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Welcome to Advance ...
The location of Advance has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Advance has a population of 517 people<3> (see below for details).
Advance was established in 1820.
The community of Advance is 930 feet [283 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Advance lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel west from Advance (for example, toward Westville (IL)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).
Advance lies within the (765) area code.
The ZIP code for Advance: 46102<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Advance had an population of 517 people. This is an increase of 8.39% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8.01% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Advance had a population of 477 people. This makes Advance the county's 6th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 477 people, the population of Advance decreased 15.12% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 562 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Advance.
Communities Also Named Advance ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 19 communities that are also named Advance - they are located in Arkansas (2), California, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina, Texas and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Advance.
Communities near Advance ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Advance.
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 Advance. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Advance.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Advance. 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 Advance.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Advance. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Advance.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Advance ...
Looking for more information about Advance? 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 Advance, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Advance.
Adding Advance to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Advance in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Advance was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Advance in the The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States (Second Edition).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Advance on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 29 Jun 2022