Avon is a very small village located in the state of New York. With a population of 3,282 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Avon is the 427th largest community in New York. Avon has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Avon is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Avon is a village of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Avon who work in management occupations (13.80%), office and administrative support (12.60%), and sales jobs (8.62%).
Overall, Avon’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
Being a small village, Avon does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
Avon is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 40.20% of adults in Avon have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Avon in 2018 was $31,951, which is middle income relative to New York, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $127,804 for a family of four. However, Avon contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Avon home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Avon residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Avon include German, Irish, Italian, English, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Avon is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Polish.