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Welcome to Avoca ...

Avoca is located in Pottawatomie County<1>.

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

Avoca is 1,040 feet [317 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Avoca: (405)

Communities Also Named Avoca ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 25 communities that are also named Avoca - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (4), Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, Quebec, Tennessee, Texas, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Avoca ...

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

  • Tecumseh [Pottawatomie County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tecumseh have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tecumseh
    • Tecumseh [Pottawatomie County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Avoca
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,636 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tecumseh
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tecumseh<5>
  • Pink [Pottawatomie County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pink have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pink
    • Pink [Pottawatomie County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Avoca
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,181 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pink
  • Stratford [Garvin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stratford
    • Stratford [Garvin County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Avoca
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,525 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stratford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stratford<5>
  • Byng [Pontotoc County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Byng have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Byng
    • Byng [Pontotoc County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Avoca
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,198 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Byng
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Konawa [Seminole County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Konawa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Konawa
      • Konawa [Seminole County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Avoca
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,197 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Konawa
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Konawa<5>
    • Maud [Pottawatomie County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Maud have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maud
      • Maud [Pottawatomie County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Avoca
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,061 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maud
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Maud<5>
    • Earlsboro [Pottawatomie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Earlsboro
      • Earlsboro [Pottawatomie County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Avoca
      • Estimated population in 2019: 621 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Earlsboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Earlsboro<5>
    • Tribbey [Pottawatomie County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tribbey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tribbey
      • Tribbey [Pottawatomie County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Avoca
      • Estimated population in 2019: 414 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tribbey
    • Bowlegs [Seminole County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bowlegs have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bowlegs
      • Bowlegs [Seminole County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Avoca
      • Estimated population in 2019: 388 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowlegs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bowlegs<5>
    • Wanette [Pottawatomie County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wanette have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wanette
      • Wanette [Pottawatomie County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Avoca
      • Estimated population in 2019: 359 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wanette
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wanette<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avoca ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community within Oklahoma

About Pottawatomie County

About Oklahoma

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Avoca. 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 Pottawatomie, 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 Avoca - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Avoca) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avoca. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0140, Longitude: -96.9306       In this case, the coordinates for Avoca have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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