Avoca Information

Avoca Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Avoca, IA

General Avoca Information

State: Iowa

County: Pottawattamie County

Close cities: Shelby, IA, Harlan, IA, Avoca, IA, Persia, IA, Walnut, IA, Hancock, IA, Tennant, IA

Avoca Population (census data)
Total 1,508 (-5.7% since 2000)
Male 730 (48.4%)
Female 778 (51.6%)

Population Density: 778 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 76.3 (US Avg is 100)

Avoca Elevation: 1,190 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1874

Land Area: 1.94 square miles

Median Household Income: $48,591

Zip Codes: 51521.

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Avoca Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (98.0%)
  • Hispanic (1.4%)
  • Two or more races (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (42.5%)
  • Irish (13.7%)
  • Danish (12.4%)
  • English (8.1%)
  • United States (6.0%)
  • French (3.5%)

Avoca School Information

High Schools
A-H-S-T High School (768 South Maple, Avoca, IA, 51521 - A-H-S-T Community School District District)
Elementary Schools
A-H-S-T Elementary School (412 N Chestnut, Avoca, IA, 51521 - A-H-S-T Community School District District)

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