Avon is a medium-sized town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 21,474 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Avon is the 47th largest community in Indiana. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Avon, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Avon, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Avon’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Avon does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $93,352.00.
Avon real estate is some of the most expensive in Indiana, although Avon house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Avon is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Avon is a town of sales and office workers, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Avon who work in office and administrative support (12.55%), management occupations (12.31%), and business and financial occupations (11.55%).
Also of interest is that Avon has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 11.19% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Avon is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Avon’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Avon is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 44.71% of adults in Avon have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Avon in 2018 was $40,854, which is wealthy relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $163,416 for a family of four.
Avon is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Avon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Avon residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Avon include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Avon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.