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Welcome to Avery ...

Avery is located in Cherokee County<1>.

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

Avery is 1,120 feet [341 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Avery, you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Telephone area codes for Avery: (470)<4>, (678) and (770).

Websites for Avery ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.cherokee-chamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Avery, the following might be of interest:

Communities Also Named Avery ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 25 communities that are also named Avery - they are located in Alabama (3), Arkansas, California, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan (2), Missouri (3), Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2) and Texas.

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

Communities near Avery ...

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

  • Sandy Springs [Fulton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sandy Springs
    • Sandy Springs [Fulton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Avery
    • Estimated population for 2015: 105,330 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandy Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sandy Springs
  • Roswell [Fulton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roswell
    • Roswell [Fulton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Avery
    • Estimated population for 2018: 94,650 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roswell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roswell
  • Johns Creek [Fulton County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Johns Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Johns Creek
    • Johns Creek [Fulton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Avery
    • Estimated population for 2018: 84,310 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johns Creek
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johns Creek
  • Alpharetta [Fulton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alpharetta
    • Alpharetta [Fulton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Avery
    • Estimated population for 2018: 66,255 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alpharetta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alpharetta
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Marietta [Cobb County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marietta have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marietta
      • Marietta [Cobb County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Avery
      • Estimated population for 2018: 60,806 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marietta
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marietta
    • Dunwoody [DeKalb County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dunwoody
      • Dunwoody [DeKalb County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Avery
      • Estimated population for 2015: 48,733 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dunwoody
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dunwoody
    • Peachtree Corners [Gwinnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peachtree Corners
      • Peachtree Corners [Gwinnett County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Avery
      • Estimated population for 2018: 43,509 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peachtree Corners
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Peachtree Corners
    • Milton [Fulton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milton
      • Milton [Fulton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Avery
      • Estimated population for 2018: 39,217 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milton
    • Kennesaw [Cobb County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kennesaw have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kennesaw
      • Kennesaw [Cobb County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Avery
      • Estimated population for 2018: 34,172 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kennesaw
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kennesaw
    • Woodstock [Cherokee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodstock
      • Woodstock [Cherokee County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Avery
      • Estimated population for 2018: 32,234 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodstock
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodstock

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avery ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Georgia

About Cherokee County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cherokee County: www.cherokeega.com/

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 Cherokee, 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 Avery - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Avery, area code (470, 678) is an overlay.
<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- Avery) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1957, Longitude: -84.4224       In this case, the coordinates for Avery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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