City of Avondale Estates Police Department 21 N Avondale Plz, Avondale Estates, GA30002 Housed in the Avondale Estates city hall, the police department maintains public order and safety for this city of about…More 3,000 residents. Gary L. Broden is chief of police.
2012 Avondale Estates Sunday Ride 5 S Avondale Plz, Avondale Estates, GA30002 The 2012 Avondale Estates Sunday Ride is a community-wide event that's free to all residents. The event opens up the…More city and streets to walkers, bikers, joggers, skaters and scooters, giving people the chance to exercise and enjoy the community. There will be events and activities such as a bicycle rodeo and other special rides. Visit its website for details or for information on volunteering.
The City of Avondale Estates was named after the birthplace of Shakespeare, Stratford-upon-Avon. In 1924,…More George Francis Willis purchased the entire village of Ingleside, as it was named at the time, with the idea to create one of Georgia's first planned communities. His vision created helped create Tudor-style downtown buildings and many houses within Avondale Estates. Amenities include Lake Avondale, the community club house, tennis courts and a swimming pool.
More than 3,000 people call Avondale Estates home today. The city also is home to the first Waffle House, which opened its doors in 1955, and is now a museum.