Avenel is a city located in the New Jersey region of the United States. During the most recent census, Avenel had a population of 17,011. Avenel is the 97th most poplulated city in the New Jersey region, the 2,563rd most populated city in the United States and the 15,307th most populated city in the world. Avenel is in the America/New York timezone which is 4 hours behind UTC. Avenel adjusts the hour with daylight savings time during the winter months.
Avenel is located at sea level (26 meters / 85 feet). The closest cities to Avenel are Colonia (1.6 km / 1.0 miles), Woodbridge (2.5 km / 1.6 miles), Port Reading (2.7 km / 1.7 miles), Rahway (3.2 km / 2.0 miles) and Iselin (3.2 km / 2.0 miles)