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Demographics

People

Total Population967
Male Share of the Population47.2%
Female Share of the Population52.8%
Senior Citizens17.3%
Employed Population 16+531
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married50.9%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher11.5%
Median Earnings25+$29,276
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,875

Wealth

Median Family Income$54,375
% Above Poverty Level89.6%
% Below Poverty Level10.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home0.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.9%
% Using Public Transportation1.3%

Housing

People Living Alone29.5%
Median Gross Rent$470
Median House Value$67,900

Ancestry

German22.4%
Irish14.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)9.4%
English8.8%
Italian7.1%
Danishn3.9%
Dutch3.5%
Swedish2.1%
French Except Basque2%
Norwegian1.7%
Scottish1.1%
Portuguese1%
Czech0.7%
Polish0.4%
Welsh0.2%
Russian0.2%
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Afton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Union County
Standard Zip Codes50830
Phone Area Codes641
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.02
Approximate Longitude-94.19

Afton Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationCRESTON 2 SW
Distance10.6 miles
Jan Temp10 to 29 F
Apr Temp37 to 60 F
Jul Temp64 to 85 F
Oct Temp41 to 64 F
Annual Precip33.9 inches
StationGREENFIELD
Distance23 miles
Jan Temp12 to 30 F
Apr Temp39 to 63 F
Jul Temp64 to 86 F
Oct Temp42 to 65 F
Annual Precip34.9 inches
StationOSCEOLA
Distance23.4 miles
Jan Temp10 to 30 F
Apr Temp37 to 61 F
Jul Temp63 to 86 F
Oct Temp40 to 64 F
Annual Precip36.4 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Creston7,877$57,661
Cromwell102$67,500
Lorimor364$40,313

Afton Public Schools

East Union Middle-high School
1916 High School Dr
ZIP: 50830
(641) 347-8421
Other
Total Enrollment 244
East Union Elementary
1916 High School Dr.
ZIP: 50830
(641) 347-5411
Primary
Total Enrollment 267
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