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Avera, Georgia

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Welcome to Avera ...

The city of Avera is located in Jefferson County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Avera has a population of 226 people<1> (see below for details).

Avera is 430 feet [131 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Avera: (706) & (762)<3>

The ZIP code for Avera: 30803<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Avera had a population of 246 people. This makes Avera the county's 6th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 246 people, the population of Avera increased 13.36% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 217 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Avera had an population of 226 people. This is a decrease of 8.13% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.15% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Avera.

Communities near Avera ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Avera and not the distance as if you drove.<5>.

Community   2017
Blythe   [Map]   706   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Davisboro   [Map]   1,732   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Dearing   [Map]   537   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Gibson   [Map]   651   NW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Harlem   [Map]   3,143   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Keysville   [Map]   308   E   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Avera ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Avera - it's located in Mississippi.

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

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 Avera. 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 Avera. 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 Avera.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avera ...

Looking for more information about Avera? 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 Avera, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Avera.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Avera.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Avera - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).

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<4>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 city (such as Avera). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Avera or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Avera) 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 Avera. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Avera

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avera. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.1940, Longitude: -82.5275     [Map].

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