Afton

Where Afton Alps and the St. Croix River Meet
Afton is in Washington County and is one of the best places to live in Minnesota. Living in Afton offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. In Afton there are a lot of parks. Many retirees live in Afton and residents tend to be conservative. There are nearly 300 acres (1.2 km2) skiable at Afton Alps. The ski hill has 300 feet (91 m) of vertical drop. The Alps often utilize artificial snow for maintaining the slopes.
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Overview for Afton, MN

2,936 people live in Afton, where the median age is 50.7 and the average individual income is $68,701. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

2,936

Total Population

50.7 years

Median Age

Low

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$68,701

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Afton, MN

Afton has 1,168 households, with an average household size of 2.5. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Afton do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 2,936 people call Afton home. The population density is 117.01 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

2,936

Total Population

Low

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

50.7

Median Age

52.72 / 47.28%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
1,168

Total Households

2.5

Average Household Size

$68,701

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Around Afton, MN

There's plenty to do around Afton, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

11
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Selma's Ice Cream Parlor, Jordan Meats & Deli, and Nutrition Cave.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining · $ 1.72 miles 57 reviews 4.7/5 stars
Dining 3.52 miles 6 reviews 4.7/5 stars
Dining 4.94 miles 6 reviews 4.7/5 stars
Active 3.01 miles 4 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 4.53 miles 4 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 3.46 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
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