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Avondale
Jefferson Parish, Louisiana

ZipCodes
70094




Page Contents for Avondale, Louisiana

Statistics & Facts

Location

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The Louisiana state capital is Baton Rouge.
The population of Avondale is approximately 5,441 (2000), 4954 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 1,811 (2000), 1672 (2010).
The amount of land area in Avondale is 14.073 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Avondale is 5.45 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.899 sq kilometers.
The distance from Avondale to Washington DC is 1002 miles.
The distance to the Louisiana state capital is 68 miles. (as the crow flies)
Avondale is positioned 29.90 degrees north of the equator and 90.19 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Avondale elevation is 3 feet above sea level.
Avondale median income is $ 39,000 (2005).
The Avondale median home price is $ 78,900 (2005).

Location

in southeast Louisiana on the west bank of the Mississippi River about eleven miles from New Orleans and about seven miles from Metairie. Other nearby communities include Waggaman, Harahan, Bridge City, Elmwood, River Ridge, Westwego, Jefferson, Kenner, Gretna and Marrero.
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Avondale City Government

Avondale is a census designated place (CDP) and, as such, is governed by Jefferson Parish rather than a local government. The Parish seat is Gretna, Louisiana.

Avondale Chamber

Jefferson Chamber of Commerce
3421 N. Causeway Blvd, Ste 203
Metairie, LA 70002
Phone: 504-835-3880
Improving business, Improving Lives in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana

Avondale Organizations

Jefferson Chamber of Commerce
3421 N. Causeway Blvd, Ste 203
Metairie, LA 70002
Phone: 504-835-3880
Improving business, Improving Lives in Jefferson Parish, Louisiana Avondale

Miscellany

The population of Avondale was:
1990 - 5,813
2000 - 5,441

The number of housing units was:
1990 - 1,849
2000 - 1,811


Median age:
2000 - 33.1 years

Median household income:
2000 - $ 35,914
2005 - $ 39,000

Median house value:
2000 - $ 58,600
2005 - $ 78,900

Avondale is located in the Central Time Zone and does participate in daylight savings time during a portion of the year.


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