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Welcome to Avalon Park ...

Avalon Park is located in the Missouri Ozarks.

Avalon Park is located in Greene County<1>.

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

Avalon Park is 1,200 feet [366 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Avalon Park is within the (417) area code.

Communities Also Named Avalon Park ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Avalon Park - they are located in Alabama, Illinois, Maryland and Ontario.

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

Communities near Avalon Park ...

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

  • Springfield (8 miles [12.9 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springfield
    • Springfield lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Avalon Park and is located in Greene County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 168,090 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Springfield<5>
  • Nixa (19 miles [30.6 km] to the south)
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    • Nixa lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Avalon Park and is located in Christian County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 23,330 people
    • Former name for Nixa:
    • Faught
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nixa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nixa<5>
  • Republic (19 miles [30.6 km] to the southwest)
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    • Republic lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Avalon Park and is located in Christian County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,481 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Republic have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Republic
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Republic<5>
  • Marshfield (19 miles [30.6 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marshfield
    • Marshfield lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Avalon Park and is located in Webster County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,678 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marshfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marshfield<5>
  • Battlefield (15 miles [24.1 km] to the south)
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    • Battlefield lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Avalon Park and is located in Greene County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,665 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Battlefield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Battlefield
  • Willard (8 miles [12.9 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Willard
    • Willard lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Avalon Park and is located in Greene County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,736 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Willard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Willard
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Willard<5>
  • Rogersville (18 miles [29 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rogersville
    • Rogersville lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Avalon Park and is located in Webster County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,953 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rogersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rogersville<5>
  • Strafford (8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Strafford
    • Strafford lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Avalon Park and is located in Greene County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,502 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Strafford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Strafford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Strafford<5>
  • Fair Grove (7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fair Grove
    • Fair Grove lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Avalon Park and is located in Greene County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,540 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fair Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fair Grove
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fair Grove<5>
  • Ash Grove (17 miles [27.4 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ash Grove
    • Ash Grove lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Avalon Park and is located in Greene County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,443 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ash Grove
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ash Grove<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avalon Park ...

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

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

The official website for Greene County: www.greenecountymo.org/

The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Missouri's counties, including Greene, 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 Avalon Park - 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 from Point A (ie- Avalon Park) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avalon Park. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.3262, Longitude: -93.2627       In this case, the coordinates for Avalon Park 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.




 

 

 

 

 


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