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Avery, Idaho

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The location of Avery

Welcome to Avery ...

Avery is located in the Idaho Panhandle.

Avery is located in Shoshone County.

The location of Avery has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Avery is 2,520 feet [768 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Avery is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Avery lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from Avery (for example, toward Superior (MT)), you will leave Pacific Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).

Avery is located in the (208) area code.

The ZIP code for Avery: 83802<3>

Communities near Avery ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Avery and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Calder   [Map]   ---   W   18 miles [29 km]
Mullan   [Map]   675   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Osburn   [Map]   1,519   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Silverton   [Map]   ---   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Wallace   [Map]   761   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Wardner   [Map]   173   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]

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

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, 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.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Avery. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • 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 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 Avery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Avery, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Avery.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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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.

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Avery). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Avery or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Avery) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Avery. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Avery

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.2505, Longitude: -115.8052     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Avery have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Avery.

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