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Welcome to Avenue City ...

So far, we have found very little information about Avenue City. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Avenue City to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Avenue City, please Contact Us.


Avenue City would have been located within present day Andrew County<2>.

The location of Avenue City has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>

While the community is gone, the present day location for Avenue City is 890 feet [271 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: The area where Avenue City was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

If Avenue City still existed, it would have been in the (816) area code.

Communities near Avenue City ...

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

  • Saint Joseph (8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest)
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    • Saint Joseph lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Avenue City and is located in Buchanan County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 74,074 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Joseph
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Joseph<6>
  • Savannah (6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest)
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    • Savannah lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Avenue City and is located in Andrew County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,168 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Savannah have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Savannah
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Savannah<6>
  • Country Club (4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest)
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    • Country Club lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Avenue City and is located in Andrew County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,530 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Country Club have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Country Club
  • Gower (19 miles [30.6 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gower
    • Gower lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Avenue City and is located in Clinton County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,453 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gower
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gower<6>
  • Wathena (12 miles [19.3 km] to the southwest)
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    • Wathena lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Avenue City and is located in Doniphan County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,272 people
    • Former name for Wathena:
    • Bryan
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wathena
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wathena<6>
  • Elwood (10 miles [16.1 km] to the southwest)
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    • Elwood lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Avenue City and is located in Doniphan County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,176 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elwood have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elwood
  • King City (17 miles [27.4 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for King City
    • King City lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Avenue City and is located in Gentry County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 980 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for King City have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on King City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for King City<6>
  • Troy (18 miles [29 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Troy
    • Troy lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Avenue City and is located in Doniphan County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 946 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Troy have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troy
  • Stewartsville (15 miles [24.1 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stewartsville
    • Stewartsville lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Avenue City and is located in DeKalb County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 729 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stewartsville have been provided by the GNIS.<3> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stewartsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stewartsville<6>
  • Agency (15 miles [24.1 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Agency
    • Agency lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the south of Avenue City and is located in Buchanan County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 651 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Agency
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Agency<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 Avenue City. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Avenue City.

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

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

Adding Avenue City to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Avenue City in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Avenue City was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Avenue City on our Genealogy Page.

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Mentions & References for Avenue City

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

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Avenue City, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.
<2>If you're interested in how the shape of Missouri's counties, including Andrew, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<3>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.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Avenue City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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- Avenue City) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Avenue City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Avenue CityOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avenue City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.8633, Longitude: -94.7572       In this case, the coordinates for Avenue City 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.




 

 

 

 

 


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