Demographics

People

Total Population2,963
Male Share of the Population50.9%
Female Share of the Population49.1%
Senior Citizens20.8%
Employed Population 16+1,469
Age of the Population52

Families

% of people married69.7%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher55.1%
Median Earnings25+$51,985
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$43,250

Wealth

Median Family Income$117,614
% Above Poverty Level94.8%
% Below Poverty Level5.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time28 minutes
% Working from Home8.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.2%
% Using Public Transportation0.4%

Housing

People Living Alone15.5%
Median Gross Rent$1,239
Median House Value$427,700

Ancestry

German31.2%
Irish12.3%
Norwegian12.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)10.3%
Swedish10.2%
English9.8%
Scottish5.3%
Polish4.8%
French Except Basque3.9%
Italian3%
Czech2.4%
Dutch2.3%
Swiss1.7%
Austrian1.6%
Russian1.4%
Finnish1.3%
Danishn1%
Hungarian0.7%
Welsh0.5%
Ukrainian0.5%
New Zealand0.5%
African0.4%
Canadian0.4%
Ethiopian0.4%
Lithuanian0.4%
Greek0.2%
Arab0.2%
Palestinian0.2%
Belgian0.2%
Israeli0.2%
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Afton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Washington County
Standard Zip Codes55001
Phone Area Codes651
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude44.9
Approximate Longitude-92.81

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)

StationRIVER FALLS
Distance9.4 miles
Jan Temp1 to 22 F
Apr Temp32 to 57 F
Jul Temp58 to 83 F
Oct Temp36 to 60 F
Annual Precip30.5 inches
StationHASTINGS DAM 2
Distance10.1 miles
Jan Temp2 to 21 F
Apr Temp36 to 55 F
Jul Temp62 to 82 F
Oct Temp39 to 58 F
Annual Precip29.9 inches
StationSTILLWATER 1 SE
Distance10.2 miles
Jan Temp5 to 23 F
Apr Temp36 to 59 F
Jul Temp63 to 85 F
Oct Temp40 to 60 F
Annual Precip33.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bayport3,688$88,068
Lake Elmo8,621$122,697
Lakeland1,893$97,813
Oakdale27,972$90,120
St. Marys Point377$96,250
Woodbury67,648$121,148
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