Suburban houses on a river with trees in the daytime


As a city that strongly encourages business while focusing on a special quality of life, Avondale is a vibrant community based on affordability and livability. To keep pace with the rapidly-growing population, Avondale has evolved into a community offering a variety of economic and recreational advantages.

Leading Educational Institutions

Avondale is home to two Maricopa County Community Colleges, Universal Technical Institute and a satellite campus of Northern Arizona University.

Customized Healthcare Opportunities

The city features hundreds of acres of build-to-suit opportunities along McDowell Road for personalized medicine and healthcare facilities.

Unique Access to the Region

Over two million people live within a 30-minute radius of the city of Avondale.

Source: Lightcast 2021 Q1


Incorporated in 1946, Avondale celebrated its 70th birthday in 2016.


NASCAR events are held at Phoenix Raceway, formerly known as ISM Raceway, which recently underwent a $178 million modernization project.


7.5 miles of hiking and biking trails and hundreds of acres of parks.

Learn more about doing business in Avondale.


Community Art

Catitude Arts, a non-profit program, supports artists of all ages in the community through a variety of programs and classes using a medley of different mediums and styles.

Photo Credit: Catitude Arts