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Welcome to Avon Lake ...

The city of Avon Lake is located in Lorain County.

The location of Avon Lake has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

The pronunciation of Avon Lake: AY-vahn<2>

A typical abbreviation for Avon Lake: Avon Lk.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Avon Lake has a population of 24,391 people<3> (see below for details).

Avon Lake is 600 feet [183 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Avon Lake lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Avon Lake: (440)

Websites for Avon Lake ...

Official Website:   www.avonlake.org/

Chamber of Commerce:   www.loraincountychamber.com/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Avon Lake had an population of 24,391 people. This is an increase of 8.02% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 34.42% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Avon Lake had a population of 22,581 people (which is 7.49% of the total population of Lorain County). This makes Avon Lake the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Avon Lake represents 0.2% of the population of Ohio (which has 11,536,504 people), making it the state's 67th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 22,581 people, the population of Avon Lake increased 24.45% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 18,145 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Avon Lake.

Communities Also Named Avon Lake ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Avon Lake - it's located in Iowa.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Avon Lake.

Communities near Avon Lake ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Avon Lake.

  • Cleveland [Cuyahoga County]
  • Parma [Cuyahoga County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Parma have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Parma
    • Parma [Cuyahoga County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the southeast of Avon Lake
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Parma
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Parma
  • Lorain [Lorain County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lorain have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lorain
    • Lorain [Lorain County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest of Avon Lake
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lorain
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lorain
  • Elyria [Lorain County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elyria have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elyria
    • Elyria [Lorain County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the southwest of Avon Lake
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elyria
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elyria
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lakewood [Cuyahoga County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakewood have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lakewood
      • Lakewood [Cuyahoga County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the east of Avon Lake
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakewood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lakewood
    • Strongsville [Cuyahoga County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Strongsville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Strongsville
      • Strongsville [Cuyahoga County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the southeast of Avon Lake
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Strongsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Strongsville
    • North Ridgeville [Lorain County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Ridgeville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Ridgeville
      • North Ridgeville [Lorain County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the south of Avon Lake
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Ridgeville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North Ridgeville
    • Westlake [Cuyahoga County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westlake have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westlake
      • Westlake [Cuyahoga County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast of Avon Lake
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westlake
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Westlake
    • North Olmsted [Cuyahoga County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Olmsted have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Olmsted
      • North Olmsted [Cuyahoga County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the southeast of Avon Lake
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Olmsted
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North Olmsted
    • North Royalton [Cuyahoga County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Royalton have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Royalton
      • North Royalton [Cuyahoga County] lies 18 miles [29 km] to the southeast of Avon Lake
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Royalton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North Royalton

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Avon Lake. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Avon Lake.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Avon Lake. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Avon Lake.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Avon Lake. See our Newspapers Page for Avon Lake.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Avon Lake ...

Looking for more information about Avon Lake? 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 Lake, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Avon Lake.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Avon Lake: www.avonlake.org/

The official website for Lorain County: www.loraincounty.us

The official website for State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Avon Lake. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Avon Lake.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Avon Lake - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Avon Lake) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Avon Lake. 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 Avon Lake

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avon Lake. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.5039, Longitude: -82.0157       In this case, the coordinates for Avon Lake have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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