Avoca Real Estate and Community Information

Avoca Real Estate and Community Information

Avoca is a city located in Iowa and is home to some 1500 residents. It’s roots go back to 1869 when the Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railroad came through the region. The name is from a poem called "The Meeting of the Waters" based on an old Irish take called "Vale of Avoca," which means where the bright waters meet. After then it became a regional service center for the nearby farms. The city is also known for its unique turret architecture.

Shopping & Dining

Residents of Avoca enjoy a number of shopping and dining options.  Dollar General Store on Lyon Street offers a convenient option to leaving town to get what you need.  If you enjoy a round of golf, you can dine in style at the Avoca Country View Golf and Grille. Grandma’s Diner is a great place to get food and friendly service.  Other restaurants to look for are American Pie Café, The Embers, Old Main Street Grille and Taco John’s.


There’s a number of great recreation options for Avoca residents.  The CountryView Golf & Grille is a membership golf course located in Avoca. Or if you want to enjoy swimming with the family, there’s Splash Aquatic CenterEdgington Memorial Park is the perfect park for playing soccer or baseball, having a picnic in one of the shelters, or enjoy a walk on the trail.


Student living in Avoca are served by A-H-S-T Community Schools.  A-H-S-T High School and AHSTW Elementary School are the two schools located in the city limits.


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Mall of the Bluffs
Council Bluffs IA 51503
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