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Welcome to Avon ...
The town of Avon is located in Eagle County.
The location of Avon has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Avon has a population of 6,541 people<2> (see below for details).
Avon was incorporated February 24, 1978.
The community of Avon is 8,080 feet [2,463 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Avon is about 1½ mile [or ~2½ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Avon lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Avon: (970)
The ZIP code for Avon: 81620<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Avon had a population of 6,447 people (which is 12.35% of the total population of Eagle County). This makes Avon the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Avon represents 0.13% of the total population of Colorado (which has 5,029,196 people), making it the state's 61st most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 6,447 people, the population of Avon increased 15.93% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 5,561 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Avon had an population of 6,541 people. This is an increase of 1.46% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 17.62% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Avon.
Communities near Avon ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Avon and not the distance if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Avon.
Communities Also Named Avon ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 40 communities that are also named Avon - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California (2), Connecticut, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri (3), Montana, New Brunswick, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario (3), Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Utah (2), Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Avon.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Avon:
Websites for Avon ...
Official Website: www.avon.org/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avon ...
Looking for more information about Avon? 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 Avon, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Avon.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Avon: www.avon.org/
The official website for Eagle County: www.eagle-county.com/
The official website for State of Colorado: https://www.colorado.gov/
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This page was last modified: 21 Jan 2019