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Welcome to Avans ...

Avans is located in Dade County<1>.

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

Avans is 1,570 feet [479 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Avans (for example, toward Stevenson (AL)), you will soon leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Telephone area codes for Avans: (706) and (762)<4>

Communities near Avans ...

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

  • Chattanooga [Hamilton County]
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    • Chattanooga [Hamilton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Avans
    • Estimated population in 2019: 182,799 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chattanooga
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chattanooga<6>
  • John Ross Estates [Walker County]
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    • John Ross Estates [Walker County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Avans
    • Estimated population in 2018: 84,310 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for John Ross Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on John Ross Estates
  • Newnan Springs [Catoosa County]
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    • Newnan Springs [Catoosa County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Avans
    • Estimated population in 2019: 41,581 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newnan Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newnan Springs
  • Lytle [Walker County]
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    • Lytle [Walker County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Avans
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 37,115 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lytle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lytle
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • East Ridge [Hamilton County]
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      • East Ridge [Hamilton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Avans
      • Estimated population in 2019: 21,182 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Ridge have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Ridge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Ridge<6>
    • Signal Mountain [Hamilton County]
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      • Signal Mountain [Hamilton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Avans
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,606 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Signal Mountain<6>
    • Milbro Heights [Hamilton County]
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      • Milbro Heights [Hamilton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Avans
      • Estimated population in 2014: 7,834 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milbro Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milbro Heights
    • Dafron [Catoosa County]
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      • Dafron [Catoosa County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Avans
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,294 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dafron have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dafron
    • Thompsonville [Walker County]
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      • Thompsonville [Walker County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Avans
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,528 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thompsonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thompsonville
    • Jasper [Marion County]
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      • Jasper [Marion County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Avans
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,447 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jasper have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jasper
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jasper<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avans ...

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

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

The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Georgia's counties, including Dade, 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 Avans - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).
<5>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- Avans) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avans. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8854, Longitude: -85.5441       In this case, the coordinates for Avans have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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