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Welcome to Avondale ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Avondale has a population of 87,949 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Avondale.
Avondale is 930 feet [283 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Avondale lies in the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST) and does not observe daylight saving time
The area code for Avondale: (623)
The ZIP code for Avondale: 85323<4>
Websites for Avondale ...
Official Website: www.ci.avondale.az.us/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Avondale had an population of 87,949 people. This is an increase of 15.36% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 145.1% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Avondale had a population of 76,238 people. This makes Avondale the county's 10th most populous community.
The population of Avondale represents 1.19% of the total population of Arizona (which has 6,392,017 people), making it the state's 12th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 76,238 people, the population of Avondale increased 112.46% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 35,883 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Avondale.
Communities Also Named Avondale ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 61 communities that are also named Avondale - they are located in Alabama, Colorado, Florida (3), Georgia (6), Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Louisiana (2), Maryland (2), Michigan (2), Mississippi (2), Missouri, Montana, New Brunswick, New Jersey, Newfoundland and Labrador, North Carolina, Nova Scotia (2), Ohio (8), Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), Prince Edward Island, Rhode Island, South Carolina (4), Tennessee (5), Texas (2), Utah, Virginia, Washington and West Virginia (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Avondale.
Communities near Avondale ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Avondale.
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 Avondale. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Avondale.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Avondale. 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 Avondale.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Avondale. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Avondale.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avondale ...
Looking for more information about Avondale? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Avondale, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Avondale.
Adding Avondale to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Avondale in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Avondale was on a map titled Road Map for Arizona (from Shell Oil, 1956).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Avondale on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Avondale: www.ci.avondale.az.us/
The official website for Maricopa County: www.maricopa.gov/
The official website for State of Arizona: https://az.gov/
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022