Avon is a somewhat small town located in the state of Indiana. With a population of 18,706 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Avon is the 67th 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 $94,213.00.
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, Avon isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Avon are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Avon is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Avon who work in sales jobs (15.14%), management occupations (13.16%), and office and administrative support (12.13%).
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.
A relatively large number of people in Avon telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 8.33% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. 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.
Because of many things, Avon is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Avon really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Avon perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Avon is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The education level of Avon ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Avon, 43.75% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in Avon in 2018 was $39,924, which is wealthy relative to Indiana and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $159,696 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, French, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Avon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Langs. of India.