Avondale is a tiny town located in the state of Colorado. With a population of 674 people and just one neighborhood, Avondale is the 179th largest community in Colorado.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Avondale is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Avondale is a town of professionals, service providers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Avondale who work in teaching (13.62%), law enforcement and fire fighting (12.54%) and sales jobs (11.11%).
Of important note, Avondale is also a town of artists. Avondale has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Avondale’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Avondale has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Avondale has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Avondale than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Avondale may be for you.
As is often the case in a small town, Avondale doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.