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Avon Park, Florida
Welcome to Avon Park ...
The city of Avon Park is located in Highlands County (at the time of its founding, Avon Park was located in DeSoto County).
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Avon Park has a population of 10,408 people<1> (see below for details).
Avon Park is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Avon Park lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Avon Park lies within the (863) area code.
The ZIP codes for Avon Park: 33825-33826<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Avon Park had a population of 8,836 people (which is 8.94% of the total population of Highlands County). This makes Avon Park the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Avon Park represents 0.05% of the total population of Florida (which has 18,801,310 people), making it the state's 168th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 8,836 people, the population of Avon Park increased 3.44% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 8,542 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Avon Park had an population of 10,408 people. This is an increase of 17.79% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 21.85% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Avon Park.
Communities near Avon Park ...
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>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Avon Park.
Communities Also Named Avon Park ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Florida communities named Avon Park: This one is located in Highlands County and the other is located in Broward County.
Beyond Florida, there are 6 communities that are also named Avon Park - they are located in Alabama, Georgia, New Jersey, Ohio and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Avon Park.
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Websites for Avon Park ...
Official Website: www.avonpark.cc/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avon Park ...
Looking for more information about Avon Park? 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 Park, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Avon Park.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Avon Park: www.avonpark.cc/
The official website for Highlands County: www.hcbcc.net/
The official website for State of Florida: www.myflorida.com/
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This page was last modified: 24 Mar 2019