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Avon, a suburban town just outside of Hartford, has a varied topography and a long history. Thanks to the combination of a rich past and a variety of local amenities, homes for rent in Avon can appeal to many renters.

Interesting Avon Facts

  • Avon is named after the Avon River of England and was incorporated as a town with the title in 1830.
  • The population of Avon nearly tripled from 1,057 to 3,171 between 1880 and 1950.
  • Avon has a diverse landscape, with terrain ranging from river lowlands to the western highlands.
  • At the time of its incorporation, Avon was home to a blacksmith, harness and carriage shops and three hotels.
  • Avon played a role as an inland port during its early years. The Towpath Canal is the main motif of the Town Seal of Avon, preserving the community's heritage of water-based commerce.

Advantageous Avon Resources

  • The Avon Chamber of Commerce website hosts pages about the organization and membership while providing updates on local events.
  • Renters can learn more about area government, officials and regulations at the Town of Avon municipal website.
  • Academic information can be found at the website of Avon Public Schools.

Recreational Activities in Avon

Art enthusiasts living in Avon rentals can stop by the Farmington Valley Arts Center to experience exhibits, attend events or pick up new creative skills through the organization's educational programs. Just north of Avon, renters can explore 5 miles of trails at the Roaring Brook Nature Center and get in touch with the local landscape. The center also has a number of live animals for visitors to encounter and a model Eastern Woodland Indian longhouse. Additionally, there are several golf clubs near Avon, such as the Golf Club of Avon and Tower Ridge Country Club.

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Avon Place

Avon Place

Avon, CT 06001 (0.83 miles)

Price: $1,100-$2,370

(860) 288-8824

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Peachtree Village-Senior 62+ Community

Peachtree Village-Senior 62+ Community

Avon, CT 06001 (0.44 miles)

Price: $595-$1,450

(860) 357-5014

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1

Current Rent Specials
Avon Mill Apartments

Avon Mill Apartments

Avon, CT 06001 (0.73 miles)

Price: $1,075-$1,620

(860) 498-4782

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Park Place Towers

Park Place Towers

Hartford, CT 06106 (7.72 miles)

Price: $910-$1,625

(860) 733-4201

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Trumbull on the Park

Trumbull on the Park

Hartford, CT 06103 (8.53 miles)

Price: $1,125-$2,800

(860) 288-8892

Beds: Studio - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
The Hawthorne At Gillette Ridge

The Hawthorne At Gillette Ridge

Bloomfield, CT 06002 (4.93 miles)

Price: $1,471-$3,705

(860) 356-0384

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
16 Niles Street

16 Niles Street

Hartford, CT 06105 (7.55 miles)

Price: From $625

(860) 733-4206

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1

Current Rent Specials
Furnished Studio - Hartford

Furnished Studio - Hartford

Farmington, CT 06032 (7.24 miles)

Price: From $1,596

(860) 896-7626

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

Current Rent Specials
Woodbridge Apartments

Woodbridge Apartments

Newington, CT 06111 (8.21 miles)

Price: $995-$1,175

(860) 288-8860

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1

Current Rent Specials
Mill Commons

Mill Commons

Simsbury, CT 06070 (4.31 miles)

Price: $1,710-$5,105

(860) 269-3867

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Country Club Estates

Country Club Estates

New Britain, CT 06053 (7.96 miles)

Price: $780-$1,010

(860) 691-9169

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1

Current Rent Specials
Forest Park Apartment Homes

Forest Park Apartment Homes

Farmington, CT 06032 (5.12 miles)

Price: From $1,410

(860) 856-6179

Beds: 2, Baths: 1½

Current Rent Specials

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