Lavon is a city located in Collin County, Texas, United States. It is situated approximately 30 miles northeast of downtown Dallas. As of 2020, the estimated population of Lavon is around 4,500, making it a relatively small city.
Demographically, Lavon is predominantly white, with a Hispanic population of around 23%. The median age of residents is 34 years old, and the median household income is around $93,000.
The average home price in Lavon is around $315,000, which is higher than the average home price in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex. Property tax rates in Lavon are relatively low, with an effective tax rate of around 2.3%.
Despite its small size, there are several things to do in Lavon. The city is home to several parks and recreational areas, including the Lavonia Park, which features a boat ramp, fishing piers, and camping facilities. Additionally, the city is located near Lake Lavon, which provides opportunities for water activities such as boating and fishing.
Lavon is part of the Community Independent School District, which serves students in Lavon, as well as portions of nearby Wylie and Nevada. The district is rated “A” by the Texas Education Agency.
For those interested in doing business in Lavon, the Lavon Area Chamber of Commerce can be reached at (469) 619-9565. The Chamber offers a range of services and resources for local businesses, including networking events and business development workshops.
Finally, for any city-related inquiries, the Lavon City Hall can be reached at (972) 843-8327. The City Hall is located at 120 School Road and is open Monday through Friday from 8am to 5pm.