Located in the southwest corner of Cass County, Avinger claims 215 sunny days a year and an average temperature of 64.4ºF. A beautiful country setting of pine trees, wildflowers and rich history, awaits you.
Established in 1876, Avinger, whose city population is 444, may be small in size but definitely big at heart. Smiling faces and warm embraces welcome you as you stroll the quaint streets of Avinger.
Two highways (49 & 155) intersect the city and township of Avinger. Cities within 15 miles of Avinger include: Daingerfield, Hughes Springs, Jefferson, Linden (the county seat), Lone Star and Ore City. You will find larger cities within 30 miles which include: Longview, Gilmer, Mt. Pleasant, Atlanta and Marshall. Tyler is 55 miles southwest, Shreveport is 56 miles southeast and Texarkana is 55 miles northeast. If you're heading toward the big city of Dallas, 130 miles west will get you there.
Come breathe the country air and take in the beauty of Avinger in the heart of East Texas.
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