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Demographics

People

Total Population2,951
Male Share of the Population51.4%
Female Share of the Population48.6%
Senior Citizens19.4%
Employed Population 16+1,517
Age of the Population51

Families

% of people married68.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher54.5%
Median Earnings25+$53,405
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$42,500

Wealth

Median Family Income$112,188
% Above Poverty Level95.9%
% Below Poverty Level4.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time26 minutes
% Working from Home8.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.1%
% Using Public Transportation0.3%

Housing

People Living Alone18.8%
Median Gross Rent$1,469
Median House Value$411,200

Ancestry

German31.1%
Irish12.6%
Norwegian11.4%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)10.8%
Swedish10.7%
English9.7%
Scottish5%
Polish4.7%
French Except Basque3.2%
Italian3%
Finnish2.1%
Czech2%
Danishn1.9%
Swiss1.6%
Austrian1.6%
Dutch1.4%
Russian1.4%
Hungarian0.8%
Ukrainian0.6%
New Zealand0.5%
Ethiopian0.4%
African0.4%
Canadian0.4%
Lithuanian0.3%
Welsh0.2%
Palestinian0.2%
Belgian0.2%
Arab0.2%
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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
Bayport3,604$84,167
Lake Elmo8,445$112,171
Lakeland1,847$98,203
Oakdale27,956$84,623
St. Marys Point351$94,583
Woodbury66,699$118,417
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