Overview

Avondale is a growing area of Jacksonville. Although it is historical and has a significant amount of culture and charm, there are also modern designs to go along with waterfront homes and upscale apartment buildings. Urban living is at its best here, and even though the entire area is Bohemian and walkable, it is not a pretentious neighborhood.
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Quick Facts

  • Current Prices:$209,988 to $1,950,000
  • Closed Prices:$105,000 to $1,400,000
  • Median Sale Price:$274,500
  • Average $ per sq ft:$201
  • Association Fee Ranges:$575/quarter,$175 to $357.51/mo,$0
(based on data from the last 12 months)
  • Type:Attached Home (Condo, Townhouse, Loft, etc.), Single Family Home
  • Age:1898 to 2018
  • Sq. Ft.:616 to 10,000Sq. Ft.
  • Bedrooms:1 to 7Bedrooms
  • Bathrooms:1 to 7Bathrooms
  • Lot Sizes: - 1 acres

Amenities

This community has numerous amenities available for residents to enjoy.

Homes

The community of Avondale has various home designs and prices to match a range of price points. Most common in this neighborhood are single-family homes, which usually have quarterly homeowner association fees around $575. Property taxes for the year range from as low as $3,018 to as high as $4,080 in this community.

What You'll See

It's a very chic urban area of Jacksonville, so you are sure to see a variety of different things. Children will be playing in Boone Park and Fishweir Park, families will be enjoying views of the river while having picnics, and people of all ages will be walking around enjoying the various boutique shops. It's a relatively quiet area since most of the noise happens on the west side of the city. In Avondale, it's peaceful and all of the different age groups get along with everyone.

The Perfect Sunday

Relax while taking in views of the river at one of the many restaurants that serve up pancakes, fried eggs, and all of your other favorite breakfast items. Then take a walk over to one of the parks to play ball or just people-watch. There's always The Cummer Museum of Art & Gardens, which is one of the largest art museums in North Florida. The Shoppes of Avondale have a wide array of jewelry, children's clothing, home decor, and more. A variety of lunch options exist as well.

Friday Night Fun

Friday nights are best spent within the King Street Food & Beer District. Gastropubs serve up some of the finest and most innovative foods in all of Jacksonville. There are quite a few restaurants that have great beers, and there are actually more than 600 on tap to choose from in the area. Local beers are abundant, allowing you to taste some of the unique flavors brewed in Avondale and throughout north Florida. For those who want to take it easy, there's always something to be said for grabbing a pizza from one of the local pizzerias and eating on a blanket in the park.

Where to Eat

Quite a few delicious restaurants exist around the Avondale neighborhood. Herschel Street is lined with a variety of bagel shops, Italian restaurants, and simply delicious American food. The food is not pretentious. The majority of cafes and restaurants are independently owned, and they are beloved landmarks for residents. The Ale Pie House, for example, is one of those places where people know they can get good pizza and enjoy the atmosphere for as long as they desire.

Where to Live

Residents have their choice of a variety of different types of real estate throughout Avondale. While there are million dollar waterfront homes, providing stunning views of the Ortega River and the St. Johns River, there are a variety of single-family homes scattered throughout the rest of the area. This includes those that are directly off Park Street, making them perfect for the working business class. A variety of schools are found throughout this area as well, which is ideal for families who want to enjoy the single-family homes located near them.

Locals Love

Walkability • Great restaurants • Diversity.

Locals Don't Love

Traffic coming over Ortega bridge • Lack of entertainment venues • High cost of homes.

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