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Welcome to Avondale ...

The city of Avondale is located in Maricopa County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Avondale has a population of 84,025 people<1> (see below for details).

Avondale is 930 feet [283 m] above sea level.<2>.

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<3>

Population Details ...

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).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Avondale had an population of 84,025 people. This is an increase of 10.21% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 134.16% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Avondale ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Buckeye   [Map]   68,453   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
El Mirage   [Map]   35,216   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Glendale   [Map]   246,709   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Liberty Village   [Map]   ---   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Litchfield Park   [Map]   6,009   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Peoria   [Map]   168,181   NE   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

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 Avondale. 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 Avondale. 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 Avondale. Our list includes 4 papers.

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

Websites for Avondale ...

Official Website: www.ci.avondale.az.us/

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.

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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/

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Avondale.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Avondale - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 city (such as Avondale). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Avondale or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>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 from Point A (ie- Avondale) 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 Avondale. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Avondale

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avondale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4354, Longitude: -112.3497     [Map].

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