Avon Alabama

Avon Alabama

Location of Avon Alabama in Houston County, Alabama

Avon is a town in Houston County. It incorporated in January 1957.

As of the 2010 census, the population of the town was 543, its highest to date, up from 466 in 2000.

Avon is located near the geographic center of Houston County

U.S. Route 84 passes through Avon, leading west 7 miles  to the center of Dothan Alabama and southeast 14 miles to the Georgia state line at the Chattahoochee River

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 2.7 square miles. The racial makeup of the town was 94.42% White, 4.29% Black or African American, 0.21% Native American, and 1.07% from two or more races. 0.43% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.