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Welcome to Avis ...
The location of Avis has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Avis is 1,400 feet [427 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Avis lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone 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.
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.
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.
Adding Avis to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Avis in the GNIS. For more information, see the Referenced GNIS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Avis was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Avis on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Virginia (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Avis on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
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/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022