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Avon, Pennsylvania - Basic Facts

Avon is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Avon Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Lebanon County at latitude 40.3456 and longitude -76.39. Lebanon County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 479 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Avon Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.39 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Avon: Hebron.

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Avon, PA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 1,751
Population in Households 1,751
Population in Familes 1,490
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,262
Diversity Index2 31


Total Households 681
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 489
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 712 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 537 (75.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 145 (20.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 31 ( 4.4%)
Median Home Value $145,040
Average Home Value $158,845


Median Household Income $56,641
Average Household Income $66,184
Per Capita Income $26,087
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.16% 1.0%
Households 1.29% 0.98%
Families 1.14% 0.84%
Median Household Income   4.27%
Per Capita Income   2.24%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Avon, PA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Avon to the other 1,764 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 707 60th
Population Density1 # 949 46th
Diversity Index2 # 260 85th
Median Household Income # 461 74th
Per Capita Income # 635 64th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.