Avon, CT


Highest Appreciating Avon Neighborhoods Since 2000

Avon, CT Real Estate Data

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, Federal Housing Finance Agency.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q1 2017. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   NeighborhoodScout uses over 600 characteristics to build a neighborhood profile… Read more

Avon Housing Market Information

With 18,414 people, 7,024 houses or apartments, and a median cost of homes of $358,058, real estate costs in Avon are among some of the highest in the nation, although house prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive Connecticut communities.

Single-family detached homes are the single most common housing type in Avon, accounting for 70.84% of the town's housing units. Other types of housing that are prevalent in Avon include row houses and other attached homes ( 12.78%), large apartment complexes or high rise apartments ( 8.21%), and a few duplexes, homes converted to apartments or other small apartment buildings ( 7.79%).

Owner-occupied, three and four bedroom dwellings, primarily in single-family detached homes are the most prevalent type of housing you will see in Avon. Owner-occupied housing accounts for 84.96% of Avon's homes, and 59.97% have either three or four bedrooms, which is average sized relative to America.

There is a lot of housing in Avon built from 1970 to 1999 so parts of town may have that "Brady Bunch" look of homes popular in the '70s and early '80s, although some of these houses were built up through the early '90s as well. There is also a lot of housing in Avon built between 1940-1969 ( 26.91%). A lesser amount of the housing stock also hails from between 2000 and later ( 12.73%). There's also some housing in Avon built before 1939 ( 6.01%).

Avon Home Appreciation Rates

Avon's appreciation rate notably has been below the national average for the last ten years. The average annual home appreciation rate in Avon during the period has been just -1.76%, which is lower than 80% of US communities.

Over the last year, Avon appreciation rates have trailed the rest of the nation. In the last twelve months, Avon's appreciation rate has been -0.32%, which is lower than appreciation rates in most communities in America. In the latest quarter, NeighborhoodScout's data show that house appreciation rates in Avon were at -1.07%, which equates to an annual appreciation rate of -4.22%.

Notably, Avon's appreciation rate in the latest quarter is one of the lowest in America.

Relative to Connecticut, our data show that Avon's latest annual appreciation rate is lower than 50% of the other cities and towns in Connecticut.

Average Home Values


Median Home Value:


Value Range
> $981,000 5.3
$736,001 - $981,000 7.2
$490,001 - $736,000 17.2
$392,001 - $490,000 16.1
$294,001 - $392,000 22.8
$196,001 - $294,000 20.4
$98,001 - $196,000 8.2
$49,001 - $98,000 0.8
$0 - $49,000 1.9

High for CT
Very High for Nation

Value Relative to Nation Value Relative to State
11.6020157037384 23.6686390532544

Number Of Homes And Apartments:

Avon Appreciation Rates

Time Period Total Appreciation Avg. Annual Rate Compared To
Compared To
Latest Quarter:
2016 Q4 - 2017 Q1
Last 12 Months:
2016 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 2 Years:
2015 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 5 Years:
2012 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Last 10 Years:
2007 Q1 - 2017 Q1
Since 2000:
2000 Q1 - 2017 Q1
20.02% 1.06% 3 2
* 10 is highest

Rent & Ownership


Average Market Rent:
$1,267 / per month

Homeownership Rate

Owners 84.96
Renters 15.04
Vacant 4.33

Housing Market Details


Age of Homes

2000 or Newer 12.7
1970 - 1999 54.3
1940 - 1969 26.9
1939 or Older 6.0

Types of Homes

Single-Family 70.8
Townhomes 12.8
Small Apt. Buildings 7.8
Apt. Complexes 8.2
Mobile Homes 0.4
Other 0.0

Home Size

No Bedroom 0.35
1 Bedroom 6.78
2 Bedrooms 18.93
3 Bedrooms 27.64
4 Bedrooms 32.33
5 or more bedrooms 13.96