Afton, Minnesota Population 2020

3,060

Afton is a city located in Minnesota. With a 2020 population of 3,060, it is the 208th largest city in Minnesota and the 6180th largest city in the United States. Afton is currently growing at a rate of 0.59% annually and its population has increased by 6.03% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,886 in 2010. Spanning over 26 miles, Afton has a population density of 122 people per square mile.

The average household income in Afton is $152,540 with a poverty rate of 6.21%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,350 per month, and the median house value is $462,400. The median age in Afton is 50.8 years, 52.4 years for males, and 48.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.5 males.

Afton Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Afton was:

  • White: 93.09%
  • Asian: 3.59%
  • Two or more races: 1.85%
  • Black or African American: 1.21%
  • Other race: 0.23%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.03%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Afton, Minnesota is 3,060, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,024.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,886.

Afton, Minnesota Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,77493.09%
Asian1073.59%
Two or More Races551.85%
Black or African American361.21%
Some Other Race70.23%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10.03%

Afton Population Pyramid 2020

Afton Median Age

50.8


Total

52.4


Male

48.7


Female

Afton Adults

There are 2,380 adults, (687 of whom are seniors) in Afton.

Afton Age Dependency

76

Age Dependency Ratio

40.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Afton Sex Ratio

Female

1,494

50.13%

Male

1,486

49.87%

Afton Households and Families

Afton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Afton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married96.8%3.2%
All94.9%5.1%
Non Family93.2%6.8%
Female54.3%45.7%

94.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1422.694.9
Married8382.7996.8
Non Family2191.3493.2
Male503.6100
Female354.4354.3

2.86

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Afton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade492.19%
9th to 12th Grade160.71%
High School Graduate35415.81%
Some College40017.87%
Associates Degree1657.37%
Bachelors Degree77534.61%
Graduate Degree48021.44%

Afton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,0682,0351,179
Asian1027426
Multiple Races333330
Hispanic252525
Black1612
Islander111

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$59,083$64,844$52,120
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$42,188$42,404$41,786
Some College$40,385$47,083$31,938
Bachelors Degree$76,413$95,333$69,667
Graduate Degree$101,458$122,321$68,125

$59,083

Average Earnings

$64,844

Average Male

$52,120

Average Female

Afton Language

Afton Language by Age

Afton Language

94.63% of Afton residents speak only English, while 5.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 3.34% of the population.

Afton Poverty

Afton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,6871786.62%
Black36513.89%
Islander11100.00%

6.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.55%

Male Poverty Rate

6.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Afton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Afton is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Afton is White, with 6.62% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.13%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.08%
Bachelors or Greater5.83%
High School2.86%
Some College1.95%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed20.00%
Female Employed4.27%
Male Employed1.88%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Afton Income

Afton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$114,375$152,540
Families$120,398$166,508
Married Families$121,563-
Non Families$63,813$89,402

Afton Marital Status

Afton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

69.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

69.9%

Male Marriage Rate

69.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Afton Married by Age and Sex

Afton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Afton Marital Status by Race

Afton Veterans

176

Number of Veterans

172

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam92
Korea13
First Gulf War10
Second Gulf War4
World War II
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7492
75+55
55 to 6416
35 to 549
18 to 344

$Afton Veterans by Education

3.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Afton Employment Status

61.8%

Labor Force Participation

59.9%

Employment Rate

3.2%

Unemployment Rate

Afton Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

66.54%

Born in Minnesota

92.11%

Native Born

7.89%

Foreign Born

1.04%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.11% of Afton residents were born in the United States, with 66.54% having been born in Minnesota. 1.04% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,060180.59%
20193,042180.60%
20183,024220.73%
20173,002180.60%
20162,984260.88%
20152,95850.17%
20142,953270.92%
20132,926130.45%
20122,913190.66%
20112,89490.31%
20102,885460.16%
20002,8391940.71%
19902,645950.37%
19802,5500.00%