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Welcome to Avant ...

The town of Avant is located in Osage County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Avant has a population of 312 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Avant.

Avant is 670 feet [204 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Area codes for Avant: (918) and (539)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Avant had an population of 312 people. This is a decrease of 2.5% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 16.13% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Avant had a population of 320 people. This makes Avant the county's 12th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 320 people, the population of Avant decreased 13.98% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 372 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Avant.

Adding Avant to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Avant 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 Avant was on a map titled Map of Oklahoma (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

Communities Also Named Avant ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Avant - they are located in Alabama and Arkansas.

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

Communities near Avant ...

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

  • Owasso [Rogers County]
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    • Owasso [Rogers County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southeast of Avant
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 37,241 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Owasso
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Owasso<7>
  • Bartlesville [Washington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bartlesville
    • Bartlesville [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of Avant
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,605 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bartlesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bartlesville<7>
  • Skiatook [Osage County]
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    • Skiatook [Osage County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the south of Avant
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,110 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Skiatook<7>
  • Collinsville [Rogers County]
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    • Collinsville [Rogers County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Avant
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,540 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Collinsville<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pawhuska [Osage County]
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      • Pawhuska [Osage County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northwest of Avant
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,371 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pawhuska<7>
    • Hominy [Osage County]
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      • Hominy [Osage County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the west of Avant
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,352 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hominy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hominy<7>
    • Sperry [Tulsa County]
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      • Sperry [Tulsa County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the south of Avant
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,355 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sperry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sperry<7>
    • Oologah [Rogers County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oologah
      • Oologah [Rogers County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the east of Avant
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,179 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oologah<7>
    • Barnsdall [Osage County]
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      • Barnsdall [Osage County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the northwest of Avant
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,133 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barnsdall have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barnsdall
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Barnsdall<7>
    • Ramona [Washington County]
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      • Ramona [Washington County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Avant
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 555 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ramona have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ramona
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ramona<7>

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Avant. Our list includes 5 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Avant.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avant ...

Looking for more information about Avant? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Avant, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Avant.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Oklahoma

About Osage County

About Oklahoma

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Oklahoma: https://www.ok.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Oklahoma's counties, including Osage, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Avant.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Avant - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (539) is an overlay for area code (918).
<6>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 from Point A (ie- Avant) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Avant. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AvantOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avant. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.4886, Longitude: -96.0599       In this case, the coordinates for Avant have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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