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Welcome to Avon ...
The city of Avon is located in Stearns 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 1,550 people<3> (see below for details).
Avon is 1,130 feet [344 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Avon lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Avon: (320)
The ZIP code for Avon: 56310<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Avon had a population of 1,396 people. This makes Avon the county's 13th most populous community.
The population of Avon represents 0.03% of the population of Minnesota (which has 5,303,925 people), making it the state's 304th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,396 people, the population of Avon increased 12.4% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,242 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Avon had an population of 1,550 people. This is an increase of 11.03% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 24.8% 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 and not the distance if you are going to drive.<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, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, 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.cityofavonmn.com/
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.cityofavonmn.com/
The official website for Stearns County: www.co.stearns.mn.us/
The official website for State of Minnesota: https://mn.gov/
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This page was last modified: 22 Apr 2019