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    • Howell [Echols County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Howell
      • Howell [Echols County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Avoca
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    • Clyattville [Lowndes County]
    • Pinetta [Madison County]

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

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Avoca.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Avoca. See our Newspapers 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 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 Avoca, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Avoca.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Florida

About Hamilton County

About Florida

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 Hamilton County: www.hamiltoncountyflorida.com/

The official website for State of Florida: www.myflorida.com/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Florida's counties, including Hamilton, 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 Avoca - 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- Avoca) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avoca. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.5780, Longitude: -83.0268       In this case, the coordinates for Avoca have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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