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Welcome to Avis ...

Avis is located in Otero County.

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

Avis is 6,800 feet [2,073 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Avis is about 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Avis lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Avis is within the (575) area code.

Communities near Avis ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Avis and not the distance as if you drove.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Cloudcroft   [Map]   688   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Dunken - Historic   [Map]   ---   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
High Rolls   [Map]   ---   NW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Hortonville   [Map]   ---   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
Mayhill   [Map]   ---   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Pinon   [Map]   ---   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Avis.

Communities Also Named Avis ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Avis - they are located in Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Avis. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Avis.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Avis:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avis ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in New Mexico

About Otero County

About New Mexico

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Otero County: www.co.otero.nm.us/

The official website for State of New Mexico: www.newmexico.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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Avis - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Avis) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avis. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.7004, Longitude: -105.4547     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Avis have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Avis.

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