Life in Avondale, Arizona

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Are you thinking of moving or relocating to Avondale, Arizona? Would you like to know what the quality of life is like living in Avondale?
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Avondale experiences hot weather during the summer, when the region experiences temperatures that peak at ninety degrees, while the winter brings an average temperature of fifty degrees. July is the city's warmest month as compared to the rest of the year. The temperature at this time of the year average at one hundred degrees Fahrenheit. December on the other hand is ranked the coldest moth with thirty seven degrees. With an even distribution of rain through the year, Avondale records an average precipitation of 8.62 inches.
Avondale experiences a low crime rate as compared to the rest of Arizona as a state and the neighboring states as well. The city center takes a great brunt of the crimes recorded in this region, thereby making it the riskiest part of town.
West Thomas road, North Dysart road and west Rancho Santa Fe are the neighborhoods that are of the lowest crime records. Most of these are crimes that are reported are those against property including home burglary. Violent crimes in general are pretty low.
The city is that of a modest population that allows mingling among the dwellers with a lot of ease. This kind of environment creates a situation where people feel like they are all neighbors, and also creates a sort of friendliness that even the visitors to the city can notice as soon as they set foot into this beautiful city. The ethnicity in the city has a representation of every culture. As per the last census, the city of Avondale had fifty percent of its population being of the Hispanic roots while thirty nine percent were non Hispanic white. The rest of the population has representations of African Americans, Asians and Pacific Islanders.
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Avondale has established retail shops and shopping malls that have ensured that shopping is an experience that the people here enjoy. They offer the best services and goods as well.
The city has a number of good restaurants that one can visit for an evening out or when just passing by through town. The Flavors of Louisiana is a favorite with the locals and tourists alike.The city has a good network of public schools. This makes access to a learning facility very easy. The schools vary in ratings, but they are averagely good with the services that they offer. Highest ranking is the Corte Sierra Elementary School with a ranking f eight. The lowest rank comes at a four point, and it goes to Tolleson Elementary District.Comparatively, the city has an equal employment opportunity for people of all marital statuses, the outstanding factor is in the level of education and skills.
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The city has highways and airports that could be sources of noise to the residents. The residents in this case will need to be careful as they choose the areas to settle in.
This city stands out on its own as compared to the rest of the region. This is in comparison to the crime rates, level of development and general living standards.
The region has a number of good hospitals that have the reputation of giving the best services in terms of health. These include Phoenix Children's hospital, West valley hospital and Surgical Elite hospital.
Avondale is home to a number of places that on can visit for recreation and site seeing. A place that comes with the heaviest recommendation is the Phoenix International Raceway. This is a place that hosts a number of Nascar races and can be a pilgrimage spot for a racing enthusiast.
General comments   
As mentioned earlier, the city displays a simple but admirable sort of unity and togetherness that brings with it an ease in correlation among the city dwellers. This acts as a great welcoming greater that extends to the general feel in the town.
Avondale, Arizona population: 76238

How many black people live in Avondale? How many white people?
Number of White People44272Percentage of White people58.1%
Number of Black People8272Percentage of Black people10.9%
Number of Hispanic People39172Percentage of Hispanic people51.4%
Number of Asian People4124Percentage of Asian people5.5%
Number of American Indian People1910Percentage of American Indian people2.5%

Note: Numbers may add up to >100% because some people are more than one race.

Avondale, Arizona

Percent college grads: 20.1%
Percent grad school grads: 6%
Unemployment rate: 8.5
Median house value: 206500
Median income: 60907

How many singles in Avondale?

Single men ages 20-34Single women ages 20-34Ratio of single men to women age
460740571.14men for each woman
Single men ages 35-44Single women ages 35-44Ratio of single men to women age
173624130.72men for each woman
Single men ages 45-54Single women ages 45-54Ratio of single men to women age
103012860.8men for each woman

Crimes in Avondale, Arizona
CrimesAbsolute numbersAverage percentage chance of being a victim in
by typeof crimesOne YearFive Years
Aggr. Assault1030%1%
Auto Theft3710%2%

Weather History for Avondale, Arizona

Avondale, Arizona Basic Temperatue and Weather (30 year averages)
MonthNumber of Days below zero (degrees)Number of Days 0-20's (degrees)Number of Days 20's (degrees)Number of Days 30's (degrees)Number of Days 40's (degrees)Number of Days 50's (degrees)Number of Days 60's (degrees)Number of Days 70's (degrees)Number of Days 80's (degrees)Number of Days 90's+ (degrees)
Average year000000736856169
How many days and how much precipitation and snow for Avondale, Arizona?

Number of days of rain
(.1 inch or greater)
total rainfallNumber of days of snow
(.5 inch or greater)
Total snowfall
Average year20800
Realistic temperatures, taking into account precipitation, amount of sunlight during the day, winds during the day, and humidity during hot days.

MonthNumber of Days below zero (degrees)Number of Days 0-20's (degrees)Number of Days 20's (degrees)Number of Days 30's (degrees)Number of Days 40's (degrees)Number of Days 50's (degrees)Number of Days 60's (degrees)Number of Days 70's (degrees)Number of Days 80's (degrees)Number of Days 90's+ (degrees)
Average year000000179761190

How many hot humid days a year does Avondale, Arizona have?
How many cloudy days a year does Avondale, Arizona have?
How many sunny days a year does Avondale, Arizona have? How sunny is it?
How many windy days a year does Avondale, Arizona have? How windy is it?
See below for the answers!
MonthNumber of hot, humid daysNumber of very windy daysNumber of windy daysNumber of somewhat windy daysNumber of calm daysNumber of clear daysNumber of moderately cloudly daysNumber of somewhat cloudy daysNumber of very cloudy days
Average year00038327187528435

(Note: Humidity, wind, and cloudcover information is based on (a) 30 year averages and in many cases (b) a large nearby weather station. If you're in an area with a lot of "micro climates" actual conditions may vary.)

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Sources of information: Census, FBI Crime Statistics, NOAA
Disclaimer: The information presented here are for the general population, assume the same rate of crime in the future, and an evenly distributed amount of crime throughout the city in question. They are not meant to accurately predict whether one person in particular will be a victim of crime. Percentages are based on the population of the city/town in question, except for burglaries, which are based on the number of households.