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Welcome to Aviston ...

The village of Aviston is located in Clinton County<1>.

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

The pronunciation of Aviston: AY-vis-tuhn<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Aviston has a population of 2,136 people<4> (see below for details).

Aviston is 460 feet [140 m] above sea level.<5>.

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

The telephone area code for Aviston: (618)

The ZIP code for Aviston: 62216<6>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Aviston had an population of 2,136 people. This is an increase of 9.82% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 73.52% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Aviston had a population of 1,945 people (or 5.15% of the total population of Clinton County). This makes Aviston the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Aviston represents 0.02% of the total population of Illinois (which has 12,830,632 people), making it the state's 499th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,945 people, the population of Aviston increased 58% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,231 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Aviston.

Communities near Aviston ...

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

  • O'Fallon [Saint Clair County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for O'Fallon
    • O'Fallon [Saint Clair County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the west of Aviston
    • Estimated population in 2019: 29,583 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on O'Fallon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for O'Fallon<8>
  • Shiloh [Saint Clair County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shiloh have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shiloh
    • Shiloh [Saint Clair County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the west of Aviston
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,586 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shiloh
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shiloh<8>
  • Troy [Madison County]
    • 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 our Gazetteer entry for Troy
    • Troy [Madison County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the northwest of Aviston
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,375 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troy<8>
  • Highland [Madison County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Highland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Highland
    • Highland [Madison County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<7> to the north of Aviston
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,834 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Highland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Highland<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mascoutah [Saint Clair County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mascoutah have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mascoutah
      • Mascoutah [Saint Clair County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<7> to the southwest of Aviston
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,994 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mascoutah
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mascoutah<8>
    • Breese [Clinton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Breese have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Breese
      • Breese [Clinton County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<7> to the east of Aviston
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,483 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Breese
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Breese<8>
    • Lebanon [Saint Clair County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lebanon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lebanon
      • Lebanon [Saint Clair County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<7> to the west of Aviston
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,238 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lebanon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lebanon<8>
    • New Baden [Clinton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Baden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Baden
      • New Baden [Clinton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<7> to the southwest of Aviston
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,241 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Baden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Baden<8>
    • Carlyle [Clinton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carlyle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carlyle
      • Carlyle [Clinton County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<7> to the east of Aviston
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,186 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carlyle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carlyle<8>
    • Okawville [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Okawville
      • Okawville [Washington County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<7> to the south of Aviston
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,360 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Okawville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Okawville<8>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aviston ...

Looking for more information about Aviston? 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 Aviston, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Aviston.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Illinois

About Clinton County

About Illinois

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Clinton County: www.clintonco.org/

The official website for State of Illinois: https://illinois.gov

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Illinois' counties, including Clinton, 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 Aviston. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Aviston.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Aviston - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>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 village (such as Aviston). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Aviston or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<7>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Aviston) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aviston. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.6272, Longitude: -89.6124       In this case, the coordinates for Aviston have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<8>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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