Avon, NC Profile: Facts & Data


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Avon, North Carolina - Basic Facts

The Avon Census Designated Place had a population of 767 as of July 1, 2018. Avon ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in North Carolina. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Avon is located at latitude 35.3368 and longitude -75.5118 in Dare County. The formal boundaries for the Avon Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.36 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Dare County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 3 feet.

The Avon Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2628612) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Avon Census Designated Place is located within , a minor civil division (MCD) of Dare County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Avon: Kinnakeet.

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Avon, NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 767
Population in Households 767
Population in Familes 572
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 326
Diversity Index3 17


Median Household Income $43,633
Average Household Income $61,532
Per Capita Income $28,333


Total Housing Units 1,649 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 246 (14.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 109 ( 6.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,293 (78.4%)
Median Home Value $295,930
Average Home Value $370,040


Total Households 356
Average Household Size 2.15
Family Households 221
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.14% 0.05%
Households -0.14% 0.06%
Families -0.48% -0.09%
Median Household Income   1.76%
Per Capita Income   2.07%

Avon, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Avon to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 487 34th
Population Density # 552 25th
Diversity Index # 674 9th
Median Household Income # 362 51st
Per Capita Income # 210 72nd

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