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Welcome to Avis ...

Avis is located in Putnam County<1>.

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

Avis is 720 feet [219 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Avis: (419) & (567)<4>

Adding Avis to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

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

In addition, we also found mention of Avis elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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, New Mexico, Pennsylvania, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Avis ...

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

  • Lima [Allen County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lima
    • Lima [Allen County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Avis
    • Estimated population in 2019: 36,659 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lima
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lima<6>
  • Delphos [Allen County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Delphos
    • Delphos [Allen County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Avis
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,937 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Delphos
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Delphos<6>
  • Ottawa [Putnam County]
  • Bluffton [Allen County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bluffton
    • Bluffton [Allen County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Avis
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,082 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bluffton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bluffton<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Columbus Grove [Putnam County]
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      • Columbus Grove [Putnam County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Avis
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,079 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbus Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbus Grove
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbus Grove<6>
    • Leipsic [Putnam County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leipsic
      • Leipsic [Putnam County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Avis
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,022 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leipsic
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leipsic<6>
    • Elida [Allen County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elida
      • Elida [Allen County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Avis
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,803 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elida have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elida
    • Deshler [Henry County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Deshler
      • Deshler [Henry County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Avis
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,721 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Deshler
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Deshler<6>
    • Pandora [Putnam County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pandora
      • Pandora [Putnam County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Avis
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,107 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pandora have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pandora
    • Continental [Putnam County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Continental
      • Continental [Putnam County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Avis
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,101 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Continental have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Continental
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Continental<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 Avis. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Avis.

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

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

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 ...

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About Putnam County

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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 State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Ohio's counties, including Putnam, 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 Avis - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (567) is an overlay for area code (419).
<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 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: 41.0209, Longitude: -84.1691       In this case, the coordinates for Avis 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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