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Welcome to Avoca ...

Avoca is located in Saint Clair County<1>.

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

Avoca is 760 feet [232 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Avoca is within the (810) area code.

The ZIP code for Avoca: 48006<4>

Communities Also Named Avoca ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 25 communities that are also named Avoca - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (4), Kentucky, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Quebec, Tennessee, Texas, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Avoca ...

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

  • Sarnia
  • Port Huron [Saint Clair County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Huron
    • Port Huron [Saint Clair County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Avoca
    • Estimated population in 2018: 28,927 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Huron
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Port Huron<6>
  • Marysville [Saint Clair County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marysville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marysville
    • Marysville [Saint Clair County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Avoca
    • Estimated population in 2018: 9,687 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marysville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marysville<6>
  • Richmond [Macomb County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Richmond have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richmond
    • Richmond [Macomb County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Avoca
    • Estimated population in 2018: 5,891 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richmond
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richmond<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Saint Clair [Saint Clair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Clair
      • Saint Clair [Saint Clair County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Avoca
      • Estimated population in 2018: 5,306 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Clair
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Clair<6>
    • Imlay City [Lapeer County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Imlay City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Imlay City
      • Imlay City [Lapeer County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Avoca
      • Estimated population in 2018: 3,577 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Imlay City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Imlay City<6>
    • Croswell [Sanilac County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Croswell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Croswell
      • Croswell [Sanilac County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the north of Avoca
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,281 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Croswell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Croswell<6>
    • Point Edward
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Point Edward came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<7>
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Point Edward
      • Point Edward lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Avoca
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Point Edward
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Point Edward<6>
    • Yale [Saint Clair County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yale
      • Yale [Saint Clair County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Avoca
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,883 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yale<6>
    • Capac [Saint Clair County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Capac have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Capac
      • Capac [Saint Clair County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Avoca
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,829 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Capac
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Capac<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avoca ...

Looking for more information about Avoca? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Avoca, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Avoca.

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About Saint Clair County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Saint Clair County: www.stclaircounty.org/

The official website for State of Michigan: https://www.michigan.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Michigan's counties, including Saint Clair, 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 Avoca - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Avoca). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Avoca or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Avoca) 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 Avoca. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Avoca

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avoca. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.0620, Longitude: -82.6910       In this case, the coordinates for Avoca have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.






















 

 

 

 

 


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