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Welcome to Avondale ...

Avondale is located in Gibson County<1>.

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

Avondale is 410 feet [125 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Avondale lies within the (731) area code.

Communities Also Named Avondale ...

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

  • Jackson [Madison County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jackson
    • Jackson [Madison County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Avondale
    • Estimated population in 2018: 66,903 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jackson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jackson<5>
  • Lavinia [Carroll County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lavinia
    • Lavinia [Carroll County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Avondale
    • Estimated population in 2014: 34,274 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lavinia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lavinia<5>
  • Ledbetter [Gibson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ledbetter have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ledbetter
    • Ledbetter [Gibson County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Avondale
    • Estimated population in 2014: 29,427 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ledbetter
  • Elizabeth [Crockett County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elizabeth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elizabeth
    • Elizabeth [Crockett County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Avondale
    • Estimated population in 2014: 14,271 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elizabeth
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lawrence [Madison County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lawrence have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lawrence
      • Lawrence [Madison County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Avondale
      • Estimated population in 2014: 10,498 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lawrence
    • Milan [Gibson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milan
      • Milan [Gibson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Avondale
      • Estimated population in 2018: 7,640 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milan
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milan<5>
    • Medina [Gibson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Medina have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Medina
      • Medina [Gibson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Avondale
      • Estimated population in 2018: 4,246 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Medina
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Medina<5>
    • Trenton [Gibson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trenton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trenton
      • Trenton [Gibson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Avondale
      • Estimated population in 2018: 4,051 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trenton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trenton<5>
    • Union Central [Gibson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Union Central have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Union Central
      • Union Central [Gibson County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Avondale
      • Estimated population in 2014: 3,574 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union Central
    • Bells [Crockett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bells
      • Bells [Crockett County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Avondale
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,458 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bells
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bells<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 ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Tennessee

About Gibson 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 Gibson, 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn 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: 35.8412, Longitude: -88.8970       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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