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Welcome to Avon ...

The Town of Avon is located in Rock County<1>.

The location of Avon has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Avon has a population of 612 people<3> (see below for details).

Avon is 760 feet [232 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Avon lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Avon had an population of 612 people. This is an increase of 0.66% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.44% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Avon had a population of 608 people. This makes Avon the county's 28th most populous community.

The population of Avon represents 0.01% of the total population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 1316th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 608 people, the population of Avon increased 3.75% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 586 people).

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

Communities Also Named Avon ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Avon - they are located in Connecticut and New York.

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

Communities near Avon ...

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

  • Janesville [Rock County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Janesville
    • Janesville [Rock County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Avon
    • Estimated population in 2019: 64,575 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Janesville
  • Beloit [Rock County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beloit
    • Beloit [Rock County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Avon
    • Estimated population in 2019: 36,926 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beloit
  • Machesney Park [Winnebago County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Machesney Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Machesney Park
    • Machesney Park [Winnebago County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Avon
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,677 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Machesney Park<6>
  • Monroe [Green County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monroe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monroe
    • Monroe [Green County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Avon
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,565 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monroe
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Roscoe [Winnebago County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roscoe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roscoe
      • Roscoe [Winnebago County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Avon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,510 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roscoe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roscoe<6>
    • Beloit [Rock County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beloit have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beloit
      • Beloit [Rock County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Avon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,730 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beloit
    • South Beloit [Winnebago County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Beloit have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Beloit
      • South Beloit [Winnebago County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Avon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,624 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Beloit
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Beloit<6>
    • Rockton [Winnebago County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockton
      • Rockton [Winnebago County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Avon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,441 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockton<6>
    • Evansville [Rock County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Evansville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Evansville
      • Evansville [Rock County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Avon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,440 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Evansville
    • Janesville [Rock County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Janesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Janesville
      • Janesville [Rock County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Avon
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,612 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Janesville

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. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Avon.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Avon. 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.

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

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Avon, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Avon.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Wisconsin

About Rock County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Avon. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Rock County: www.co.rock.wi.us/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Wisconsin's counties, including Rock, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Avon.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Avon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Avon) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Avon. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.5406, Longitude: -89.3115       In this case, the coordinates for Avon have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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