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Fulton County, Illinois


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Statistics & Facts

The Illinois state capital is Springfield.
The population of Avon is approximately 1,000 (2000), 799 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 418 (1990), 338 (2010).
The amount of land area in Avon is 1.147 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Avon to Washington DC is 746 miles.
The distance to the Illinois state capital is 74 miles. (as the crow flies)
Avon is positioned 40.66 degrees north of the equator and 90.43 degrees west of the prime meridian.

History & History Related Items

Here is a history page for Avon.

the town was first known as Woodsville, then Woodstock and finally Avon when the postmaster renamed the town on 4 April 1852.
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Avon Schools

Avon Unit School District #76
320 Wood Street
Avon, IL 61415
Phone: 309-465-3708 Avon


The population of Avon was:
1864 - 900
1990 - 957
2000 - 1,000

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