Avon Real Estate & Homes for Sale in Colorado
The town of Avon has much to offer in the way of recreation thanks to its location in the rugged Rocky Mountains next to the bucolic Eagle River. With Interstate 70 conveniently passing through town, the community is known as a gateway to some of the top skiing destinations in the world, including nearby Beaver Creek and Vail.
Located in Eagle County, Avon is a home rule municipality with about 6,500 year-round residents and many more that live there part-time during the spring and summer months thanks to its scenic location at the base of Beaver Creek Mountain and its accessibility to top-notch recreational opportunities, parks, open spaces and trails. But even the most energetic residents have to take a break, and part of the fun of living in Avon includes discovering the area's eclectic mix of shops, dining and entertainment options.
Avon has a youthful vibe, making it a fantastic community for young families who want to raise their children in a safe and active environment. And as a recreational and scenic wonderland, Avon is also becoming known as an ideal spot for people looking to purchase a second home.
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