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Population in 2010: 18,098. Population change since 2000: +14.3%
 

Males: 8,710  (48.1%)
Females: 9,388  (51.9%)

Median resident age:  44.9 years
Connecticut median age:  39.2 years

Zip codes: 06001.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $113,831 (it was $90,934 in 2000)
Avon:

$113,831
CT:

$67,276
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $66,829

Avon town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $401,317 (it was $241,400 in 2000)
Avon:

$401,317
CT:

$267,800
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $506,480; Detached houses: $550,548; Townhouses or other attached units: $358,396; In 2-unit structures: $222,134; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $244,130; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $246,509
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  • White alone - 15,790 (87.2%)
  • Asian alone - 1,141 (6.3%)
  • Hispanic - 613 (3.4%)
  • Black alone - 258 (1.4%)
  • Two or more races - 262 (1.4%)
  • Other race alone - 26 (0.1%)
  • American Indian alone - 7 (0.04%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 1 (0.01%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Avon: 227.1 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (20.2%), Italian (17.0%), German (16.2%), English (15.4%), Polish (8.8%), French (6.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 05/1830

Elevation: 202 feet

Land area: 23.1 square miles.

Population density: 783 people per square mile 
 
 (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Avon:

  • High school or higher: 95.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 62.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 27.7%
  • Unemployed: 1.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Avon town:

  • Never married: 18.1%
  • Now married: 67.5%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 8.1%

1,171 residents are foreign born (3.4% Europe, 2.4% Asia).

This town:  7.4%
Connecticut:  13.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Avon town:  1.7% ($3,988)
Connecticut:  1.8% ($2,961)
Avon satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: West Hartford, CT (6.6 miles , pop. 63,589).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: North Hempstead, NY (81.5 miles , pop. 222,611).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: New York, NY (92.9 miles , pop. 8,008,278).

Nearest cities: Canton Valley, CT (1.8 miles ), Collinsville, CT (1.8 miles ), Farmington, CT (2.0 miles ), Canton, CT (2.1 miles ), Weatogue, CT (2.1 miles ), Burlington, CT (2.2 miles ), West Simsbury, CT (2.4 miles ), Simsbury, CT (2.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 144 buildings, average cost: $145,100
  • 1998: 143 buildings, average cost: $211,300
  • 1999: 120 buildings, average cost: $204,900
  • 2000: 97 buildings, average cost: $180,800
  • 2001: 89 buildings, average cost: $222,100
  • 2002: 141 buildings, average cost: $189,600
  • 2003: 119 buildings, average cost: $203,600
  • 2004: 93 buildings, average cost: $194,500
  • 2005: 85 buildings, average cost: $248,600
  • 2006: 58 buildings, average cost: $393,700
  • 2007: 24 buildings, average cost: $417,200
  • 2008: 18 buildings, average cost: $486,200
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $378,100
  • 2010: 20 buildings, average cost: $382,300
  • 2011: 27 buildings, average cost: $380,100
  • 2012: 29 buildings, average cost: $367,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 41.79 N, Longitude: 72.86 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 860

Avon household income distribution Avon home values distribution


 

Crime rates in Avon by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 0001000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.06.10.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0010003013102
per 100,000 0.00.06.20.00.00.017.50.05.717.15.60.011.0
Robberies 3125230103102
per 100,000 20.16.312.430.411.917.60.05.70.017.15.60.011.0
Assaults 4003222232301
per 100,000 26.90.00.018.211.911.711.611.417.111.416.90.05.5
Burglaries 2522263725203011728382825
per 100,000 167.9138.2161.6224.9148.8117.1174.662.839.9160.0214.3154.4137.7
Thefts 145119161153139160170178125138147149143
per 100,000 973.5747.31000.8929.9827.1937.1989.41015.6713.4788.8828.9821.8787.4
Auto thefts 6968548136121
per 100,000 40.356.537.348.629.823.446.65.717.134.35.611.05.5
Arson 0000000000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.05.60.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 68.047.965.685.153.957.474.851.542.469.460.646.457.0

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Avon detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 39 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.76
Connecticut average:

2.36

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Avon, Connecticut accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.3%
Connecticut:

8.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Finance and insurance (17%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (14%)
  • Health care (8%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Metal and metal products (4%)
  • Transportation equipment (3%)
  • Finance and insurance (19%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Health care (16%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Social assistance (4%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Top executives (7%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (7%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (5%)
  • Computer specialists (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Engineers (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (8%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Registered nurses (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Business operations specialists (4%)

Work and jobs in Avon: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

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Tornado activity:

Avon-area historical tornado activity is above Connecticut state average. It is 24% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/3/1979, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.8 miles away from the Avon town center killed 3 people and injured 500 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 7/10/1989, a category F4 tornado 28.4 miles away from the town center injured 40 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Avon-area historical earthquake activity is near Connecticut state average. It is 91% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/2/1994 at 11:27:22, a magnitude 3.7 (3.5 LG, 3.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 48.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/16/2000 at 04:02:53, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 6.1 mi) earthquake occurred 21.6 miles away from Avon center
On 10/2/1994 at 14:36:36, a magnitude 3.3 (3.1 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 51.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1991 at 20:58:26, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 62.0 miles away from the city center
On 3/22/1996 at 20:22:12, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, 3.1 LG, Depth: 7.4 mi) earthquake occurred 84.0 miles away from Avon center
On 7/24/2007 at 01:56:48, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 MD, 2.7 LG, Depth: 9.3 mi) earthquake occurred 85.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Hartford County (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 7

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 3, Snows: 3, Snowstorms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Blizzard: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tornado: 1, Wind: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Avon topographic map

Birthplace of: Kia McNeill - Association footballer.


Hospitals/medical centers in Avon:

  • APPLE REHAB AVON (Nursing Home, 220 SCOVILLE ROAD)
  • AVON HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, 652 WEST AVON RD)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Avon:

  • C I B: EVANS DRIVE (Hospital, about 3 miles away; SIMSBURY, CT)
  • CHERRY BROOK HEALTH CARE CENTE (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; COLLINSVILLE, CT)
  • UCONN DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; FARMINGTON, CT)

Political contributions by individuals in Avon, CT

Amtrak stations near Avon:

  • 10 miles: HARTFORD (1 UNION PLACE) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, snack bar, vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 12 miles: BERLIN (KENSINGTON, DEPOT RD.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 13 miles: WINDSOR (41 CENTRAL ST.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Local government website: www.munic.state.ct.us/AVON/avon.htm

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Avon:

  • University of Hartford (about 8 miles; West Hartford, CT; Full-time enrollment: 5,374)
  • Central Connecticut State University (about 9 miles; New Britain, CT; FT enrollment: 8,423)
  • Trinity College (about 10 miles; Hartford, CT; FT enrollment: 2,168)
  • Manchester Community College (about 16 miles; Manchester, CT; FT enrollment: 3,430)
  • Wesleyan University (about 20 miles; Middletown, CT; FT enrollment: 2,968)
  • Naugatuck Valley Community College (about 20 miles; Waterbury, CT; FT enrollment: 2,771)
  • Westfield State College (about 24 miles; Westfield, MA; FT enrollment: 4,632)

Public high school in Avon:

Private high school in Avon:

  • AVON OLD FARMS SCHOOL (Students: 400; Location: 500 OLD FARMS RD; Grades: 9 - 12; Boys only)

Public elementary/middle schools in Avon:

Private elementary/middle schools in Avon:

  • FARMINGTON VALLEY ACADEMY, MONTESSORI (Students: 97; Location: 150 FISHER DR; Grades: PK - 8)
  • TALCOTT MOUNTAIN ACADEMY OF SCIENCE, MATHEMATICS (Students: 65; Location: 324 MONTEVIDEO RD; Grades: KG - 8)
See full list of schools located in Avon, School District:

Library in Avon:

  • AVON FREE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,406,804; Location: 281 COUNTRY CLUB RD.; 82,480 books; 18 e-books; 4,788 audio materials; 5,165 video materials; 20 local licensed databases; 30 state licensed databases; 277 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Thompson Brook School opened as a 5th and 6th grade school 4 years ago

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Notable locations in Avon: Bell Compo Golf Course (A), Golf Club of Avon (B), Avon Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (C), Richard W Dunne Library (D), Farmington Valley Art Center (E), Avon Town Hall (F), Avon Museum (G), Avon Municipal Complex (H), Avon Historical Society Building (I), Avon Free Public Library (J), Avon Volunteer Fire Department Station 4 (K), Avon Volunteer Fire Department Station 3 (L), Avon Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (M). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Plaza 44 Shopping Center (1), Nod Brook Mall Shopping Center (2), Caldor Plaza Shopping Center (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Avon include: Saint Anns Church (A), Saint Matthew Lutheran Church (B), Valley Community Baptist Church (C), West Avon Congregational Church (D), Avon Congregational Church (E), Christ Episcopal Church of Avon (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Cider Brook Cemetery (1), Saint Ann Cemetery (2), Saint Marys Cemetery (3), West Avon Cemetery (4), Greenwood Cemetery (5), Beth El Temple Cemetery (6), Avon Center Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Ely Pond (A), Lake Erie (B), Hoe Pond (C), Lily Pond (D), Secret Lake (E), Beaverdam Pond (F), Henrys Pond Number 2 (G), Unionville Upper Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Big Brook (A), Wiggin Brook (B), Chidsey Brook (C), Thompson Brook (D), Hawley Brook (E), Jim Brook (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Avon include: Countryside Park (1), Fisher Meadows Recreation Area (2), Found Lake Park (3), Nod Brook State Wildlife Area (4), Pine Grove Historic District (5), Pine Grove School Historic District (6), Scoville Park and Ballfield (7), Sperry Park (8), Sycamore Hills Recreation Area (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Avon Town Of (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 281 Country Club Road) (1), Farmington Valley Visitors Association (5 East Main Street Suite 3) (2), Dattco (Tours & Charters; 20 Industrial Drive) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Residence Inn by Marriott (15 Ensign Drive) (1), Avon Old Farms Hotel (279 Avon Mountain Road) (2), KGE Industries- LLC (PO Box 453) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

 
Hartford County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI  CO  SO2 NO2 Ozone  PM10 PM2.5

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 30.3. This is about average.
City:

30.3
U.S.:

32.0
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.418. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 8.7 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.418
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.36. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.5 miles away from the city center.
City:

1.36
U.S.:

2.43
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 9.12. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

9.12
U.S.:

9.39
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 32.5. This is about average. There were 11 monitors within city limits.
City:

32.5
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 13.0. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.
City:

13.0
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.06. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.2 miles away from the city center.
City:

8.06
U.S.:

9.59

Drinking water stations with addresses in Avon and their reported violations in the past:

AVON WATER CO (Population served: 11590, Purch_surface_water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2004, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-30-2004), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-30-2004), St Public Notif received (MAR-01-2004), St Compliance achieved (MAR-31-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-30-2006), St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2006)
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 87 regular monitoring violations
ROUTE 9 TRAVEL PLAZA (Address: 25 GRANT DRIVE , Serves NY, Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
NIVERVILLE QUICK STOP (Address: 25 GRANT DRIVE , Serves NY, Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations

Average household size:
This town:  2.5 people
Connecticut:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  71.5%
Whole state:  66.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  3.6%
Whole state:  6.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

1.7%
Whole state:

7.9%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

1.0%
Whole state:

3.9%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Avon, CT

People in group quarters in Avon in 2010:

  • 169 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 105 people in college/university student housing
  • 14 people in group homes intended for adults
169 people in nursing homes in 2000
6 people in other group homes in 2000

Avon compared to Connecticut state average:

  • Median household income above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.


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Banks with branches in Avon (2011 data):

  • Farmington Bank: Avon Branch at 427 West Avon Road, branch established on 1989/05/20; Avon Branch at 310 West Main Street, branch established on 1996/11/09. Info updated 2009/10/20: Bank assets: $1,615.5 mil, Deposits: $1,256.2 mil, headquarters in Farmington, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 21 total offices, Holding Company: First Connecticut Bancorp, Inc.
  • Sovereign Bank, National Association: Farmington Valley Mall Branch at 394 West Main Street, branch established on 1967/10/21. Info updated 2012/01/31: Bank assets: $78,146.9 mil, Deposits: $48,042.9 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 718 total offices, Holding Company: Banco Santander, S.A.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Avon Branch at 240 West Main Street, branch established on 1971/05/24. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Webster Bank, National Association: Avon Office at 392 West Main Street, branch established on 1998/04/15. Info updated 2008/12/23: Bank assets: $18,674.3 mil, Deposits: $13,861.5 mil, headquarters in Waterbury, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 167 total offices, Holding Company: Webster Financial Corporation
  • The Simsbury Bank & Trust Company: Avon Branch at 27 Dale Road, branch established on 1999/08/11. Info updated 2010/09/29: Bank assets: $376.9 mil, Deposits: $344.9 mil, headquarters in Simsbury, CT, positive income, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Sbt Bancorp, Inc.
  • Northwest Community Bank: Avon Branch at 101 Simsbury Road, branch established on 1964/07/11. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $318.9 mil, Deposits: $225.9 mil, headquarters in Winsted, CT, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Connecticut Mutual Holding Company
  • People's United Bank: Avon Financial Center Branch at 27 East Main St, branch established on 2000/11/27. Info updated 2012/02/16: Bank assets: $27,319.3 mil, Deposits: $20,835.4 mil, headquarters in Bridgeport, CT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 374 total offices
  • TD Bank, National Association: Avon Branch at 255 W Main Street, branch established on 1975/06/21. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Avon, Connecticut:

  • Avon Old Farm Hotel, Box 1295, Avon, CT 06001 , Phone: (860) 677-1651
  • Residence Inn By Marriott, 55 Simsbury Rd, Avon, CT 06001 , Phone: (860) 678-1666, Fax: (860) 678-1665
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Avon, Connecticut

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (54%)
  • Utility gas (31%)
  • Electricity (12%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Avon town (based on Hartford County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 57.43%
Here57.4%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Church of ChristJewishEpiscopal ChurchUnited Methodist Church
Adherents66.8%7.4%6.1%3.1%2.8%
Congregations20.5%11.6%5.3%8.2%6.8%
NameAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaLutheran ChurchAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents2.7%2.6%0.8%0.8%7.0%
Congregations6.1%5.1%1.7%3.4%31.3%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 215
Hartford County:

2.46 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

2.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 5
This county:

0.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.07 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 92
Hartford County:

1.05 / 10,000 pop.
Connecticut:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 203
Hartford County:

2.32 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.27 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 755
Here:

8.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

9.19 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.4%
Connecticut:

7.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Hartford County:

22.1%
Connecticut:

21.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

16.0%
State:

15.8%

4.35% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($54,799 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.35%
Connecticut average:

5.12%

0.11% of residents moved from foreign countries ($881 average AGI)
Hartford County:

0.11%
Connecticut average:

0.19%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from New Haven County, CT  0.58% ($49,113 average AGI)
from Tolland County, CT  0.49% ($48,876)
from Middlesex County, CT  0.34% ($54,771)


4.77% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($56,520 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.77%
Connecticut average:

5.64%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($739 average AGI)
Hartford County:

0.09%
Connecticut average:

0.11%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Tolland County, CT  0.55% ($51,650 average AGI)
to New Haven County, CT  0.40% ($46,514)
to Middlesex County, CT  0.39% ($57,435)

Strongest AM radio stations in Avon:

  • WTIC (1080 AM; 50 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WLAT (910 AM; 5 kW; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW BRITAIN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WNNZ (640 AM; 50 kW; WESTFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPOP (1410 AM; 5 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WDRC (1360 AM; 5 kW; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WDZK (1550 AM; 5 kW; BLOOMFIELD, CT; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WTMI (1290 AM; 1 kW; WEST HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MARLIN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WCRN (830 AM; 50 kW; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: CARTER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WSNG (610 AM; 1 kW; TORRINGTON, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF)
  • WXCT (990 AM; 3 kW; SOUTHINGTON, CT; Owner: THE ADD RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WVNE (760 AM; daytime; 25 kW; LEICESTER, MA; Owner: BLOUNT MASSCOM, INC.)
  • WRYM (840 AM; 1 kW; NEW BRITAIN, CT)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Avon:

  • WTIC-FM (96.5 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WWUH (91.3 FM; WEST HARTFORD, CT; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF HARTFORD)
  • WCCC-FM (106.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MARLIN BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WRCH (100.5 FM; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WJMJ (88.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ST. THOMAS SEMINARY)
  • WWYZ (92.5 FM; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKSS (95.7 FM; HARTFORD-MERIDEN, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WHCN (105.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZMX (93.7 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WMRQ (104.1 FM; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPKT (90.5 FM; MERIDEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WDRC-FM (102.9 FM; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: BUCKLEY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WKCI-FM (101.3 FM; HAMDEN, CT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WAQY (102.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: SAGA COMMUNICATIONS OF NEW ENGLAND, LLC)
  • WPLR (99.1 FM; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: COX RADIO, INC.)
  • WHYN-FM (93.1 FM; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WPKX (97.9 FM; ENFIELD, CT; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZBG (97.3 FM; LITCHFIELD, CT; Owner: LOCAL GIRLS & BOYS B/CASTING CORP.)
  • WRNX (100.9 FM; AMHERST, MA; Owner: WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS RADIO COMPANY)
  • WAMC-FM (90.3 FM; ALBANY, NY; Owner: WAMC)

TV broadcast stations around Avon:

  • WUVN (Channel 18; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WTIC-TV (Channel 61; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • W11BJ (Channel 11; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: COMMUNICATIONS SITE MANAGEMENT LLC)
  • WFSB (Channel 3; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WTXX (Channel 20; WATERBURY, CT; Owner: WTXX INC.)
  • WVIT (Channel 30; NEW BRITAIN, CT; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WEDH (Channel 24; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHCT-LP (Channel 38; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: VENTURE TECHNOLOGIES GROUP, LLC)
  • WUTH-CA (Channel 47; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WHTX-LP (Channel 10; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WRDM-LP (Channel 13; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: ZGS HARTFORD, INC.)
  • WMLD-LP (Channel 6; HARTFORD, CT; Owner: HARVARD BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTNH (Channel 8; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WCTX (Channel 59; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: WTNH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WEDY (Channel 65; NEW HAVEN, CT; Owner: CONNECTICUT PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WYDN (Channel 48; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL PUBLIC TV CORPORATION)
  • WWLP (Channel 22; SPRINGFIELD, MA; Owner: WWLP BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WHPX (Channel 26; NEW LONDON, CT; Owner: PAXSON HARTFORD LICENSE, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


See more detailed statistics of Avon fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 7
Total length: 15 meters (49ft)
Total costs: $14,000
Total average daily traffic: 47,950
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,053
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 23,975

FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 37 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Avon)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Avon, CT)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 83 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Avon)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 13 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Avon)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 36
  • Hazardous Condition: 165
  • Service Call: 2
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Avon


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Avon, CT
Businesses in Avon, CT
NameCountNameCount
Blockbuster1MasterBrand Cabinets6
CVS1New Balance3
DHL1Nike4
Decora Cabinetry2Pier 1 Imports1
Dunkin Donuts1RadioShack1
FedEx8Rite Aid1
GameStop1Starbucks1
Gap1Subway2
H&R Block1T-Mobile2
Jones New York1T.J.Maxx1
Lane Furniture1UPS7
LensCrafters1Verizon Wireless1
Marriott1Victoria's Secret1
Marshalls1Walmart1
Browse common businesses in Avon, CT


Avon on our top lists:

  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Business operations specialists (population 5,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Finance and insurance (population 5,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (population 5,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Management, business, and financial occupations: (population 5,000+)"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Finance and insurance"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index increase from 2005 to 2006 (population 5,000+)"
  • #49 (06001) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of New Zealander first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #87 (06001) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest average reported salary/wage in 2004 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest carbon monoxide air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the best general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
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Top Patent Applicants
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  • Harold Terry (20)
  • David F. Peak (20)
  • Keith M. Lombardi (14)
  • Frank J. Cunha (14)
  • Vladimir Blasko (14)
  • Joseph Aferzon (13)
  • Richard A. Poisson (13)
  • Francisco J. Cunha (13)
  • Daniel A. Bales (12)
  • Michael P. Flynn (12)

Total of 544 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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