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Welcome to Avon ...

Avon is located in Latah County<1>.

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

The pronunciation of Avon: AA-von<3>

Avon is 2,710 feet [826 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Avon is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Avon is within the (208) area code.

Communities Also Named Avon ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 40 communities that are also named Avon - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California (2), Colorado, Connecticut, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (3), Montana, New Brunswick, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario (3), Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Utah (2), Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin (2).

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

Communities near Avon ...

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

  • Moscow [Latah County]
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    • Moscow [Latah County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Avon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 26,128 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moscow have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moscow
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moscow<6>
  • Troy [Latah County]
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    • Troy [Latah County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Avon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 913 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Troy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troy<6>
  • Potlatch [Latah County]
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    • Potlatch [Latah County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Avon
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 822 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Potlatch
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Potlatch<6>
  • Juliaetta [Latah County]
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    • Deary [Latah County]
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      • Deary [Latah County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<5> to the southeast of Avon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 531 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Deary have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Deary
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Deary<6>
    • Kendrick [Latah County]
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      • Kendrick [Latah County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Avon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 309 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kendrick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kendrick
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kendrick<6>
    • Bovill [Latah County]
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      • Bovill [Latah County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Avon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 261 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bovill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bovill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bovill<6>
    • Onaway [Latah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Onaway
      • Onaway [Latah County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Avon
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 198 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Onaway have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Onaway
    • Harvard [Latah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harvard
      • Harvard [Latah County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Avon
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harvard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harvard
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harvard<6>
    • Linden [Latah County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Linden
      • Linden [Latah County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Avon
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Linden

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avon ...

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

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About Latah County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Latah County: www.latah.id.us/

The official website for State of Idaho: www.state.id.us/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Idaho's counties, including Latah, 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 pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Avon. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Avon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Avon) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.8260, Longitude: -116.6138       In this case, the coordinates for Avon have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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