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Welcome to Avis ...

Avis is located in Augusta County.

The location of Avis has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Avis is 1,400 feet [427 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Avis: (540)

Communities Also Named Avis ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Avis - they are located in Kentucky, New Mexico, Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Avis ...

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

  • Staunton [Staunton City]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Staunton have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Staunton
    • Staunton [Staunton City] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of Avis
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Staunton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Staunton
  • Waynesboro [Waynesboro City]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waynesboro have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waynesboro
    • Waynesboro [Waynesboro City] lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the east of Avis
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waynesboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waynesboro
  • Craigsville [Augusta County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Craigsville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Craigsville
    • Craigsville [Augusta County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the west of Avis
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Craigsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Craigsville
  • Greenville [Augusta County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenville
    • Greenville [Augusta County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the southwest of Avis
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenville
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Jolivue [Augusta County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jolivue have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jolivue
      • Jolivue [Augusta County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north of Avis
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jolivue
    • Arbor Hill [Augusta County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arbor Hill
      • Arbor Hill [Augusta County] lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northwest of Avis
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arbor Hill
    • Fishersville [Augusta County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fishersville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fishersville
      • Fishersville [Augusta County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast of Avis
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fishersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fishersville
    • Lyndhurst [Augusta County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lyndhurst have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lyndhurst
      • Lyndhurst [Augusta County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the east of Avis
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lyndhurst
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lyndhurst
    • Sherando [Augusta County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sherando have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sherando
      • Sherando [Augusta County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southeast of Avis
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sherando
    • Spottswood [Augusta County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spottswood
      • Spottswood [Augusta County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest of Avis
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spottswood

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avis ...

Looking for more information about Avis? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Virginia

About Augusta County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Augusta County: www.co.augusta.va.us/

The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Avis - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Avis) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avis. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.0435, Longitude: -79.0939       In this case, the coordinates for Avis have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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