Avon in Hartford county, Connecticut

Avon, CT

Established in 1830, Avon takes it's name from the Avon River in England. Originally part of Farmington today it is a community filled with residential, cultural and business opportunities.

Located in the shadow of Hartford, Avon's carefully planned residential areas feature protected woodlands and spacious lots with rolling lawns. There are large traditional homes and a variety of contemporary styles as well as quiet, comfortable condominiums and apartments.

The commercial center of Avon located on route 44 has a diverse selection of restaurants and retail establishments. Within the center the Avon Marketplace, has trendy clothing and gift shops, and restaurants. Old Avon Village has a charming collection renovated, well-preserved colonial shops.

The preschools, secondary schools, public and private colleges offer exceptional educational opportunities. Approximately 95 percent of Avon's students go on to higher education.

The residents of Avon are committed to its cultural growth. Organizations that enhance the quality of life through charitable work and development of the art are The Farmington Valley Arts Center, a modern science center and a busy public library. On the abandoned Boston and Maine rail line the town has a nearly five mile section of the 40 mile Farmington Valley Greenway. This Greenway is enjoyed by joggers, walkers, rollerblade enthusiasts, bicyclists and cross-country skiers.

Avon, CT Community Overview - Sales, Demographics, and Schools

Avon, CT Single Family Home Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
August 2017 - Single Family Homes
$471K
Up 4.8 % since August 2016
Average Sales Price
August 2017 - Single Family Homes
$551K
Up 1.8 % since August 2016
Days on Market
August 2017 - Single Family Homes
99
Down 16.8 % since August 2016

Avon, CT Single Family Home Sales by Quarter

Avon, CT Condo Sales Overview

Median Sales Price
August 2017 - Condos
$182K
Down 29.3 % since August 2016
Average Sales Price
August 2017 - Condos
$204K
Down 19.2 % since August 2016
Days on Market
August 2017 - Condos
103
Down 17.6 % since August 2016

Avon, CT Condo Sales by Quarter

Demographic Information for Avon, CT

Community Summary

Population Growth (since 2010) 3.38 %
Population Density (people / sq. mile) 807.3
Household Size (people) 2.54
Households w/ Children 33.89 %
Annual Residential Turnover 8.62 %

Housing Inventory

Fair Market Rents

Gross rent estimates, localized to show expected pricing variations.

Studio $1,023
One Bedroom $1,270
Two Bedroom $1,585
Three Bedroom $1,983
Four Bedroom $2,233

Education

The educational climate index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau’s Socioeconomic Status (SES) measure. Factors in this measure are income, educational achievement and occupation of persons within a ZIP code. Because this measure is based on the population of an entire ZIP code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Educational Climate Index
Values range from 1 to 5 with lower values representing a worse educational climate
Highest Level Attained

Population Demographics

Total: 18,693
Households: 7,243
Median Age: 47.43

Employment & Finance

Workforce
Income by dollar range (Median: $117,454)

Climate & Weather

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The weather risk chart displays a percent value for a given type of weather risk as compared to the national average. A percent value greater than 100 indicates the area is more prone to risk than the national average; similarly, a value less than 100 indicates the area is less prone.

Temperature
Weather Risk
Percent risk, as compared to national average
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School Information for Avon, CT

Public Elementary

School

ROARING BROOK SCHOOL
Grades: K-4
30 OLD WHEELER LN
AVON, CT 06001

REGGIO MAGNET SCHOOL OF THE ARTS
Grades: PRESCHOOL-5
59 WATERVILLE RD
AVON, CT 06001

PINE GROVE SCHOOL
Grades: K-4
151 SCOVILLE RD
AVON, CT 06001

THOMPSON BROOK SCHOOL
Grades: 5-6
150 THOMPSON RD
AVON, CT 06001

GREATER HARTFORD ACADEMY OF THE ARTS ELEMENTARY MAGNET
Grades: PRESCHOOL-3
20 SECURITY DR
AVON, CT 06001

Public Middle

School

FARMINGTON VALLEY REGIONAL DIAGNOSTIC CENTER
Grades: 7-12
395 W AVON RD
AVON, CT 06001

AVON MIDDLE SCHOOL
Grades: 7-8
375 W AVON RD
AVON, CT 06001

Public High

School

AVON HIGH SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
510 W AVON RD
AVON, CT 06001

Private/Catholic

School

TALCOTT MOUNTAIN ACADEMY OF SCIENCE MATHEMATICS
Grades: K-8
324 MONTEVIDEO RD
AVON, CT 06001

FARMINGTON VALLEY ACADEMY MONTESSORI
Grades: PRESCHOOL-8
150 FISHER DR
AVON, CT 06001

JONI'S CHILD CARE & PRESCHOOL
Grades: PRESCHOOL-K
146 JUNIPER DR
AVON, CT 06001

AVON OLD FARMS SCHOOL
Grades: 9-12
500 OLD FARMS RD
AVON, CT 06001

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Avon, CT Community Map and Commute Information

Commuting to and from Avon, CT

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Featured Homes for Sale in Avon, CT

30 River Mead, Avon, CT 06001
$235,000

30 River Mead,
Avon, CT 06001

2 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
98 Country Club Road, Avon, CT 06001
$674,900

98 Country Club Road,
Avon, CT 06001

4 bedrooms, 3 baths, 2 half baths
6 Madison Lane, Avon, CT 06001
$249,000

6 Madison Lane,
Avon, CT 06001

3 bedrooms, 2 baths
6 Hampton Place, Avon, CT 06001
$165,000

6 Hampton Place,
Avon, CT 06001

2 bedrooms, 1 bath, 1 half bath
26 Riverview, Avon, CT 06001
$229,000

26 Riverview,
Avon, CT 06001

2 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
4 Bridle Path, Avon, CT 06001
$379,900

4 Bridle Path,
Avon, CT 06001

4 bedrooms, 3 baths, 1 half bath
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Upcoming Open Houses in Avon, CT

12 Quinn's Court, Avon, CT 06001
$599,900 | Single Family | 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, 1 half bath
Open House: -
Hosted By: Ellen Seifts

127 Craigemore Circle, Avon, CT 06001
$355,900 | Single Family | 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1 half bath
Open House: -
Hosted By: Barbara Burton

46 Lord Davis Lane, Avon, CT 06001
$649,900 | Single Family | 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, 2 half baths
Open House: -
Hosted By: Mary Lee McCarthy