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People

Total Population 1,506
Male Share of the Population 51.1%
Female Share of the Population 48.9%
Senior Citizens 6.4%
Employed Population 16+ 854
Age of the Population 29

Families

% of people married 48%
Average household size 4

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 17.6%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $63,125
% Above Poverty Level 86.4%
% Below Poverty Level 13.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 21 minutes
% Working from Home 0.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work 6.9%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 19.6%
Median Gross Rent $1,208
Median House Value $228,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 77.5%
US/American 0%
English 3.1%
Irish 6.3%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Avondale Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 13 miles NW of Wilmington, Delaware (center to center)
Nearest Large City 34 miles W of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
County Chester
Standard Zip Codes 19311
Phone Area Codes 610
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.823
Longitude -75.783

Avondale Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station NEWARK UNIVERSITY FARM
Distance 11.2 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 42 F
Apr Temp 41 to 66 F
Jul Temp 65 to 88 F
Oct Temp 44 to 68 F
Annual Precip 45.3 inches
Station WEST CHESTER 2 NW
Distance 12.7 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 40 F
Apr Temp 40 to 63 F
Jul Temp 64 to 86 F
Oct Temp 42 to 66 F
Annual Precip 47.8 inches
Station HOPEWELL MORGANTOWN
Distance 24.3 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 37 F
Apr Temp 39 to 60 F
Jul Temp 62 to 83 F
Oct Temp 42 to 64 F
Annual Precip 48 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Atglen 1,469 $69,563
Kennett Square 6,117 $72,879

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Historic Avondale

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Street in Avondale between 1900 and 1906

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Street in Avondale between 1900 and 1906

Coal breaker no. 11 between 1890 and 1901

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