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Welcome to Avery ...

Avery is located in Lincoln County<1>.

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

Going back to its beginning, Avery was originally named Mound City. For more information about the names of Avery, see The Names of Avery on our Genealogy Page.

Avery is 960 feet [293 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Avery: (918) and (539)<3>

Adding Avery to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

Communities Also Named Avery ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 25 communities that are also named Avery - they are located in Alabama (3), Arkansas, California, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan (2), Missouri (3), Nebraska, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2) and Texas.

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

Communities near Avery ...

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

  • Cushing [Payne County]
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    • Cushing [Payne County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Avery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,582 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cushing have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cushing
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cushing<6>
  • Chandler [Lincoln County]
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    • Chandler [Lincoln County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Avery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,080 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chandler
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chandler<6>
  • Drumright [Creek County]
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    • Drumright [Creek County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Avery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,814 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Drumright have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Drumright
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Drumright<6>
  • Perkins [Payne County]
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    • Perkins [Payne County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Avery
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,801 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Perkins
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Perkins<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Stroud [Adair County]
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      • Stroud [Adair County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Avery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,704 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stroud have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stroud
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stroud<6>
    • Yale [Payne County]
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      • Yale [Payne County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Avery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,215 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Yale<6>
    • Oilton [Creek County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oilton
      • Oilton [Creek County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Avery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,011 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oilton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oilton<6>
    • Davenport [Lincoln County]
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      • Davenport [Lincoln County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Avery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 809 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Davenport have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Davenport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Davenport<6>
    • Carney [Lincoln County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carney
      • Carney [Lincoln County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Avery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 622 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carney have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carney
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carney<6>
    • Tryon [Lincoln County]
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      • Tryon [Lincoln County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Avery
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 496 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tryon have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tryon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tryon<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 Avery. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Avery.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avery ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Oklahoma

About Lincoln County

About Oklahoma

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Avery. 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 Lincoln, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Avery - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (539) is an overlay for area code (918).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Avery) 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 Avery. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AveryOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.8830, Longitude: -96.7506    
<5>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.
<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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