RoadsideThoughts
A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Community
Index
State
Index
Province
Index
County
Index
State
Quarters
 
Sitemap
     
 

Avondet, Utah

Community
Profile
Nearby Census Genealogy
Helper
Cemeteries Tidbits &
Trivia
Local
Newspapers
TripAdvisor
Links
Interactive
Map
Wish
List
Other UT
Communities

The location of Avondet

Click for Interactive Map

Click for Interactive Map
(GPS coordinates provided by the GNIS)
 
Click here for an interactive map for Avondet
and the surrounding area.
About Avondet
Avondet is located in Weber County (Utah).

Our Pages for Avondet ...

-profile   General information about Avondet
-nearby   What's in the neighborhood around Avondet
-bycounty   Nearest communities to Avondet (By-County)
-census   Census information for Avondet
-tidbits   Tidbits and trivia about Avondet
-genealogy   Our Genealogy Helper for Avondet
-cemeteries   Cemeteries in the area of Avondet
-localpapers   Newspapers published in the immediate area of Avondet
-newspapers   Newspapers published in a broader area around Avondet
-summary   Summarized information
-map   Interactive map centered on Avondet
-tripmap   TripAdvisor Tourism pages
-misc   Miscellaneous information
-wishlist   Things we would like to know about Avondet
-glossary   This page...

Glossary and Definitions ...

Area Code Overlay
An Overlay refers to the situation in which two (or more) area codes (eg- 385, 801) serve the same geographic area. In the case of Avondet, area code (385) is the Overlay for area code (801).

The Overlay is necessary when the geographic area requires (or planners expect to need) more phone numbers than can be provided by a single area code.

When an Overlay is present, 10-digit dialing becomes necessary for all calls, even if local. There are different types of Overlays, with each type having its own characteristics and dialing requirements.

If you would like to learn more about Overlays, we suggest the Wikipedia entry for Overlays.
GNIS Codes
The function of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN) is to establish uniform names for geographic features (eg- communities, mountains, lakes, rivers, streams, etc). The BGN was created to address the problems caused by spelling and naming variations. BGN–accepted names are kept in a database called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS), which is operated and maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).

A unique and permanent identifier has been assigned for each feature in the GNIS database. These names and identifiers are definitive.

Avondet has been given the GNIS Feature ID of '1453166'. Click here to see the GNIS Record for Avondet.