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Avian, Kansas

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Welcome to Avian ...

So far, we have found very little information about Avian. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Avian to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Avian, please Contact Us.

Avian would have been located within present day Montgomery County.

We aren't confident of the location of Avian, so consider the above location as an estimate.<2>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Avian is 720 feet [219 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: The area where Avian was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The location where Avian once stood is in the (620) area code.

Communities near Avian ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

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

Community   2017<5>
Altamont   [Map]   1,025   E   18 miles [29 km]
Caney   [Map]   2,026   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Cherryvale   [Map]   2,180   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Coffeyville   [Map]   9,481   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Dearing   [Map]   395   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Edna   [Map]   413   E   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

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 Avian. 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 Avian. 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 Avian.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Avian:

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Avian, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>An 'estimated' location is one where we have been given GPS coordinates, but are unable to verify the accuracy. That said, we have some confidence that we have placed the marker near the actual location. A typical reason for being unable to verify a location is that it might be on private property or gone without an obvious trace.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Avian - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Avian) 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 Avian. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Avian

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avian. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.0940, Longitude: -95.6010     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Avian 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 Avian.

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