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    A
  2. Crime & Safety
    B-
  3. Housing
    A
  4. Nightlife
    B
  5. Good for Families
    A+
  6. Diversity
    B
  7. Jobs
    A
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    A-
  10. Health & Fitness
    B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    C
Avon is a suburb of Indianapolis with a population of 16,479. Avon is in Hendricks County and is one of the best places to live in Indiana. Living in Avon offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Avon there are a lot of parks. Many families and young professionals live in Avon and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Avon are highly rated.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$185,200
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,055
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    19%
  • Own
    81%
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Avon Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B-
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    380.7
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    0
    40.7
  • Robbery
    46.8
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    199.1
    500.1
  • Theft
    3,548.8
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    175.7
    284
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Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    14%
  • 10-17 years
    14%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    13%
  • 35-44 years
    18%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    10%
  • 65+ years
    11%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    14%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    25%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    31%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    23%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    13%

Working in Avon

Jobs
A
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$85,433
National
$55,322
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Avon is a great place for families. Avon has everything from shopping, great schools, parks, churches, and numerous places for entertainment! Avon is an all-around amazing place to live!
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Avon is a busy town, but somehow everyone knows everyone! It is such a beautiful community where people are always friendly. The neighborhoods are always safe and the neighbors are not afraid to come in and check on you and your family! There is shopping and multiple restaurants to choose from! If you want a pleasant kid friendly town, with lots to do so you never get bored, Avon is the place to live.
Excellent place to live! A lot of price points available. Located just miles from download Indianapolis. Tons of stores, restaurants, & other businesses. Schools are great!