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Avon, Alabama
Location of Avon in Houston County, Alabama.
Location of Avon in Houston County, Alabama.
Country United States
State Alabama
County Houston
Area
 • Total 2.37 sq mi (6.14 km2)
 • Land 2.36 sq mi (6.12 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.02 km2)
Elevation
256 ft (78 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 465
 • Density 196.78/sq mi (75.97/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP Code
36312
Area code(s) 334
FIPS code 01-03364
GNIS feature ID 0113308

Avon is a town in Houston County, Alabama, United States. It incorporated in January 1957. It is part of the Dothan, Alabama Metropolitan Statistical Area. As of the 2010 census, the population of the town was 543, its highest to date, up from 466 in 2000.

Geography

Avon is located at 31°11′22″N 85°16′45″W / 31.18944°N 85.27917°W / 31.18944; -85.27917 (31.189409, -85.279156).

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 2.7 square miles (7.0 km2), of which 2.6 square miles (6.7 km2) is land and 0.38% is water.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1960 132
1970 374 183.3%
1980 433 15.8%
1990 462 6.7%
2000 466 0.9%
2010 543 16.5%
2020 465 −14.4%
U.S. Decennial Census
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