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Avon Lake

Avon Lake, Ohio

  •   State: 
    Lorain County
    Avon Lake
      County FIPS: 
    41°30′6″N 82°0′23″W
      Area total: 
    11.13 sq mi (28.83 km²)
      Area land: 
    11.13 sq mi (28.83 km²)
      Area water: 
    0.00 sq mi (0.00 km²)
    600 ft (185 m)
  •   Latitude: 
      Dman name cbsa: 
    Cleveland-Elyria, OH
    Eastern Standard Time (EST) UTC-5:00; Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) UTC-4:00
      ZIP codes: 

    Avon Lake, Lorain County, Ohio, United States

  •   Population: 
      Population density: 
    2,264.69 residents per square mile of area (874.44/km²)
      Household income: 
      Unemployment rate: 
  •   Sales taxes: 
      Income taxes: 

Avon Lake is a city in Lorain County, Ohio, United States, located on Lake Erie 17 miles west of Cleveland. The population was 25,206 at the 2020 Census. It is part of the Cleveland-Elyria, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area. Avon Lake was first settled in the 17th century and was, along with Avon, Bay Village, and Westlake, inhabited by the Erie. The Lenape and Wyandot migrated into the area in 1700. The first European settlement in the area was founded in 1786 by Moravian missionaries. The city has a total area of 11.13 square miles (28.8 km²) According to the 2010 census, the city is located at 41°306N 82°023W (41.501595, -82.006309). In 1960, Avon lake was granted the status of a city. It became a qualified Tree City USA as recognized by the National Arbor Day Foundation in 1993. In 2000, there were 8,900 households, of which 34.3% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 60.0% were married couples living together, and 11.2% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The median age in the city was 41.9 years, and the gender makeup was 48.7% male and 517% female. In the city, the average household size was 2.53 and the average family size was 3.05.


Avon Lake was first settled in the 17th century and was, along with Avon, Bay Village, and Westlake, inhabited by the Erie. The Lenape and Wyandot migrated into the area in 1700. The first European settlement in the area was founded in 1786 by Moravian missionaries. Avon Lake became a qualified Tree City USA as recognized by the National Arbor Day Foundation in 1993. It was originally part of the Avon Township, and also part of Cuyahoga County. In 1822, it became part of Lorain County. Then, in 1915, this part of Avon was separated from the rest of the township to form the Township ofAvon. In 1960, Avon lake was granted the status of a city. It is located in the U.S. state of Ohio and is located on the Ohio Turnpike, which connects to the New York Turnpikedway and the New Jersey Turnpikes. It has a population of about 6,000. The town is located at the junction of Lake and Moore Roads, near the intersection of the Ohio and New York State Turnpways, and is about 30 miles south of Cleveland. It also has a number of lakeshores, which are used for fishing and other activities by local residents. The city's name is derived from the word "avon" which means "lake" or "lake". It is also known as "Avon Township" by petition in 1824, and as "Lorain County" in 1822.


Avon Lake is located at 41°306N 82°023W (41.501595, -82.006309).According to the 2010 census, the city has a total area of 11.13 square miles (28.8 km²), all land. The city is located on Lake Erie. It has a population of 2,816. The town is located in the town of Avon, which is in Lake County, New York. It is the site of the Avon Lake Airport. The airport is one of the largest airports in the U.S., with a capacity of more than 1,000,000 passengers. It also has the largest airport in New York City, with a total capacity of over 1,200,000. The lake is home to the city's airport, as well as the airport's airport and airport terminal. It lies on the shores of Lake Erie, and the city is on the shore of Lake Huron. It was founded in 1838, and was named after the town's founder, William A. Avon. Its population was 2,716 in 1841, and grew to 2,917 in 1851. It had a population in 1852, and it is now 2,961. It sits on the eastern shore of the lake, and is the location of the airport, the airport and the airport. In 1851, the town was called "Avon", and in 1854, it was renamed "Avoron".


As of the census of 2010, there were 22,581 people, 8,900 households, and 6,321 families residing in the city. Of the city's population over the age of 25, 49.3% hold a bachelor's degree or higher. The average household size was 2.70 and the average family size was 3.05. The median income for a household in theCity was $65,988. The per capita income for the city was $32,336. About 3.0% of families and 4.6% of the population were below the poverty line, including 1.3 of those under 18 and 7.3 of those age 65 or over. The racial makeup of the city is 97.31% White, 0.45% African American, 0,16% Native American, 0.96% Asian, 0.25% from other races, and 0.83% from two or more races. The city is located on the U.S.-Mexico border and is located near the border of the state of New Mexico. The population was 18,145 at the 2000 census, with 6,711 people living in the City. The 2010 census estimates the city has a population of 22,500, with 8,934 people living the City as of the 2010 census. The City's population is expected to grow to 22,000 by the end of the decade, with a population growth rate of 1.7%.


The district was awarded the status of Excellent with Distinction by the Ohio Department of Education for 8 years in a row. In 2015, Avon Lake High School was listed 170th in the country in Newsweek's Top 500 U.S. High Schools with a graduation rate of 100% and a 95.9% college-bound rate. There is also a Catholic parochial school, St. Joseph's, that offers grades Kindergarten through 8. There are four public elementary schools: Eastview Elementary School, Redwood Elementary, Westview Elementary, and Erieview Elementary. The district also has three upper-level schools: Troy Intermediate School, Learwood Middle School, and AvonLake High School. The school district is part of Avon, Ohio, which is in the Cuyahoga County Board of Education. The city's schools are part of the Avon City School District, which was formed in the 1950s. It is the largest school district in the state, with more than 2,000 students in grades 7-12. It also has a high school that was ranked 170th out of the Top 500 High Schools in the United States by Newsweek in 2015. It was ranked No. 170 in the nation for high school graduation rates in 2014 and 2015, with a 100% graduation rate and 95.8% college bound rate. The high school is located in the city's central business district, near the Ohio Turnpike and the Ohio State University campus. It has four elementary schools and one middle school.


Avon Lake is host to a number of industrial companies, including facilities for Lubrizol, Ford Motor Company, PolyOne Corporation, Western Enterprises, and Reliant Energy. The lake is home to the Avon Lake Airport, which is located on the lake's eastern shore. The airport is one of the largest airports in the state, with a capacity of more than 1.5 million people. It is also home to a large number of oil refineries, refineries and refineries. The town has a population of about 6,000. It was once known as Avon, but the name was changed to Avon after the lake was first used in the 19th century. It has been the site of several major accidents, including the collapse of Avon Airport in the 1950s and 1960s. It also is the birthplace of the town's mayor, who was killed in a car crash in the 1960s, and the mayor's son, who died in the same year, as well as several other prominent figures in the community. The area is now home to more than 2,000 people, many of whom live in and around the town of Avan Lake. The city's population has grown over the years, with the majority of people living there since the early 1900s, when the area was first developed. It now has a GDP of about $1.5 billion. The Lake's population is around 6,500 people, with most of its residents living in or near the town center.


Approximately 220 acres (0.9 km²) is designated for parks and playgrounds. Avon Lake operates six community parks: Bleser Park, Miller Road Park, Veterans Memorial Park, Weiss Field, Walker Road Park and Bicentennial Park. The city also operates the Ellen Trivanovich Aquatic Center, which was rebuilt in 2010. The new facility includes a splash ground, lazy river, regulation lanes, three water slides, and zero-depth entry. The facility is open to residents and guests of residents. The city enforces a curfew, for ages 12 and under: 10:00pm. For ages 13 to 15: 11:00 pm, and for ages 16 to 17: 1:00am. The curfew is in effect for ages 13 and under, and ages 16 and under for ages 15 and over. The Aquatic Centre is open for residents and guest of residents, and is open until 1:30am. It is open year-round to the public, with no admission fees or fees for non-residents. It was built in 2010, and includes a lazy river and a water slide, as well as regulation lanes and a zero- depth entry. It also has a playground, with regulation lanes for adults and children. It has a curfew of 10:30pm, and a curfew for children under 12, which is in place for ages 11 and under. The water slides are open to all ages, and there is no admission fee for the lazy river.


The Avon Lake Public Library was established in January 1931. The first book purchased for the collection was Penrod by Booth Tarkington. Today, the library circulates over 620,000 items with a general fund of $2.9 million. The library is located at the center of the village, which has a population of about 2,000. The public can visit the library's website at: or call the library at 1-800-273-8255. For confidential support call the Samaritans on 08457 90 90 90 or visit a local Samaritans branch, see for details. In the U.S. call the National Suicide Prevention Line at 1 (800) 273-TALK (8255) or visit For support in the UK, call the Salvation Army at 08457 909090 or click here.

Air Quality, Water Quality, Superfund Sites & UV Index

The Air Quality index is in Avon Lake, Lorain County, Ohio = 52.1. These Air Quality index is based on annual reports from the EPA. Higher values are better (100=best). The number of ozone alert days is used as an indicator of air quality, as are the amounts of seven pollutants including particulates, carbon monoxide, sulfur dioxide, lead, and volatile organic chemicals. The Water Quality Index is 20. A measure of the quality of an area’s water supply as rated by the EPA. Higher values are better (100=best). The EPA has a complex method of measuring the watershed quality, using 15 indicators such as pollutants, turbidity, sediments, and toxic discharges. The Superfund Sites Index is 20. Higher is better (100=best). Based upon the number and impact of EPA Superfund pollution sites in the county, including spending on the cleanup efforts. The UV Index in Avon Lake = 3.3 and is a measure of an area's exposure to the sun's ultraviolet rays. This is most often a combination of sunny weather, altitude, and latitude. The UV Index has been defined by the WHO ( and is uniform worldwide.


The most recent city population of 25,206 individuals with a median age of 39.8 age the population grows by 35.76% in Avon Lake, Lorain County, Ohio population since 2000 and are distributed over a density of 2,264.69 residents per square mile of area (874.44/km²). There are average 2.66 people per household in the 9,244 households with an average household income of $74,194 a year. The unemployment rate in Alabama is 10.50% of the available work force and has dropped -3.77% over the most recent 12-month period and the projected change in job supply over the next decade based on migration patterns, economic growth, and other factors will increase by 21.96%. The number of physicians in Avon Lake per 100,000 population = 145.1.


The annual rainfall in Avon Lake = 36.7 inches and the annual snowfall = 43.3 inches. The annual number of days with measurable precipitation (over .01 inch) = 135. The average number of days per year that are predominantly sunny = 164. 85 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily high temperature for the month of July and 19.1 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily low temperature for the month of January. The Comfort Index (higher=better) is 48, where higher values mean a more pleasant climate. The Comfort Index measure recognizes that humidity by itself isn't the problem. (Have you noticed nobody ever complains about the weather being 'cold and humid?) It's in the summertime that we notice the humidity the most, when it's hot and muggy. Our Comfort Index uses a combination of afternoon summer temperature and humidity to closely predict the effect that the humidity will have on people.

Median Home Cost

The percentage of housing units in Avon Lake, Lorain County, Ohio which are owned by the occupant = 82.02%. A housing unit is a house, apartment, mobile home, or room occupied as separate living quarters. The average age of homes = 22 years with median home cost = $202,260 and home appreciation of 7.30%. This is the value of the years most recent home sales data. Its important to note that this is not the average (or arithmetic mean). The median home price is the middle value when you arrange all the sales prices of homes from lowest to highest. This is a better indicator than the average, because the median is not changed as much by a few unusually high or low values. The property tax rate of $11.21 shown here is the rate per $1,000 of home value. If for simplification for example the tax rate is $14.00 and the home value is $250,000, the property tax would be $14.00 x ($250,000/1000), or $3500. This is the 'effective' tax rate.


The local school district spends $5,579 per student. There are 17 students for each teacher in the school, 329 students for each Librarian and 390 students for each Counselor. 6.71% of the area’s population over the age of 25 with an Associate Degree or other 2-year college degree, 26.61% with a master’s degree, Ph.D. or other advanced college degree and 15.86% with high school diplomas or high school equivalency degrees (GEDs).

  • Avon Lake's population in Lorain County, Ohio of 3,380 residents in 1900 has increased 7,46-fold to 25,206 residents after 120 years, according to the official 2020 census.

    Approximately 51.20% female residents and 48.80% male residents live in Avon Lake, Lorain County, Ohio.

    As of 2020 in Avon Lake, Lorain County, Ohio are married and the remaining 31.64% are single population.

  • 27.5 minutes is the average time that residents in Avon Lake require for a one-way commute to work. A long commute can have different effects on health. A Gallup poll in the US found that in terms of mental health, long haul commuters are up to 12 percent more likely to experience worry, and ten percent less likely to feel well rested. The Gallup poll also found that of people who commute 61­–90 minutes each day, a whopping one third complained of neck and back pain, compared to less than a quarter of people who only spend ten minutes getting to work.

    89.01% of the working population which commute to work alone in their car, 5.57% of the working population which commutes to work in a carpool, 0.99% of the population that commutes using mass transit, including bus, light rail, subway, and ferry. 3.42% of the population that has their home as their principal place of work.

  • Of the total residential buildings in Avon Lake, Lorain County, Ohio, 82.02% are owner-occupied homes, another 13.57% are rented apartments, and the remaining 4.42% are vacant.

  • The 43.62% of the population in Avon Lake, Lorain County, Ohio who identify themselves as belonging to a religion are distributed among the following most diverse religions.

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