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Welcome to Avery ...

Avery is located in Monroe County<1>.

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

Avery is 900 feet [274 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Avery lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Avery is located in the (641) area code.

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, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, 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.

  • Ottumwa [Wapello County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ottumwa
    • Ottumwa [Wapello County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Avery
    • Estimated population in 2019: 24,368 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ottumwa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ottumwa<5>
  • Oskaloosa [Mahaska County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oskaloosa
    • Oskaloosa [Mahaska County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Avery
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,506 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oskaloosa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oskaloosa<5>
  • Albia [Monroe County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Albia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Albia
    • Albia [Monroe County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Avery
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,681 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albia<5>
  • Eddyville [Wapello County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eddyville
    • Eddyville [Wapello County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Avery
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,008 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eddyville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Eddyville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Fremont [Mahaska County]
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      • Fremont [Mahaska County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Avery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 721 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fremont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fremont<5>
    • Moravia [Appanoose County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moravia
      • Moravia [Appanoose County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Avery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 636 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moravia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moravia<5>
    • Lovilia [Monroe County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lovilia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lovilia
      • Lovilia [Monroe County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Avery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 509 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lovilia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lovilia<5>
    • Beacon [Mahaska County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beacon
      • Beacon [Mahaska County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Avery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 487 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beacon
    • University Park [Mahaska County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for University Park
      • University Park [Mahaska County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Avery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 469 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on University Park
    • Bussey [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bussey
      • Bussey [Marion County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Avery
      • Estimated population in 2019: 413 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bussey

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.

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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 State of Iowa: https://www.iowa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Iowa's counties, including Monroe, 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>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- 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: 41.0653, Longitude: -92.7144       In this case, the coordinates for Avery 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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