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Welcome to Avonburg ...

Avonburg is located in Switzerland County<1>.

Avonburg is 920 feet [280 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Avonburg lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Avonburg lies within the (812) area code.

Communities near Avonburg ...

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

  • Madison [Jefferson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madison have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Madison
    • Madison [Jefferson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Avonburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 11,861 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madison
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madison<5>
  • Carrollton [Carroll County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carrollton have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carrollton
    • Carrollton [Carroll County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Avonburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,780 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carrollton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carrollton<5>
  • Aurora [Dearborn County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aurora have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Aurora [Dearborn County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Avonburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,676 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aurora
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aurora<5>
  • Rising Sun [Ohio County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rising Sun have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Rising Sun [Ohio County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Avonburg
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,139 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rising Sun
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rising Sun<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Versailles [Ripley County]
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      • Versailles [Ripley County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Avonburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,083 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Versailles<5>
    • Milan [Ripley County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milan have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milan
      • Milan [Ripley County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Avonburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,848 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milan<5>
    • Warsaw [Gallatin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Warsaw have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Warsaw [Gallatin County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Avonburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,703 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warsaw<5>
    • Vevay [Switzerland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vevay have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vevay
      • Vevay [Switzerland County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Avonburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,648 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vevay
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vevay<5>
    • Osgood [Ripley County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Osgood have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Osgood
      • Osgood [Ripley County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Avonburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,585 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Osgood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Osgood<5>
    • Dillsboro [Dearborn County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dillsboro have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dillsboro
      • Dillsboro [Dearborn County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Avonburg
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,410 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dillsboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dillsboro<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avonburg ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community within Indiana

About Switzerland County

About Indiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Indiana: https://www.in.gov

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Indiana's counties, including Switzerland, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Avonburg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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.
<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Avonburg) 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 Avonburg. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Avonburg

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avonburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.8864, Longitude: -85.1728    
<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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