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Welcome to Avalon ...

Avalon is located in Talbot County.

The location of Avalon has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Avalon is near sea level<2>.

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

Area Codes for Avalon: (410), (443)<3> & (667)

Websites for Avalon ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.talbotchamber.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Avalon, the following might be of interest:

Communities Also Named Avalon ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Maryland communities named Avalon: This one is located in Talbot County and the other is located in Baltimore County.

Beyond Maryland, there are 25 communities that are also named Avalon - they are located in California, Delaware, Georgia (6), Indiana, Louisiana (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, Ohio (2), Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Avalon ...

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

  • Easton [Talbot County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Easton have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Easton
    • Easton [Talbot County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Avalon
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Easton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Easton
  • Cambridge [Dorchester County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cambridge have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cambridge
    • Cambridge [Dorchester County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the southeast of Avalon
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cambridge
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cambridge
  • Chesapeake Beach [Calvert County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chesapeake Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chesapeake Beach
    • Chesapeake Beach [Calvert County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the west of Avalon
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chesapeake Beach
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chesapeake Beach
  • North Beach [Calvert County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Beach
    • North Beach [Calvert County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the west of Avalon
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Beach
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North Beach
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Saint Michaels [Talbot County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Michaels have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Michaels
      • Saint Michaels [Talbot County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast of Avalon
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Michaels
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Michaels
    • Trappe [Talbot County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trappe have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trappe
      • Trappe [Talbot County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the east of Avalon
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trappe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trappe
    • Oxford [Talbot County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oxford have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oxford
      • Oxford [Talbot County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east of Avalon
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oxford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oxford
    • Church Creek [Dorchester County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Church Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Church Creek
      • Church Creek [Dorchester County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the southeast of Avalon
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Church Creek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Church Creek
    • Highland Beach [Anne Arundel County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Highland Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Highland Beach
      • Highland Beach [Anne Arundel County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the northwest of Avalon
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Highland Beach
    • Bozman [Talbot County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avalon ...

Looking for more information about Avalon? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Maryland

About Talbot County

About Maryland

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Talbot County: www.co.talbot.md.us/

The official website for State of Maryland: www.maryland.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Avalon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Of the area codes for Avalon, area code (443, 667) is an overlay.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Avalon) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avalon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.7093, Longitude: -76.3383       In this case, the coordinates for Avalon have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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