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(Davidson County)

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Welcome to Avondale ...

Avondale is located in Davidson County<1>.

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

Avondale is 420 feet [128 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Avondale, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Avondale lies within the (615) area code.

Communities Also Named Avondale ...

While we believe that this Avondale is located in Davidson County, we know of another 4 Tennessee communities named Avondale. Those communities are located in the following counties: Gibson, Grainger, Hamilton and Sumner County.

Beyond Tennessee, 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, Rhode Island, South Carolina (4), 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.

  • Franklin [Williamson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Franklin
    • Franklin [Williamson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Avondale
    • Estimated population in 2018: 80,914 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklin<5>
  • Hendersonville [Sumner County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hendersonville
    • Hendersonville [Sumner County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Avondale
    • Estimated population in 2018: 57,576 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hendersonville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hendersonville<5>
  • Brentwood [Williamson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brentwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brentwood
    • Brentwood [Williamson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Avondale
    • Estimated population in 2018: 42,502 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brentwood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brentwood<5>
  • La Vergne [Rutherford County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Vergne
    • La Vergne [Rutherford County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Avondale
    • Estimated population in 2018: 35,819 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Vergne
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for La Vergne<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mount Juliet [Wilson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Juliet have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Juliet
      • Mount Juliet [Wilson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Avondale
      • Estimated population in 2018: 35,725 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Juliet
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Juliet<5>
    • Morrow [Rutherford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morrow have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morrow
      • Morrow [Rutherford County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Avondale
      • Estimated population in 2014: 29,304 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morrow
    • Goodlettsville [Davidson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goodlettsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Goodlettsville
      • Goodlettsville [Davidson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Avondale
      • Estimated population in 2018: 16,859 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goodlettsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goodlettsville<5>
    • White House [Robertson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White House have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White House
      • White House [Robertson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Avondale
      • Estimated population in 2018: 12,506 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on White House
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for White House<5>
    • Marvel [Davidson County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marvel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marvel
      • Marvel [Davidson County] was located 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Avondale
      • Estimated population in 2014: 11,322 people
    • Nolensville [Williamson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nolensville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nolensville
      • Nolensville [Williamson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Avondale
      • Estimated population in 2018: 9,012 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nolensville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nolensville<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 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 ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Tennessee

About Davidson County

About Tennessee

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 Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Tennessee's counties, including Davidson, 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 '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- 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: 36.2039, Longitude: -86.7772       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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