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Welcome to Avondale ...

Avondale is located in Richmond County<1>.

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

Avondale is 340 feet [104 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Communities Also Named Avondale ...

While we believe that this Avondale is located in Richmond County, we know of another 5 Georgia communities named Avondale. Those communities are located in the following counties: Bibb, Chatham, Dougherty, McDuffie and Muscogee County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 61 communities that are also named Avondale - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, Florida (3), Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Louisiana (2), Maryland (2), Michigan (2), Mississippi (2), Missouri, Montana, New Brunswick, New Jersey, Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina, Nova Scotia (2), Ohio (8), Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), Prince Edward Island, Rhode Island, South Carolina (4), Tennessee (5), Texas (2), Utah, Virginia, Washington and West Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Avondale ...

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

  • Augusta [Richmond County]
  • Aiken [Aiken County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aiken
    • Aiken [Aiken County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Avondale
    • Estimated population for 2018: 30,778 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aiken
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aiken
  • North Augusta [Aiken County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Augusta
    • North Augusta [Aiken County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the east of Avondale
    • Estimated population for 2018: 23,584 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Augusta
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North Augusta
  • Grovetown [Columbia County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grovetown
    • Grovetown [Columbia County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Avondale
    • Estimated population for 2018: 14,473 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grovetown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grovetown
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hephzibah [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hephzibah
      • Hephzibah [Richmond County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Avondale
      • Estimated population for 2018: 3,941 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hephzibah
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hephzibah
    • Harlem [Columbia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harlem
      • Harlem [Columbia County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Avondale
      • Estimated population for 2018: 3,277 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harlem
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harlem
    • Burnettown [Aiken County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burnettown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burnettown
      • Burnettown [Aiken County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Avondale
      • Estimated population for 2018: 2,736 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burnettown
    • Blythe [Richmond County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blythe
      • Blythe [Richmond County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Avondale
      • Estimated population for 2018: 699 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blythe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blythe
    • Dearing [McDuffie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dearing
      • Dearing [McDuffie County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Avondale
      • Estimated population for 2018: 539 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dearing
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dearing
    • Evans [Columbia County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avondale ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Georgia

About Richmond County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Avondale. 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 Richmond, 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 Avondale - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Avondale) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avondale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.5115, Longitude: -82.0601       In this case, the coordinates for Avondale have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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