RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     

Avondale Heights, Kentucky

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Other KY
Communities

















Welcome to Avondale Heights ...

Avondale Heights is located in McCracken County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Avondale Heights: Avondale Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Avondale Heights is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Avondale Heights: (270)

Communities Also Named Avondale Heights ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Avondale Heights - they are located in Georgia and South Carolina.

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

Communities near Avondale Heights ...

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

  • Metropolis [Massac County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Metropolis
    • Metropolis [Massac County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Avondale Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,945 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Metropolis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Metropolis<5>
  • Calvert City [Marshall County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Calvert City
    • Calvert City [Marshall County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Avondale Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,505 people
    • Calvert City has also been known as:
    • Calvert
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calvert City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Calvert City<5>
  • La Center [Ballard County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Center
    • La Center [Ballard County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Avondale Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 959 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for La Center have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Center
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for La Center<5>
  • Brookport [Massac County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookport
    • Brookport [Massac County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the north of Avondale Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 826 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brookport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookport<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Kevil [Ballard County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kevil
      • Kevil [Ballard County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Avondale Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 584 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kevil have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kevil
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kevil<5>
    • Joppa [Massac County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Joppa
      • Joppa [Massac County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Avondale Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 303 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Joppa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Joppa
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Joppa<5>
    • Smithland [Livingston County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smithland
      • Smithland [Livingston County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Avondale Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 288 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Smithland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smithland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smithland<5>
    • Blandville [Ballard County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blandville
      • Blandville [Ballard County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Avondale Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 87 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blandville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blandville
    • Hamletsburg [Pope County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hamletsburg
      • Hamletsburg [Pope County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Avondale Heights
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hamletsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hamletsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hamletsburg<5>
    • Shady Grove [Massac County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shady Grove
      • Shady Grove [Massac County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Avondale Heights
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shady Grove

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avondale Heights ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Kentucky

About McCracken County

About Kentucky

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for McCracken County: www.co.mccracken.ky.us/

The official website for State of Kentucky: https://kentucky.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Kentucky's counties, including McCracken, 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Avondale Heights - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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- Avondale Heights) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avondale Heights. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.0723, Longitude: -88.6500       In this case, the coordinates for Avondale Heights have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


Home
Page
Sitemap Privacy
Statement
Terms
of Use
Feedback

 

 

Copyright 2020
All Rights Reserved

Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.

If you've found an error or have additional information that you would like to share, please don't hesitate to write. Click here to contact us.

This page was last modified: 26 Oct 2020