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Welcome to Avalon ...
So far, we have found very little information about Avalon. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Avalon to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Avalon, please Contact Us.
The location of Avalon has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Avalon is 4,060 feet [1,237 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Avalon is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Avalon was located is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
If Avalon still existed, it would have been in the (775) area code.
Communities Also Named Avalon ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 25 communities that are also named Avalon - they are located in California, Delaware, Georgia (6), Indiana, Louisiana (2), Maryland (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, New Mexico, Ohio (2), Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia (2) and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Avalon.
Communities near Avalon ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Avalon.
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. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Avalon.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Avalon. 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.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Avalon. See our Newspapers Page for Avalon.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for State of Nevada: nv.gov/
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This page was last modified: 08 Jun 2021