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Welcome to Avondale ...

Avondale is located in Washington County<1>.

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

Avondale is near sea level<3>.

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

Avondale is located in the (401) area code.

Websites for Avondale ...

Junior League:   www.jlri.org/

Communities Also Named Avondale ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 61 communities that are also named Avondale - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Colorado, Florida (3), Georgia (6), Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Louisiana (2), Maryland (2), Michigan (2), Mississippi (2), Missouri, Montana, New Brunswick, New Jersey, Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina, Nova Scotia (2), Ohio (8), Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), Prince Edward Island, South Carolina (4), Tennessee (5), Texas (2), Utah, Virginia, Washington and West Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Avondale ...

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

  • Norwich [New London County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norwich
    • Norwich [New London County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Avondale
    • Estimated population in 2018: 39,136 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwich
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norwich<5>
  • Norwich [New London County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norwich have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norwich
    • Norwich [New London County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Avondale
    • Estimated population in 2018: 39,136 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwich
  • Groton [New London County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Groton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Groton
    • Groton [New London County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Avondale
    • Estimated population in 2018: 38,692 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Groton
  • South Kingstown [Washington County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Kingstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Kingstown
    • South Kingstown [Washington County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Avondale
    • Estimated population in 2018: 30,650 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Kingstown
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    • New London [New London County]
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      • New London [New London County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Avondale
      • Estimated population in 2018: 26,939 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New London
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New London<5>
    • New London [New London County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New London have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New London
      • New London [New London County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Avondale
      • Estimated population in 2018: 26,939 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New London
    • Waterford [New London County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waterford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waterford
      • Waterford [New London County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Avondale
      • Estimated population in 2018: 18,887 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waterford
    • Montville [New London County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montville
      • Montville [New London County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Avondale
      • Estimated population in 2018: 18,716 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montville
    • Stonington [New London County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stonington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stonington
      • Stonington [New London County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Avondale
      • Estimated population in 2018: 18,449 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stonington
    • Ledyard [New London County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ledyard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ledyard
      • Ledyard [New London County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Avondale
      • Estimated population in 2018: 14,736 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ledyard

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avondale ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Washington County

About Rhode Island

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Rhode Island: https://www.ri.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of the state's counties, including Washington, 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 Avondale - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Avondale) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avondale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3345, Longitude: -71.8353       In this case, the coordinates for Avondale 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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