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The location of Evansville

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Welcome to Evansville ...

Evansville is located in Troup County.

When the people of Evansville refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Evansvillian<1>

Evansville is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: While Evansville is in the Eastern Time Zone, the area just to the south is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Communities near Evansville ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Evansville and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Five Points (AL)   [Map]   140   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
LaFayette (AL)   [Map]   2,968   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Lanett (AL)   [Map]   6,393   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Roanoke (AL)   [Map]   5,984   NW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Valley (AL)   [Map]   9,377   S   18 miles [29 km]
Corinth   [Map]   ---   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

Communities Also Named Evansville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 29 communities that are also named Evansville - they are located in Alabama (2), Alaska, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas (2), Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri (2), New York, Ohio (2), Ontario (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee, Vermont, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Evansville. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Evansville. 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 Evansville.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Evansville ...

Looking for more information about Evansville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Evansville? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Evansville, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Evansville.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Evansville. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
  Libraries
Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
Hiking/CampingDoctors 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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

The official website for Troup County: www.troupcountyga.org/

The official website for State of Georgia: www.georgia.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Evansville refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Evansville may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting in Evansville. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Evansville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Evansville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0662, Longitude: -85.2241     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Evansville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Evansville.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Evansville.