Avoca, WI Population

By | July 2, 2019

Population: 608. Estimated population in July 2020: 582 (-4.3% change)
Males: 294 (48.4%), Females: 314 (51.6%)

Iowa County

Zip code: 53506

Median resident age: 37.1 years
Median household income: $28,625
Median house value: $48,900

Races in Avoca:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.9%)
  • Asian Indian (0.8%)

Ancestries: German (40.6%), Irish (11.3%), Norwegian (11.2%), English (9.9%), Czech (5.6%), Polish (4.6%).

Elevation: 698 feet

Land area: 2.3 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Avoca

  • High school or higher: 78.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 3.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.0%
  • Unemployed: 8.4%
  • Mean travel time to work: 43.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Avoca village

  • Never married: 26.3%
  • Now married: 42.2%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 8.8%
  • Divorced: 22.3%

0.0% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +129 (+26.9%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Avoca:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Avoca:

  • VOLK FIELD (about 52 miles; CAMP DOUGLAS, WI; Abbreviation: VOK)
  • DUBUQUE REGIONAL (about 60 miles; DUBUQUE, IA; Abbreviation: DBQ)
  • DANE COUNTY REGIONAL-TRUAX FIELD (about 69 miles; MADISON, WI; Abbreviation: MSN)
Other public-use airports nearest to Avoca:

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Avoca:

  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-PLATTEVILLE (about 33 miles; PLATTEVILLE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 5,045)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN COLLEGES (about 63 miles; MADISON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 8,737)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-MADISON (about 64 miles; MADISON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 37,607)
  • MADISON AREA TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 68 miles; MADISON, WI; Full-time enrollment: 7,914)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-LA CROSSE (about 75 miles; LA CROSSE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 8,669)
  • WESTERN WISCONSIN TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 77 miles; LA CROSSE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,973)
  • LUTHER COLLEGE (about 101 miles; DECORAH, IA; Full-time enrollment: 2,566)