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Welcome to Avon Park ...

Avon Park is located in Chatham County<1>.

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

Avon Park is near sea level<3>.

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

Avon Park is located in the (912) area code.

Communities Also Named Avon Park ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Avon Park - they are located in Alabama, Florida (2), New Jersey, Ohio and Texas.

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

Communities near Avon Park ...

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

  • Bluffton [Beaufort County]
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    • Bluffton [Beaufort County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Avon Park
    • Estimated population in 2019: 25,557 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bluffton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bluffton<5>
  • Port Wentworth Junction [Chatham County]
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    • Port Wentworth Junction [Chatham County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Avon Park
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,641 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Wentworth Junction have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Wentworth Junction
  • Hardeeville [Jasper County]
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    • Hardeeville [Jasper County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Avon Park
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,278 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hardeeville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hardeeville<5>
  • Rossignol Hill [Chatham County]
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    • Rossignol Hill [Chatham County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Avon Park
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,009 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rossignol Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rossignol Hill
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Rincon [Effingham County]
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      • Rincon [Effingham County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Avon Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,630 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rincon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rincon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rincon<5>
    • Exley [Effingham County]
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      • Exley [Effingham County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Avon Park
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 2,894 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Exley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Exley
    • Montgomery [Chatham County]
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      • Montgomery [Chatham County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Avon Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,719 people
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    • Union Junction [Chatham County]
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      • Union Junction [Chatham County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the west of Avon Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,899 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Union Junction have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union Junction
    • Nicholsonville [Chatham County]
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      • Nicholsonville [Chatham County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Avon Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,869 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nicholsonville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nicholsonville
    • Richfield [Chatham County]
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      • Richfield [Chatham County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of Avon Park
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,643 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Richfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richfield

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avon Park ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Georgia

About Chatham County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Chatham County: www.chathamcounty.org/

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 Chatham, 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 Avon Park - 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- Avon Park) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avon Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.0558, Longitude: -81.0598       In this case, the coordinates for Avon Park have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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