This "family-focused community" of about 7,000 people, is located in eastern Hendricks County about five miles west of the state capital of Indianapolis and the I-465. Three other major interstates (I-65, I-70 and I-74) are nearby as well. The Indianapolis International Airport is about eight miles from Avon. Chicago, about 170 miles away, is an ideal weekend getaway. Avon, Indiana was created conveniently at the intersection of U.S. 36 and S.R. 267. Since the town was incorporated in 1996, Avon has attracted many insurance, accounting and real estate businesses as well as retail outlets. Many of these retailers are situated along U.S. 36.
Avon Community School Corporation serves the educational needs of over 4,800 students, in a public school system boasting some of the state's top schools. Kingsway Christian School offers private education to pre-kindergarteners to eighth-graders. Several colleges and universities are within 20 miles from town. Residents pursue recreational activities at Avon Town Park, Washington Township Community Park, Eagle Creek Park and over five 18-hole golf courses in the surrounding area. A recreational center and a softball park in town are also favorite spots.
Real estate options in Avon, Indiana include: single-family detached homes, estate properties, condominiums, townhouses and land lots. The excellent public school system, economy and recreational facilities of Avon, Indiana all contribute to its booming growth and community spirit.
Avon, Indiana's real estate market is dominated by an extensive selection of single-family detached homes. Standard three and four bedroom homes are priced starting from the low-$100,000s. Large estate properties, with spas, multiple fireplaces, and waterfront and spacious lots start in the high $200,000s and range up to more than $1 million. Prices start from below $100,000 to the high $100,000s for condominiums and townhouses in Avon, Indiana. Numerous land and lots are also available for custom development.
Avon Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of April 14th, 2014: homes priced around $188,983 compared to $195,699 the previous week, showing a decrease of less than -4%. For Friday, April 18th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.32%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.36%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.65%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 4.08%. You can calculate your mortgage rate with our mortgage calculators. Get local info and homes for sale in Avon IN. View active real estate listings for different types of properties including new homes, houses for sale, foreclosures, short sales, and price reduced listings. Find information and property resources including prices of recently sold homes, neighborhood information, crime stats, home values, and schools in Avon to help you find the best home!