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Avery, Pennsylvania
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Welcome to Avery ...

Avery is located in Wyoming County<1>.

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

Avery is 1,050 feet [320 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Avery is located in the (570) area code.

Communities Also Named Avery ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Pennsylvania communities named Avery: This one is located in Wyoming County and the other is located in Susquehanna County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, 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, Oklahoma, Oregon 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.

  • Dickson City [Lackawanna County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dickson City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dickson City
    • Dickson City [Lackawanna County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Avery
    • Estimated population in 2018: 5,804 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dickson City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dickson City<5>
  • Clarks Summit [Lackawanna County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarks Summit have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarks Summit
    • Clarks Summit [Lackawanna County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Avery
    • Estimated population in 2018: 4,853 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarks Summit
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarks Summit<5>
  • Harveys Lake [Luzerne County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harveys Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harveys Lake
    • Harveys Lake [Luzerne County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Avery
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,769 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harveys Lake
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harveys Lake<5>
  • Tunkhannock [Wyoming County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tunkhannock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tunkhannock
    • Tunkhannock [Wyoming County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Avery
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,714 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tunkhannock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tunkhannock<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Montrose [Susquehanna County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montrose have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montrose
      • Montrose [Susquehanna County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Avery
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,487 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montrose
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Montrose<5>
    • Clarks Green [Lackawanna County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarks Green have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clarks Green
      • Clarks Green [Lackawanna County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Avery
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,402 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarks Green
    • Dalton [Lackawanna County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dalton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dalton
      • Dalton [Lackawanna County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Avery
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,196 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dalton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dalton<5>
    • Factoryville [Wyoming County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Factoryville
      • Factoryville [Wyoming County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Avery
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,173 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Factoryville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Factoryville<5>
    • New Milford [Susquehanna County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Milford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Milford
      • New Milford [Susquehanna County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Avery
      • Estimated population in 2018: 851 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Milford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Milford<5>
    • Nicholson [Wyoming County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nicholson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nicholson
      • Nicholson [Wyoming County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Avery
      • Estimated population in 2018: 716 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nicholson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nicholson<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 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 ...

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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 Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Wyoming, 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 Avery - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Avery) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avery. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6387, Longitude: -75.9310       In this case, the coordinates for Avery 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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