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Population (year 2000): 35,883. Estimated population in July 2005: 66,706 (+85.9% change)
Males: 18,155 (50.6%), Females: 17,728 (49.4%)

Maricopa County

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Median resident age: 29.0 years
Median household income: $49,153 (year 2000)
Median house value: $129,200 (year 2000)

Avondale, AZ residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Avondale:

  • Hispanic (46.2%)
  • White Non-Hispanic (44.5%)
  • Other race (24.3%)
  • Black (5.2%)
  • Two or more races (3.9%)
  • American Indian (2.0%)
  • Filipino (0.5%)
(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: German (10.1%), Irish (8.2%), English (6.4%), United States (4.6%), Italian (3.1%), French (1.9%).Arizona

Elevation: 974 feet

Land area: 41.3 square miles

Avondale,

For population 25 years and over in Avondale

  • High school or higher: 71.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 26.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Avondale city

  • Never married: 26.6%
  • Now married: 59.2%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 3.6%
  • Divorced: 8.4%

17.1% Foreign born (14.0% Latin America, 1.7% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: +18,331 (+104.4%).


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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: AZ Glendale, (11.8 miles )

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: AZ Phoenix, (17.2 miles )

Nearest cities: Park, AZ (3.9 miles Litchfield AZ (4.1 miles Tolleson, AZ Goodyear, (7.3 miles AZ (9.3 miles Youngtown, Mirage, AZ El (10.1 miles City, AZ Sun (11.3 miles AZ Glendale, (11.8 miles AZ Peoria, (14.2 miles


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 512 buildings, average cost: $89,400
  • 1997: 770 buildings, average cost: $78,100
  • 1998: 1359 buildings, average cost: $77,200
  • 1999: 997 buildings, average cost: $76,200
  • 2000: 1286 buildings, average cost: $79,400
  • 2001: 2310 buildings, average cost: $103,100
  • 2002: 2044 buildings, average cost: $148,800
  • 2003: 1221 buildings, average cost: $155,200
  • 2004: 2243 buildings, average cost: $179,600

Latitude: 33.45 N, Longitude: 112.32 W

Avondale, Arizona business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (16.4%), Manufacturing (14.1%), Retail trade (10.2%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: -10,210 (-28.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,805 (11.4%)

Crime in Avondale (2000):
  • 1 murder (3.0 per 100,000)
  • 6 rapes (18.2 per 100,000)
  • 37 robberies (112.2 per 100,000)
  • 110 assaults (333.7 per 100,000)
  • 461 burglaries (1398.3 per 100,000)
  • 1,209 thefts (3667.2 per 100,000)
  • 232 auto thefts (703.7 per 100,000)
  • crime index = 378.1 (higher means more crime, US average = 328.1)

Average climate in Avondale, Arizona

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Avondale,

Avondale-area historical tornado activity is significantly above Arizona state average. It is 76% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/14/1971, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 3.1 miles away from the Avondale city center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 10/3/1968, a category 2 tornado 6.6 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.


Hospitals/medical centers near Avondale:
  • MARYVALE HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 11 miles; PHOENIX, AZ)
  • WALTER O BOSWELL MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 11 miles; SUN CITY, AZ)
  • HEALTHSOUTH VALLEY OF THE SUN (about 14 miles; GLENDALE, AZ)

Political contributions by individuals in Avondale, AZ

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Avondale:
  • LUKE AFB (about 7 miles; GLENDALE, AZ; ID: LUF)
  • PHOENIX SKY HARBOR INTL (about 22 miles; PHOENIX, AZ; ID: PHX)
  • WILLIAMS GATEWAY (about 48 miles; PHOENIX, AZ; ID: IWA)
Other public-use airports nearest to Avondale:
  • PHOENIX GOODYEAR (about 5 miles; GOODYEAR, AZ; ID: GYR)
  • GLENDALE MUNICIPAL (about 5 miles; GLENDALE, AZ; ID: GEU)
  • PHOENIX DEER VALLEY (about 24 miles; PHOENIX, AZ; ID: DVT)

Amtrak stations near Avondale:
  • 16 miles: PHOENIX NORTHWEST (PHOENIX, 8101 BLACK CANYON FWY.) - Bus Station. Services: public payphones, call for taxi service.
  • 17 miles: PHOENIX (401 W. HARRISON ST.) - Bus Station. Services: ticket office, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, paid long-term parking, taxi stand.
Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2004)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Sewerage 11 $43,638 $47,605 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 12 $36,859 $36,859 0 $0
Water Supply 17 $63,258 $44,652 0 $0
Local Libraries 4 $14,889 $44,667 5 $9,237
Other and Unallocable 15 $52,366 $41,892 0 $0
Police Protection - Officers 75 $350,106 $56,016 0 $0
Financial Administration 22 $87,894 $47,942 1 $1,419
Other Government Administration 41 $201,228 $58,896 0 $0
Judicial and Legal 8 $25,924 $38,886 0 $0
Police - Other 21 $75,861 $43,349 0 $0
Firefighters 31 $157,249 $60,870 20 $2,320
Fire - Other 16 $32,088 $24,066 0 $0
Streets and Highways 31 $142,334 $55,097 0 $0
Welfare 14 $41,550 $35,614 0 $0
Solid Waste Management 18 $57,225 $38,150 0 $0
Totals for Government 336 $1,382,468 $49,373 26 $12,976
Colleges/Universities in Avondale:
  • ESTRELLA MOUNTAIN COMMUNITY COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 1,873; Location: 3000 N DYSART RD; Public; Website: www.emc.maricopa.edu)
  • MARICOPA BEAUTY COLLEGE (FT enrollment: 73; Location: 515 W WESTERN AVE; Private, for-profit)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Avondale:
  • GLENDALE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 13 miles; GLENDALE, AZ; Full-time enrollment: 9,981)
  • GRAND CANYON UNIVERSITY (about 14 miles; PHOENIX, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,207)
  • UNIVERSAL TECHNICAL INSTITUTE INC (about 14 miles; PHOENIX, AZ; FT enrollment: 2,091)
  • ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY-WEST (about 16 miles; Glendale, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,334)
  • PHOENIX COLLEGE (about 17 miles; PHOENIX, AZ; FT enrollment: 5,911)
  • DEVRY INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY (about 17 miles; PHOENIX, AZ; FT enrollment: 3,165)
  • UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX-ONLINE CAMPUS (about 20 miles; PHOENIX, AZ; FT enrollment: 14,783)
Public high schools in Avondale:
  • WESTVIEW HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 2,385; Location: 10850 W. GARDEN LAKES PARKWAY; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • AGUA FRIA HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,678; Location: 530 E. RILEY DR.; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • ESTRELLA HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 471; Location: 510 N. CENTRAL; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • AGUA FRIA HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 407; Location: 530 E. RILEY; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • PPEP TEC - 'LITO' PENA LEARNING CENTER (Students: 70; Location: 725 N. CENTRAL AVENUE 113; Grades: 09 - 12)
  • NORTH STAR CHARTER SCHOOL, INC. (Students: 45; Location: 2517 N. 107TH AVENUE; Grades: 09 - 12)
Biggest public primary/middle schools in Avondale:
  • GARDEN LAKES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 1,129; Location: 10825 W. GARDEN LAKES PARKWAY; Grades: PK - 08)
  • AVONDALE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 934; Location: 1406 N. CENTRAL AVE.; Grades: 07 - 08)
  • COLLIER ELEMENTARY (Students: 922; Location: 350 S. 118TH AVENUE; Grades: KG - 08)
  • AVONDALE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 905; Location: 45 W. 3RD AVENUE; Grades: PK - 02)
  • CORTE SIERRA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 883; Location: 3300 N. SANTE FE TRAIL; Grades: KG - 06)
  • CANYON BREEZE ELEMENTARY (Students: 781; Location: 11675 W. ENCANT BLVD; Grades: KG - 08)
  • RANCHO SANTA FE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 697; Location: 2150 N RANCHO SANTA FE; Grades: KG - 08)
  • RIO VISTA ELEMENTARY (Students: 630; Location: 10237 W ENCANTO BLVD; Grades: PK - 08)
  • LATTIE COOR SCHOOL (Students: 582; Location: 220 W LA CANADA BLVD; Grades: 05 - 06)
  • JWJ ACADEMY - AVONDALE (Students: 127; Location: 200 NORTH DYSART ROAD 104 & 10; Grades: KG - 12)
Library in Avondale:
  • AVONDALE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $378,510; Location: 328 WEST WESTERN AVENUE; 29,759 books; 292 audio materials; 394 video materials; 70 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Avondale: Avondale Substation (A), Phoenix International Raceway (B), Avondale Town Hall (C).

Cemeteries: Holy Cross Cemetery (1), Litchfield Cemetery (2).

Rivers: Agua Fria River (A), Salt River (B).

Parks in Avondale include: Estrella Mountain Regional Park (1), Avondale City Park (2), Mountain View Park (3), Cashion Community Park (4).

Post offices: Cashion Post Office (A), Avondale Post Office (B).


Avondale compared to Arizona state average:
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
  • Population density below state average for cities.
Strongest AM radio stations in Avondale:
  • KPXQ (1360 AM; 50 kW; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: COMMON GROUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMYL (1190 AM; 5 kW; TOLLESON, AZ; Owner: INTERSTATE B/C SYSTEM OF AZ, INC.)
  • KXEM (1010 AM; 15 kW; TOLLESON, AZ; Owner: JAMES CRYSTAL ENTERPRISES OF PHOENIX, INC.)
  • KFNX (1100 AM; 50 kW; CAVE CREEK, AZ; Owner: NORTH AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KMIA (710 AM; 50 kW; BLACK CANYON CITY, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KMIK (1580 AM; 50 kW; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KGME (910 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KASA (1540 AM; 10 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KASA RADIO HOGAR, INC.)
  • KFNN (1510 AM; 22 kW; MESA, AZ; Owner: CRC BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KFYI (550 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KTAR (620 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KPHX (1480 AM; 5 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: CONTINENTAL BROADCASTING CORP. OF ARIZONA, INC.)
  • KXEG (1280 AM; 3 kW; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: MORTENSON BROADCASTING COMPANY OF ARIZONA, LLC)
Strongest FM radio stations in Avondale:
  • K220GO (91.9 FM; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KLNZ (103.5 FM; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: ENTRAVISION HOLDINGS, LLC)
  • KBAQ (89.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: MARICOPA COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KMLE (107.9 FM; CHANDLER, AZ; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KSLX-FM (100.7 FM; SCOTTSDALE, AZ; Owner: CACTUS RADIO, INC.)
  • KKLT (98.7 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KZON (101.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KKFR (92.3 FM; GLENDALE, AZ; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KESZ (99.9 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KOMR (106.3 FM; SUN CITY, AZ; Owner: HBC LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KOOL-FM (94.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KNIX-FM (102.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KUPD (97.9 FM; TEMPE, AZ; Owner: TEMPE RADIO, INC.)
  • KJZZ (91.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: MARICOPA COUNTY COMM. COLLEGE DIST.)
  • KFLR-FM (90.3 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYOT-FM (95.5 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • KMXP (96.9 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K240CV (95.9 FM; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: ZORBA RESOURCES, INC.)
  • KZZP (104.7 FM; MESA, AZ; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDKB (93.3 FM; MESA, AZ; Owner: MESA RADIO, INC.)
TV broadcast stations around Avondale:
  • KAET (Channel 8; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: ARIZONA BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • K43GV (Channel 43; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: TELEVISION APOGEO DE PHOENIX, LLC)
  • KPHO-TV (Channel 5; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KTVK (Channel 3; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KTVK, INC.)
  • KPPX (Channel 51; TOLLESON, AZ; Owner: AMERICA 51, L.P.)
  • KUTP (Channel 45; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: FOX TELEVISION STATIONS, INC.)
  • KPNX (Channel 12; MESA, AZ; Owner: MULTIMEDIA HOLDINGS CORPORATION)
  • KSAZ-TV (Channel 10; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KSAZ LICENSE, INC.)
  • K55EH (Channel 55; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KAZT, L.L.C.)
  • KASW (Channel 61; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KASW-TV, INC.)
  • KNXV-TV (Channel 15; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: SCRIPPS HOWARD BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTVW-TV (Channel 33; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: KTVW LICENSE PARTNERSHIP, G.P.)
  • K53GF (Channel 53; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: SPANISH INDEPENDENT BROADCAST NETWORK, LLC)
  • KDRX-CA (Channel 48; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: NBC TELEMUNDO PHOENIX, INC.)
  • KFPH-CA (Channel 39; PHOENIX, AZ; Owner: TELEFUTURA PARTNERSHIP OF PHOENIX)

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