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Avalon, Wisconsin

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The location of Avalon

Welcome to Avalon ...

Avalon is located in Rock County.

Avalon is 950 feet [290 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

The telephone area code for Avalon: (608)

The ZIP code for Avalon: 53505<2>

Communities near Avalon ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Avalon and not the distance if you are driving.<3>.

Community   2018<4>
Harvard (IL)   [Map]   9,130   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Rockton (IL)   [Map]   7,463   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Roscoe (IL)   [Map]   10,526   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
South Beloit (IL)   [Map]   7,664   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Beloit   [Map]   7,699   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Beloit   [Map]   37,018   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Avalon.

Communities Also Named Avalon ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 25 communities that are also named Avalon - they are located in California, Delaware, Georgia (6), Indiana, Louisiana (2), Maryland (2), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, Ohio (2), Pennsylvania, Texas and Virginia (2).

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Avalon. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Avalon. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Avalon.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Avalon:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avalon ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Avalon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Avalon). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Avalon or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Avalon) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Avalon. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Avalon

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avalon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.6327, Longitude: -88.8675     [Map].

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Avalon.

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