Demographics

People

Total Population2,980
Male Share of the Population49.9%
Female Share of the Population50.1%
Senior Citizens23.1%
Employed Population 16+1,456
Age of the Population51

Families

% of people married69.6%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher63%
Median Earnings25+$59,083
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$42,188

Wealth

Median Family Income$120,398
% Above Poverty Level93.8%
% Below Poverty Level6.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time29 minutes
% Working from Home8.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.9%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone13.3%
Median Gross Rent$1,350
Median House Value$462,400

Ancestry

German31.3%
Norwegian13%
Irish12.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)10.2%
English9.8%
Swedish9.5%
Scottish5%
Polish4.9%
French Except Basque4.2%
Italian3.3%
Dutch2.3%
Czech2.2%
Swiss1.5%
Austrian1.5%
Finnish1.4%
Danishn1.2%
Welsh1.2%
Russian0.7%
Hungarian0.7%
Ukrainian0.6%
Canadian0.6%
Ethiopian0.5%
African0.5%
Iranian0.4%
New Zealand0.3%
Luxemburger0.2%
Arab0.2%
Palestinian0.2%
Israeli0.2%
Belgian0.2%
Lithuanian0.2%
Greek0.1%
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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
Bayport3,712$91,853
Lake Elmo8,794$138,875
Lakeland1,907$102,188
Oakdale28,018$92,957
St. Marys Point361$100,000
Woodbury68,686$127,222
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