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Avondale, Colorado - Basic Facts

Avondale is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Avondale Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Pueblo County at latitude 38.2375 and longitude -104.3511. Pueblo County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 4,557 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Avondale Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.18 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Avondale: Forest Park.

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Avondale, CO Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 642
Population in Households 642
Population in Familes 536
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 543
Diversity Index2 65


Total Households 228
Average Household Size 2.82
Family Households 156
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 277 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 157 (56.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 71 (25.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 49 (17.7%)
Median Home Value $136,429
Average Home Value $156,761


Median Household Income $46,304
Average Household Income $56,758
Per Capita Income $21,426
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -1.14% -0.5%
Households -0.91% -0.44%
Families -2.0% -0.65%
Median Household Income   2.29%
Per Capita Income   2.8%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Avondale, CO - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Avondale to the other 458 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Colorado by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 257 44th
Population Density1 # 270 41st
Diversity Index2 # 76 84th
Median Household Income # 279 39th
Per Capita Income # 359 22nd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Colorado Census Data Comparison Tool.