Avon, Massachusetts

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Population in 2010: 4,356.
Population change since 2000: -2.0%
 
Males: 2,109  (48.4%)
Females: 2,247  (51.6%)
Median resident age:

44.0 years
Massachusetts median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 02322.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $79,963 (it was $50,305 in 2000)
Avon:

$79,963
MA:

$77,385

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $38,789 (it was $24,410 in 2000)

Avon town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $335,995 (it was $160,900 in 2000)
Avon:

$335,995
MA:

$385,400

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $601,397; detached houses: $633,842; townhouses or other attached units: $400,461; in 2-unit structures: $555,127; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $581,455; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $440,392; mobile homes: $452,410
March 2019 cost of living index in Avon: 145.2 (very high, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in Avon, MA (2010)
    • 3,61583.0%White alone
    • 4149.5%Black alone
    • 1202.8%Asian alone
    • 1212.8%Hispanic
    • 551.3%Two or more races
    • 300.7%Other race alone
    • 10.02%American Indian alone

Races in Avon detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Massachusetts and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Avon, Massachusetts as of May 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Avon is 2,178 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


Crime rates in Avon by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(22.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(45.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.3)
1
(22.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(22.9)
13
(297.8)
1
(23.2)
2
(46.7)
4
(91.9)
1
(23.1)
3
(68.4)
0
(0.0)
4
(90.8)
1
(22.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(43.9)
3
(66.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
19
(434.5)
15
(343.6)
N/A4
(93.3)
5
(114.8)
7
(161.9)
3
(68.4)
8
(180.7)
6
(136.2)
2
(44.5)
3
(66.8)
7
(155.4)
3
(65.8)
1
(22.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
42
(960.4)
13
(297.8)
26
(603.2)
23
(536.8)
20
(459.3)
26
(601.4)
34
(775.7)
29
(655.1)
29
(658.2)
19
(423.2)
11
(244.9)
23
(510.5)
7
(153.5)
10
(221.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
120
(2,744)
133
(3,046)
150
(3,480)
161
(3,757)
108
(2,480)
106
(2,452)
158
(3,605)
124
(2,801)
220
(4,993)
112
(2,494)
106
(2,360)
154
(3,418)
49
(1,075)
50
(1,108)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
16
(365.9)
9
(206.1)
5
(116.0)
11
(256.7)
5
(114.8)
7
(161.9)
4
(91.3)
2
(45.2)
3
(68.1)
1
(22.3)
5
(111.3)
6
(133.2)
4
(87.7)
4
(88.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/AN/A0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)318.3317.2267.3241.1227.8192.5285.6215.7305.7146.8151.6232.087.191.3

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City-data.com crime index in Avon, MA

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 17 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.88
Massachusetts average:

2.42
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Ancestries: Irish (35.6%), Italian (22.6%), English (10.7%), United States (5.8%), French (5.7%), German (5.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1888

Elevation: 219 feet

Land area: 4.38 square miles.

Population density: 995 people per square mile   (low).

Avon, Massachusetts map

155 residents are foreign born (2.0% Europe, 0.5% Asia, 0.5% Latin America, 0.4% North America).

This town:

3.5%
Massachusetts:

12.2%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Avon town:

1.0% ($1,684)
Massachusetts:

1.3% ($2,336)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Brockton, MA (3.0 miles , pop. 94,304).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Boston, MA (14.0 miles , pop. 589,141).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Bronx, NY (171.0 miles , pop. 1,332,650).

Nearest cities:

Holbrook, MA (1.6 miles ),
Brockton, MA (1.7 miles ),
Stoughton, MA (1.8 miles ),
Randolph, MA (1.9 miles ),
Abington, MA (2.2 miles ),
Canton, MA (2.3 miles ),
Easton, MA (2.5 miles ),
Whitman, MA (2.5 miles )

Latitude: 42.12 N, Longitude: 71.05 W

Distribution of median household income in Avon, MA in 2017
Avon satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 9 buildings, average cost: $135,900
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $90,000
  • 1999: 8 buildings, average cost: $177,900
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $109,300
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2002: 3 buildings, average cost: $155,100
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $97,500
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2005: 8 buildings, average cost: $170,200
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $218,600
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $283,300
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $237,500
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $225,000
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $153,300
  • 2011: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2012: 8 buildings, average cost: $241,500
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $262,500
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $225,000
  • 2015: 8 buildings, average cost: $262,500
  • 2016: 4 buildings, average cost: $462,500
  • 2017: 7 buildings, average cost: $414,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Avon, MA residents
Average permit cost in Avon, MA
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.8%
Massachusetts:

3.1%
Unemployment by year
Historical population in Avon, MA
Historical housing units in Avon, MA
Most common industries in Avon, MA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (10.0%)
  • Construction (8.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.7%)
  • Educational services (6.3%)
  • Public administration (4.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.0%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (13.4%)
  • Public administration (7.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.4%)
  • Health care (4.5%)
  • Educational services (4.5%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.4%)
  • Educational services (8.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.5%)
  • Social assistance (6.0%)
  • Personal & laundry services (4.5%)
  • Construction (4.1%)
Most common occupations in Avon, MA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.9%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.6%)
  • Customer service representatives (3.5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.1%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Computer specialists (4.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.0%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Customer service representatives (6.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Registered nurses (4.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4.4%)

Average climate in Avon, Massachusetts

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 76.2. This is about average.

City:

76.2
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.237. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.237
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 6.92. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 6.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.92
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.527. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.527
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.6
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.02. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.02
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Avon-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Massachusetts state average. It is 51% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/9/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 27.3 miles away from the Avon town center killed 90 people and injured 1228 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 6/9/1953, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 9.4 miles away from the town center injured 17 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Avon-area historical earthquake activity is near Massachusetts state average. It is 90% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 209.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 99.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 211.8 miles away from Avon center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 212.1 miles away from the city center
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 65.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/22/2003 at 11:41:15, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 68.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Norfolk County (31) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 13

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 10, Hurricanes: 6, Snowstorms: 5, Snows: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Explosion: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Water Main Break: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Avon topographic map

Main business address for: FIRST YEARS INC (MISCELLANEOUS PLASTIC PRODUCTS), WESTERBEKE CORP (MOTORS & GENERATORS).

Hospitals and medical centers near Avon:

  • GREENWOOD TERRACE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; BROCKTON, MA)
  • GUARDIAN CENTER (THE) (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; BROCKTON, MA)
  • BROCKTON REGIONAL KIDNEY CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; BROCKTON, MA)
  • BLUE HILLS CONV HOME (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; STOUGHTON, MA)
  • KINDRED NURSING AND REHAB-BLUE HILLS ALZHEIMER'S (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; STOUGHTON, MA)
  • BROCKTON KIDNEY CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; BROCKTON, MA)
  • GODDARD MEM AND CARDINAL CUSHING MED CTR (Hospital, about 3 miles away; BROCKTON, MA)

Amtrak stations near Avon:

  • 9 miles: ROUTE 128 (WESTWOOD, UNIVERSITY AVE. & RTE. 128) . Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 16 miles: BACK BAY (BOSTON, 145 DARTMOUTH ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 16 miles: BOSTON (SO. STA) (BOSTON, ATLANTIC AVE. & SUMMER ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities and snack bar, ATM, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Avon:

  • Massasoit Community College (about 5 miles; Brockton, MA; Full-time enrollment: 5,442)
  • Stonehill College (about 5 miles; Easton, MA; FT enrollment: 2,563)
  • Curry College (about 9 miles; Milton, MA; FT enrollment: 2,586)
  • Quincy College (about 10 miles; Quincy, MA; FT enrollment: 3,184)
  • Bridgewater State University (about 11 miles; Bridgewater, MA; FT enrollment: 9,802)
  • University of Massachusetts-Boston (about 14 miles; Boston, MA; FT enrollment: 12,625)
  • Wentworth Institute of Technology (about 16 miles; Boston, MA; FT enrollment: 4,418)

Public high school in Avon:

Public elementary/middle school in Avon:

  • RALPH D BUTLER (Students: 380, Location: 1 PATRICK CLARK DRIVE, Grades: PK-6)
See full list of schools located in Avon

Library in Avon:

  • AVON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $342,963; Location: 280 WEST MAIN ST.; 42,655 books; 1,640 audio materials; 1,810 video materials; 2 local licensed databases; 34 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 72 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Avon: Avon Industrial Park (A), Avon Fire Department (B), Avon Public Library (C), National Fire Protection Agency (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Avon include: FIRST YEARS INC (A), WESTERBEKE CORP (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Saint Michaels Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Brockton Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Beaver Brook (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Park in Avon: D W Field Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attraction: Blanchard H L Museum (188 Main Street).

Norfolk County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

AVON WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 3,650, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-18-2011), St Compliance achieved (FEB-18-2011)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In MAY-2010, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/penalty) issued (JAN-17-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (DEC-06-2007), St Compliance achieved (DEC-06-2007)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (NOV-14-2007), St Compliance achieved (NOV-21-2008)
  • 23 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.5 people
Massachusetts:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

68.0%
Whole state:

63.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

6.2%
Whole state:

7.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

6.6%
Whole state:

9.3%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This town:

1.1%
Whole state:

4.4%

Banks with branches in Avon (2011 data):

  • Avon Co-operative Bank: Avon Co-Operative Bank at 1 East Main Street, branch established on 1914/01/01. Info updated 2008/10/28: Bank assets: $67.9 mil, Deposits: $58.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 1 total offices
  • Bank of America, National Association: Avon Branch at 299 Pond Street, branch established on 1974/05/01. 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

For population 15 years and over in Avon:

Marital status in Avon, MA
  • Never married: 27.0%
  • Now married: 50.0%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 11.5%
  • Divorced: 9.3%

For population 25 years and over in Avon:

  • High school or higher: 90.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.6
Massachusetts average:

13.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Avon, MA (based on Norfolk County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic355,32152
Mainline Protestant33,086115
Other30,59375
Evangelical Protestant11,32389
Orthodox3,5399
None236,988-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 108
This county:

1.65 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 6
This county:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 134
Here:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 103
Here:

1.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.77 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 556
Norfolk County:

8.48 / 10,000 pop.
Massachusetts:

8.76 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.1%
Massachusetts:

8.1%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

19.1%
Massachusetts:

22.5%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Norfolk County:

12.9%
Massachusetts:

16.5%

7.30% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($91,666 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.30%
Massachusetts average:

5.79%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,409 average AGI)
Norfolk County:

0.05%
Massachusetts average:

0.05%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Suffolk County, MA  2.01% ($93,487 average AGI)
from Middlesex County, MA  1.26% ($105,279)
from Plymouth County, MA  0.76% ($61,444)


7.90% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($106,200 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.90%
Massachusetts average:

6.31%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,548 average AGI)
Norfolk County:

0.09%
Massachusetts average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Suffolk County, MA  1.59% ($142,190 average AGI)
to Middlesex County, MA  1.30% ($104,103)
to Plymouth County, MA  1.12% ($73,217)
Businesses in Avon, MA
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Lane Furniture1
Ashley Furniture2MasterBrand Cabinets5
Costco1Staples1
Decora Cabinetry2Subway1
DressBarn1T-Mobile3
Dressbarn1U-Haul1
Dunkin Donuts4UPS4
FedEx4Verizon Wireless1
Home Depot1Walmart1
La-Z-Boy2

Strongest AM radio stations in Avon:

  • WBZ (1030 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WEEI (850 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WBET (1460 AM; 5 kW; BROCKTON, MA; Owner: KJI BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WRKO (680 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ENTERCOM BOSTON LICENSE, LLC)
  • WWZN (1510 AM; 50 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WKOX (1200 AM; 50 kW; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBIX (1060 AM; 40 kW; NATICK, MA; Owner: LANGER BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WUNR (1600 AM; 20 kW; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: CHAMPION BROADCASTING SYSTEMS, INC.)
  • WAMG (890 AM; 25 kW; DEDHAM, MA; Owner: MEGA COMMUNICATIONS OF DEDHAM LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WALE (990 AM; 50 kW; GREENVILLE, RI; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WRCA (1330 AM; 25 kW; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: WRCA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMSX (1410 AM; 1 kW; BROCKTON, MA; Owner: ANASTOS MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WMKI (1260 AM; 5 kW; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Avon:

  • WBOT (97.7 FM; BROCKTON, MA; Owner: RADIO ONE LICENSES, LLC)
  • WXKS-FM (107.9 FM; MEDFORD, MA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WBMX (98.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WBOS (92.9 FM; BROOKLINE, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WMJX (106.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WJMN (94.5 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WCRB (102.5 FM; WALTHAM, MA; Owner: CHARLES RIVER BROADCASTING WCRB LICE)
  • WTKK (96.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WROR-FM (105.7 FM; FRAMINGHAM, MA; Owner: GREATER BOSTON RADIO, INC.)
  • WGBH (89.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WBUR-FM (90.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: TRUSTEES OF BOSTON UNIVERSITY)
  • WODS (103.3 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WBCN (104.1 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: HEMISPHERE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WZLX (100.7 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION OF BOSTON)
  • W267AI (101.3 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: MCC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WERS (88.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: EMERSON COLLEGE)
  • WWBB (101.5 FM; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHRB (95.3 FM; CAMBRIDGE, MA; Owner: HARVARD RADIO BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WRPS (88.3 FM; ROCKLAND, MA; Owner: ROCKLAND PUBLIC SCHOOLS)
  • WUMB-FM (91.9 FM; BOSTON, MA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF MASSACHUSETTS)

TV broadcast stations around Avon:

  • WWDP (Channel 46; NORWELL, MA; Owner: NORWELL TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WCVB-TV (Channel 5; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WCVB HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC.)
  • WGBH-TV (Channel 2; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WHDH-TV (Channel 7; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WHDH-TV)
  • WSBK-TV (Channel 38; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WMFP (Channel 62; LAWRENCE, MA; Owner: WSAH LICENSE, INC.)
  • WLVI-TV (Channel 56; CAMBRIDGE, MA; Owner: WLVI, INC.)
  • WBZ-TV (Channel 4; BOSTON, MA; Owner: VIACOM INC.)
  • WGBX-TV (Channel 44; BOSTON, MA; Owner: WGBH EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • WFXT (Channel 25; BOSTON, MA; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • WBPX (Channel 68; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON BOSTON-68 LICENSE, INC.)
  • W40BO (Channel 40; BOSTON, MA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WTMU-LP (Channel 32; BOSTON, MA; Owner: ZGS BOSTON, INC.)
  • WCEA-LP (Channel 58; BOSTON, MA; Owner: CHANNEL 19 TV CORPORATION)
  • WLNE-TV (Channel 6; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND, INC.)
  • WPRI-TV (Channel 12; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: TVL BROADCASTING OF RHODE ISLAND, LLC)
  • WNAC-TV (Channel 64; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: WNAC, LLC)
  • WJAR (Channel 10; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: OUTLET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WUTF (Channel 66; MARLBOROUGH, MA; Owner: TELEFUTURA BOSTON LLC)
  • WSBE-TV (Channel 36; PROVIDENCE, RI; Owner: RHODE ISLAND PUBLIC TELECOM. AUTHORITY)
  • WUNI (Channel 27; WORCESTER, MA; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • WLWC (Channel 28; NEW BEDFORD, MA; Owner: C-28 FCC LICENSEE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • WPXQ (Channel 69; BLOCK ISLAND, RI; Owner: OCEAN STATE TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
Avon fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Avon fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 23ft / 7.1mTotal length
  • $9,124,000Total costs
  • 153,703Total average daily traffic
  • 12,296Total average daily truck traffic
  • 229,472Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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  • Marin Fettman, 100 Ladge Drive (4bs0591d) (Lat: 42.122639 Lon: -71.031361), Type: 46.0, Overall height: 46 m, Registrant: T-Mobile Northeast LLC, Marin.Fettman@t-Mobile.Com, , Belle-vue, Phone: (425) 383-4000
  • Dan Menser, 100 Ladge Drive (4bs0591d) (Lat: 42.122639 Lon: -71.031361), Type: 46.0, Overall height: 46 m, Registrant: T-Mobile Northeast LLC, Fccasrrequest@t-Mobile.Com, , Belle-vue, Phone: (425) 383-4000
  • Shannon Reilly Kraus, 100 Ladge Drive (4bs0591d) (Lat: 42.122639 Lon: -71.031361), Type: 46.0, Overall height: 46 m, Registrant: T-Mobile Northeast LLC, Fccregulatorycompliancecontact@t-Mobile.Com, , Belle-vue, Phone: (425) 383-8401
  • SHANNON KRAUS, 100 Ladge Drive (4bs0591d) (Lat: 42.122639 Lon: -71.031361), Type: 46.0, Structure height: 25021 m, Overall height: 46 m, Registrant: T-Mobile Northeast LLC, Fccregulatorycompliancecontact@t-Mobile.Com, , Belle-vue, Phone: (425) 383-8401

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Fire & Police Station N Main St (Lat: 42.124833 Lon: -71.034222), Call Sign: KTI570,
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.925 MHz, Grant Date: 12/17/2011, Expiration Date: 03/06/2022, Registrant: Town Of Avon, 150 Main Street, Avon, MA 02322, Phone: (508) 583-5361, Fax: (508) 583-0002, Email:
  • REPEATER-MAIN, 212 Page Street (Lat: 42.132778 Lon: -71.051944), Type: Tank, Structure height: 29 m, Overall height: 31 m, Call Sign: WPLS866,
    Assigned Frequencies: 482.750 MHz, 482.750 MHz, 483.575 MHz, Grant Date: 10/20/2012, Expiration Date: 01/16/2023, Certifier: Jackson G Macomber, Registrant: Town Of Avon - Fire Department, 150 Main Street, Avon, MA 02322, Phone: (508) 583-5361, Fax: (508) 583-0002, Email:
  • 80 Stockwell Dr (Lat: 42.123167 Lon: -71.053667), Call Sign: WNGX550, Licensee ID: L00947682,
    Assigned Frequencies: 157.740 MHz, 158.460 MHz, Grant Date: 12/04/2004, Expiration Date: 01/26/2015, Cancellation Date: 03/28/2015, Registrant: Horizon Beverage Co, 80 Stockwell Dr, Avon, MA 02322, Phone: (508) 587-1110
  • Lat: 42.132222 Lon: -71.040278, Structure height: 0 m, Call Sign: WPWC284,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.4800 MHz, Grant Date: 08/24/2012, Expiration Date: 10/08/2022, Certifier: Jackson Macomber, Registrant: Town Of Avon - Fire Department, 150 Main Street, Avon, MA 02322, Phone: (508) 583-5361, Fax: (508) 583-0002, Email:
  • 80 Stockwell Ave. (Lat: 42.130556 Lon: -71.041667), Call Sign: WPZQ739,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.887 MHz, 461.387 MHz, 461.537 MHz, 461.587 MHz, Grant Date: 02/23/2004, Expiration Date: 02/23/2014, Cancellation Date: 04/26/2014, Certifier: Michael J Epstein, Registrant: National License Corp., 9050 Briarclift Rd., Indianapolis, IN 46256, Phone: (317) 849-5866, Fax: (317) 841-3328, Email:
  • Lat: 42.136222 Lon: -71.042556, Structure height: 10 m, Overall height: 12 m, Call Sign: WQCP960,
    Assigned Frequencies: 468.825 MHz, Grant Date: 04/27/2005, Expiration Date: 04/27/2015, Cancellation Date: 06/27/2015, Certifier: Peter Clark, Registrant: Newcom, 575 Washngton Street, Pembroke, MA 02359, Phone: (781) 826-7989, Fax: (781) 826-7131, Email:
  • Lat: 42.133806 Lon: -71.062056, Call Sign: WQJL570,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.437 MHz, Grant Date: 10/23/2018, Expiration Date: 10/23/2028, Certifier: David Tessin, Registrant: Freqeasy LLC, 268 Mimosa Road, Saint Augstine, FL 32086, Phone: (904) 342-2964, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • AVON, Bodwell St Ext (Lat: 42.140083 Lon: -71.055861), Overall height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WMS283, Licensee ID: L00000722,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10562.5 MHz, Grant Date: 01/25/1995, Expiration Date: 02/01/2001, Cancellation Date: 08/27/1999, Registrant: Cellco Partnership, 180 Washington Valley Rd, Bedminster, NJ 07921
  • AVON, 15 Grant Dr (Lat: 42.128556 Lon: -71.069417), Type: Mast, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WMW220,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11215.0 MHz, 11285.0 MHz, 11365.0 MHz, 11605.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/02/2010, Expiration Date: 04/01/2020, Cancellation Date: 06/06/2017, Certifier: Carol L Tacker, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 3300 E. Renner Road, B3132, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (972) 907-1131, Email:
  • Avon, 15 Grant Drive (Lat: 42.128556 Lon: -71.069417), Type: Mast, Structure height: 54.9 m, Call Sign: WQCP834,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10572.5 MHz, Grant Date: 04/26/2005, Expiration Date: 04/26/2015, Cancellation Date: 02/20/2014, Certifier: Richard A Craig, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • AVON, Lat: 42.130556 Lon: -71.041389, Call Sign: WQFA757,
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.668 MHz, Grant Date: 06/01/2016, Expiration Date: 06/02/2026, Certifier: John Tetreault, Registrant: Town Of Avon, 150 Main Street, Avon, MA 02322, Phone: (508) 583-5361, Fax: (508) 583-0002, Email:
  • PARKER 1, 21 Parker Drive (Lat: 42.138500 Lon: -71.059444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 55.5 m, Overall height: 61 m, Call Sign: WQID944,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11485.0 MHz, Grant Date: 01/15/2008, Expiration Date: 01/15/2018, Cancellation Date: 07/15/2009, Certifier: William Chastain, Registrant: Radio Dynamics Corporation, 774 Mays Blvd., #10-465, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • AVON MTSO, 185 Bodwell St (Lat: 42.134222 Lon: -71.057111), Type: Building, Structure height: 12.5 m, Call Sign: WQXE492,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10715.0 MHz, 10875.0 MHz, Grant Date: 02/11/2016, Expiration Date: 02/11/2026, Cancellation Date: 06/06/2017, Certifier: John E Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 3300 E Renner Road, B3132, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (972) 907-1131, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Avon)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 20390 , Serial Number: 17261250, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 12/18/1972, Certificate Issue Date: 06/10/2008
    Registrant (Individual): George R Hatch, Po Box 486, Avon, MA 02322
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4993P , Serial Number: 18-8577, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 11/10/1994, Certificate Issue Date: 01/31/2019
    Registrant (Individual): George R Hatch, Po Box 486, Avon, MA 02322
  • Aircraft: BEECH S35 (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 150 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 64CG , Serial Number: D-7674, Year manufactured: 1964, Airworthiness Date: 10/23/1964, Certificate Issue Date: 09/13/1997
    Registrant (Individual): John Ornellas, 5 Hamman Cir, Avon, MA 02322

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 44. The highest number of fire incidents - 71 took place in 2007, and the least - 10 in 2014. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Avon, MA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (33.6%), and Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires (32.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Avon, MA
    • 25433.6%Outside Fires
    • 24432.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 19625.9%Structure Fires
    • 628.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Avon, MA
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Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Avon, MA
  • 62.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 35.4%Utility gas
  • 1.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.9%Electricity
  • 0.4%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Avon, MA
  • 37.4%Electricity
  • 31.4%Utility gas
  • 29.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Avon compared to Massachusetts state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
There are 3 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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