Avon is a very small city located in the state of Minnesota. With a population of 1,436 people and just one neighborhood, Avon is the 299th largest community in Minnesota.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Avon, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 39.33% of Avon’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Avon is a city of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Avon who work in office and administrative support (15.17%), sales jobs (9.49%) and teaching (5.67%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Avon is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Avon’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Being a small city, Avon does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.