Area: 4.6 sq miles (11.91 km²)
Population: 4,443 (2000)
Distance from Boston: 20 miles
The town is served by the Brockton Area Transit Authority and the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA), which provide public transit service to Brockton and Boston.
Avon is the smallest land area and population of any community in the region. The Avon Industrial Park is the primary source of economy.