Avondale, AZ

Overview

A desert community surrounded by mountains, Avondale provides a fantastic setting on the west side of Phoenix. Avondale is a fast-growing suburb located along the Gila and Agua Fria Rivers. It is a historic area, featuring Monument Hill and the Gila and Salt River Meridian -- a historic marker set by John Bartlett in 1851. Avondale is popular with race fans, with the Phoenix International Raceway located here, and with outdoor adventurers who enjoy hiking and camping in the vast Estrella Mountain Regional Park. With I-10 leading into downtown Phoenix in about 15 minutes, Avondale apartments are ideal for commuters who prefer a more suburban, family-friendly atmosphere. Avondale is also near Luke Air Force Base, Camelback Ranch, and Goodyear Ballpark. Downtown Avondale is filled with shops and restaurants, especially along Western Avenue in Historic Avondale. This emerging arts district also includes the Mosaic Arts Center and public art that includes both sculptures and murals.

1 Neighborhoods in Avondale, AZ

  • Avondale/I-10 Corridor

    Avondale makes the ideal location for anyone who enjoys being near a big city, but still cherishes the opportunity to return to a less congested suburban area at the end of the day. Southwest of Phoenix and divided by the Aqua Fria River, Avondale houses spacious residences and innovative businesses designed to suit the needs of any homeowner and consumer.

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