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Welcome to Avoca ...

The village of Avoca is located in Iowa County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Avoca has a population of 623 people<3> (see below for details).

Avoca is 690 feet [210 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Avoca lies within the (608) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Avoca had an population of 623 people. This is a decrease of 2.2% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.47% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Avoca had a population of 637 people. This makes Avoca the county's 13th most populous community.

The population of Avoca represents 0.01% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 1290th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 637 people, the population of Avoca increased 4.77% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 608 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Avoca.

Communities Also Named Avoca ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 25 communities that are also named Avoca - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (4), Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Quebec, Tennessee, Texas and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Avoca ...

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

  • Richland Center [Richland County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Richland Center have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richland Center
    • Richland Center [Richland County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Avoca
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,951 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richland Center
  • Dodgeville [Iowa County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dodgeville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dodgeville
    • Dodgeville [Iowa County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Avoca
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,695 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dodgeville
  • Boscobel [Grant County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boscobel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boscobel
    • Boscobel [Grant County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the west of Avoca
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,128 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boscobel
  • Spring Green [Sauk County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Green have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring Green
    • Spring Green [Sauk County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Avoca
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,830 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Green
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Buena Vista [Richland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buena Vista have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buena Vista
      • Buena Vista [Richland County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the northeast of Avoca
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,820 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buena Vista
    • Spring Green [Sauk County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Green have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring Green
      • Spring Green [Sauk County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the east of Avoca
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,641 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Green
    • Dodgeville [Iowa County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dodgeville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dodgeville
      • Dodgeville [Iowa County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Avoca
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,604 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dodgeville
    • Richland [Richland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Richland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richland
      • Richland [Richland County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Avoca
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,245 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richland
    • Muscoda [Grant County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Muscoda have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Muscoda
      • Muscoda [Grant County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the west of Avoca
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,243 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Muscoda
    • Washington [Sauk County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Washington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Washington
      • Washington [Sauk County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Avoca
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,019 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Washington

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Wisconsin

About Iowa County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Iowa County: www.iowacounty.org/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Wisconsin's counties, including Iowa, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Avoca.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Avoca - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 from Point A (ie- Avoca) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avoca. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.1883, Longitude: -90.3254       In this case, the coordinates for Avoca have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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