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Welcome to Avon ...
The village of Avon is located in Fulton County.
The location of Avon has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
The pronunciation of Avon: AY-vahn<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Avon has a population of 738 people<3> (see below for details).
Avon is 630 feet [192 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Avon lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Avon is within the boundaries of the (309) area code.
The ZIP code for Avon: 61415<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Avon had a population of 799 people. This makes Avon the county's 6th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 799 people, the population of Avon decreased 12.68% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 915 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Avon had an population of 738 people. This is a decrease of 7.63% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 19.34% 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.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<6>.
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), Colorado, Connecticut, Idaho, 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 ...
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These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Avon:
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.
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This page was last modified: 15 Apr 2019