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Welcome to Avilton ...

Avilton is located in Garrett County.

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

Avilton is 2,640 feet [805 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Avilton is ½ mile above sea level.

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

Telephone area codes for Avilton: (301) and (240)<3>

Communities near Avilton ...

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

  • Cumberland [Allegany County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cumberland have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cumberland
    • Cumberland [Allegany County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Avilton
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cumberland
  • Frostburg [Allegany County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frostburg have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frostburg
    • Frostburg [Allegany County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the east of Avilton
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frostburg
  • Keyser [Mineral County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Keyser have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Keyser [Mineral County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the south of Avilton
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  • Meyersdale [Somerset County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meyersdale have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meyersdale
    • Meyersdale [Somerset County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the north of Avilton
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    • Berlin [Somerset County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Berlin have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Berlin [Somerset County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the north of Avilton
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Berlin
    • Westernport [Allegany County]
    • Lonaconing [Allegany County]
    • Carpendale [Mineral County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carpendale have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carpendale
      • Carpendale [Mineral County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the east of Avilton
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    • Grantsville [Garrett County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grantsville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Grantsville [Garrett County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest of Avilton
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    • Rockwood [Somerset County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockwood have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockwood
      • Rockwood [Somerset County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the north of Avilton
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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 Avilton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Avilton.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avilton ...

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

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About Garrett County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Garrett County: www.co.garrett.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 Avilton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (240) is an overlay for area code (301).
<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 drawn from Point A (ie- Avilton) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avilton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.6504, Longitude: -79.0422       In this case, the coordinates for Avilton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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