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Welcome to Avon Corner ...

Avon Corner is located in Franklin County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Avon Corner: Avon Cor. (or less commonly used: Avon Crn.)

Avon Corner is 510 feet [155 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Avon Corner lies within the (207) area code.

Communities near Avon Corner ...

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

  • Farmington [Franklin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Farmington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Farmington [Franklin County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Avon Corner
    • Estimated population for 2018: 7,619 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Farmington
  • Madison [Somerset County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madison have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Madison [Somerset County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Avon Corner
    • Estimated population for 2018: 4,664 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madison
  • Wilton [Franklin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wilton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Wilton [Franklin County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Avon Corner
    • Estimated population for 2018: 3,944 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilton
  • Anson [Somerset County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Anson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Anson [Somerset County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Avon Corner
    • Estimated population for 2018: 2,392 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • New Sharon [Franklin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Sharon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • New Sharon [Franklin County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Avon Corner
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,392 people
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    • Chesterville [Franklin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chesterville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Chesterville [Franklin County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Avon Corner
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,338 people
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    • Phillips [Franklin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Phillips have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Phillips [Franklin County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northwest of Avon Corner
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,008 people
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    • Kingfield [Franklin County]
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      • Kingfield [Franklin County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Avon Corner
      • Estimated population for 2018: 966 people
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    • Industry [Franklin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Industry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Industry [Franklin County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Avon Corner
      • Estimated population for 2018: 913 people
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    • Carrabassett Valley [Franklin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carrabassett Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Carrabassett Valley [Franklin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Avon Corner
      • Estimated population for 2018: 777 people
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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 Avon Corner. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Avon Corner.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avon Corner ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Franklin County

About Maine

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Maine: https://www.maine.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Maine's counties, including Franklin, 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 Avon Corner - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Avon Corner) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avon Corner. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.8003, Longitude: -70.2656       In this case, the coordinates for Avon Corner have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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