Avon is a town located in Hartford County, Connecticut. As of the 2000 census, the town had a total population of 15,832.
It was settled in 1645 and was originally a part of Farmington. In 1830, Avon incorporated as a separate town. It is generally considered a suburb of Hartford. Avon Old Farms School, a prestigious boarding school, is located there.
Web Sites and Links
Avon Land TrustOrganization devoted to the preservation and protection of undeveloped land in the town. Includes photos and project list.
Avon, ConnecticutDirectory of shops, services, restaurants, amenities, real estate and schools, plus local news and calendar of events.
Avon, ConnecticutOfficial Website for the town provides access to digital files of public documents, meeting minutes, and a calendar of events.
Terra Server USA - Avon, CTInteractive aerial and topographic map.