Avondale Estates, Georgia

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Avondale Estates, Georgia

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High Points

Avondale Estates strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Georgia):

Category Trophy
Well-Paid Single Women
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Top 1% trophy Avondale Estates Well-Paid Single Women
College Educated Adults
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Top 1% trophy Avondale Estates College Educated Adults
Well-Paid Single Men
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Top 2% trophy Avondale Estates Well-Paid Single Men
Median Family Income
(vs. Peers)
Top 3% trophy Avondale Estates Median Family Income
People in Middle Class or Better
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Top 5% trophy Avondale Estates People in Middle Class or Better
Public Transportation Use
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Top 5% trophy Avondale Estates Public Transportation Use
Low Rate of Poverty
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Top 6% Avondale Estates Low Rate of Poverty

Comparative Profile of Avondale Estates, Georgia

Comparing Avondale Estates to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Georgia (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Well-Paid Single Women 10 10
Well-Paid Single Men 10 10
Female Share of the Population 10 9
Age of the Population 9 10
Racial Diversity 8 2
Senior Citizens 8 10
Children Under 5 Years Old 5 2
Male Share of the Population 1 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 4 7
Average Household Size 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 10 10
Median Family Income 10 10
People in Middle Class or Better 10 10
People Above Poverty 10 10

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 10 10
Working at Home 9 10
Walking and Biking to Work 8 8
Short Commute Times 3 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Living Alone 8 8
Housing Recently Built 4 1
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 3 3
Affordability of Property Taxes 2 1
Affordability of Rents 1 1
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 1 1

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Avondale Estates Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 7 miles E of Atlanta, Georgia
County De Kalb
Metro Area Atlanta
Standard Zip Codes 30002
Phone Area Codes 404
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 33.771
Longitude -84.267

Avondale Estates Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 13.5 miles
Jan Temp 34 to 52 F
Apr Temp 50 to 73 F
Jul Temp 71 to 89 F
Oct Temp 53 to 73 F
Annual Precip 50.2 inches
Distance 15.9 miles
Jan Temp 29 to 50 F
Apr Temp 45 to 71 F
Jul Temp 67 to 88 F
Oct Temp 47 to 72 F
Annual Precip 51.8 inches
Distance 23.4 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 52 F
Apr Temp 48 to 74 F
Jul Temp 68 to 91 F
Oct Temp 49 to 74 F
Annual Precip 49.1 inches
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Avondale Estates Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 2,609 100%
Male 1,169 44.8%
Female 1,440 55.2%
Under 18 444 17%
18+ 2,165 83%
65+ 517 19.8%
Median Age 42.9
Average Family Size 2.68
White 2,316 88.8%
African-American 225 8.6%
Asian 27 1%
American Indian & Alaskan 4 0.2%
Other 7 0.3%
Mixed Race 30 1.1%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 40 1.5%

Estimated Avondale Estates Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 2,623
Growth 14
Growth % 0.5%

Avondale Estates Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
English 19.1%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 13.8%
German 10.5%
Irish 9.7%
US/American 8.7%
Italian 6%
Scotch-Irish 5.9%
British 4.7%
Scottish 3.9%
European 2.5%
Brazilian 1.9%
Lebanese 1.7%
Swedish 1.4%
Northern European 1.3%
Norwegian 0.8%
African 0.8%
Dutch 0.8%
Polish 0.8%
French (except Basque) 0.7%
Slovak 0.5%
Eastern European 0.5%
Ukrainian 0.4%
Jamaican 0.4%
Portuguese 0.4%
Russian 0.4%
Welsh 0.4%
Hungarian 0.4%
Czech 0.3%
Romanian 0.3%
Lithuanian 0.3%
Belgian 0.2%
Austrian 0.2%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Avondale Estates, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Avondale Est (30002)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Avondale Estates 2,609 $92,341
Atlanta 416,474 $37,231
Chamblee 9,552 $38,125
Clarkston 7,231 $38,056
Decatur 18,147 $65,064
Pine Lake 621 $35,313
Stone Mountain 7,145 $40,888
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Avondale Estates High Schools (2004)

Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 1,054 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 16.7

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