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Welcome to Avants ...

Avants is located in Wheeler County<1>.

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

Avants is 250 feet [76 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Avants is within the (912) area code.

Communities near Avants ...

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

  • McRae [Telfair County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McRae have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McRae
    • McRae [Telfair County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Avants
    • Estimated population for 2014: 5,972 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McRae
  • Eastman [Dodge County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eastman
    • Eastman [Dodge County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Avants
    • Estimated population for 2018: 5,172 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eastman
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eastman
  • Alamo [Wheeler County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alamo
    • Alamo [Wheeler County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Avants
    • Estimated population for 2018: 3,321 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alamo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alamo
  • Helena [Telfair County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Helena
    • Helena [Telfair County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Avants
    • Estimated population for 2014: 2,893 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Helena
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Helena
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mount Vernon [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Vernon
      • Mount Vernon [Montgomery County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Avants
      • Estimated population for 2018: 2,378 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Vernon
    • Lumber City [Telfair County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lumber City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lumber City
      • Lumber City [Telfair County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Avants
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,257 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lumber City
    • Milan [Telfair County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milan
      • Milan [Telfair County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Avants
      • Estimated population for 2018: 661 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milan
    • Glenwood [Wheeler County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glenwood
      • Glenwood [Wheeler County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Avants
      • Estimated population for 2018: 646 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glenwood
    • Ailey [Montgomery County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ailey
      • Ailey [Montgomery County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Avants
      • Estimated population for 2018: 537 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ailey
    • Cadwell [Laurens County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cadwell
      • Cadwell [Laurens County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Avants
      • Estimated population for 2018: 515 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cadwell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cadwell

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avants ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Avants. 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 Wheeler, 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 Avants - 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 from Point A (ie- Avants) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avants. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.1102, Longitude: -82.8593       In this case, the coordinates for Avants have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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