Borough of Avalon

640 California Ave.

Pittsburgh, PA  15202

P: 412-761-5820

F: 412-761-5953

Business Hours: 8:00am - 4:00pm



Welcome to the official website of Avalon Borough.  Visit often for updated information as we prepare for community events and borough activities.


The Borough of Avalon, located 6 miles northwest of Pittsburgh, is where 4,705 residents call home (Source: 2010 Census). Just .6 square miles nestled along the banks of the Ohio River, Avalon offers many big city amenities.  Residents have access to an excellent public transportation system and is conveniently located to State Route 65 and Interstates 79 and 279.


Avalon's close proximity to Pittsburgh allows sports fans to have a variety of teams to follow from college action football and basketball to professional football, hockey and baseball.   The cultural district offers endless theater, symphony and concert possibilities throughout the year and will satisfy anyone's entertainment needs.  Avalon offers convenient local shopping and a variety of dining experiences as well as being minutes away from a number of major shopping malls.


Northgate School District keeps families involved with Friday night football games and the Homecoming Parade in the fall, various band and chorus concerts and other sports throughout the year and finally bringing the school year to a close with the spring musical.  Annual community events keep residents busy with 5K races, church festivals, boys baseball and girls softball organizations, fireworks and "dumpster" days keep the residents involved and proud of living in Avalon Borough. 

Updated: July 30, 2018



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Due to a mechanical issue the Avalon Pool will be closed on June 2nd and June 3rd. We apologize for the inconvenience and are actively working on the repair.


Also, we are extending the discount period for pool passes to June 5, 2018. 



Bellevue & Avalon 
National Night Out

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Andrew Bayne Park


Trinity Lutheran Church Presents 

The Great Avalon Borough Yard Sale

Saturday, August 25th


Call 412-761-4010 to have your sale placed on the map. (They are asking for a $10 donation to cover 

advertising costs)

Friends of the Avalon Library Free Touch-A-Truck

Saturday, September 22

12PM - 4PM

Avalon Borough Building 

& Parking Lot

Pay Parking 
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Census Report Form
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Storm Water Management
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Avalon 2010 Census Data
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Official Newspaper for the Borough of Avalon and Northgate School District for 2015
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2017 Comprehensive Plan
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