Avoca Pottawattamie County, Iowa

Avoca: City in Pottawattamie County, Iowa, United States of America

About

Avoca is a city located in the county of Pottawattamie in the U.S. state of Iowa. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,506 and a population density of 244 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,537 inhabitants.

The city was created 152 years ago in 1868.

Avoca Quick Facts

Population : 1,537 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Iowa (United States)
County : Pottawattamie County
Postal code : 51521
Phone Area Codes : 712
Area : 6.17 km2
Altitude : 1,194 feet / 364 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1869 (152 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−06:00
Local time : 20:50:45 (28th November 2021)
Density : 249 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 2.02% (2010-2020)
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Location of Avoca on Iowa map.
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Downtown Avoca Iowa
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Geography

Avoca is located at 41°28'36"N 95°20'17"W (41.4766600, -95.3380500).

Avoca map

Demographics

The population of Avoca increased by 2.02% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,506 - census
2011 1,512 0.4% estimation process
2012 1,505 -0.47% estimation process
2013 1,502 -0.2% estimation process
2014 1,502 0% estimation process
2015 1,497 -0.33% estimation process
2016 1,512 0.99% estimation process
2017 1,514 0.13% estimation process
2018 1,525 0.72% estimation process
2019 1,521 -0.26% estimation process
2020 1,537 1.04% estimation process

Avoca zip code is 51521. County name: Pottawattamie, County fips: 19155

Local Places in Avoca

People born in Avoca (3)

People born in Avoca, including businessman Edwin T. Meredith, actor Richard Beymer, attorney and municipal judge Orfa Jean Shontz, you can see a list of people who born in Avoca.

Schools in Avoca

College & universities near Avoca, IA

Code Name City ZIP
153630 Iowa Western Community College Council Bluffs (IA) 51503-1057
154466 E Q School of Hair Design Council Bluffs (IA) 51501
446598 Universal College of Healing Arts Omaha (NE) 68112-1810

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near Avoca, IA

Code Name Address Type
OMA Omaha 1003 S. 9th Street RAIL
CRN Creston Pine and Adams Avenue RAIL

Post offices near Avoca

Post Office Name City ZIP
Avoca Post Office Avoca (IA) 51521

Other places with the same name (8)

  • Avoca , Pennsylvania city in Pottawattamie County, Iowa, United States of America with a population of 2,603 people.
  • Avoca , New York town in Steuben County, New York, United States of America with a population of 2,121 people.
  • Avoca , Wisconsin village in Iowa County, Wisconsin, United States of America with a population of 620 people.
  • Avoca , Indiana unincorporated town in Marshall Township, Lawrence County, Indiana, United States of America with a population of 583 people.
  • Avoca , Arkansas town in Benton County, Arkansas, United States of America with a population of 522 people.
  • Avoca , Nebraska village in Cass County, Nebraska, United States of America with a population of 253 people.
  • Avoca , Minnesota city in Murray County, Minnesota, United States of America with a population of 134 people.

Other cities in Pottawattamie County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Pottawattamie County , IA.

City Name Population Title
Council Bluffs 62,216 City in Iowa
Carter Lake 3,793 City in Pottawattamie County, Iowa, United States
Treynor 967 Human settlement in Pottawattamie County, Iowa, United States of America
Underwood 965 City in Iowa
Neola 890 Human settlement in Pottawattamie County, Iowa, United States of America
Carson 813 City in Iowa, United States
Walnut 768 Town in Iowa
Crescent 618 Human settlement in Pottawattamie County, Iowa, United States of America
Minden 597 City in Pottawattamie County, Iowa, United States
Macedonia 243 City in Pottawattamie County, Iowa, United States
Hancock 196 City in Pottawattamie County, Iowa, United States
McClelland 155 City in Iowa

Distance to Other Cities

Avoca distances to largest Iowa cities