The City of Afton had a population of 857 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Afton is located at latitude 41.0276 and longitude -94.1954 in Union County. The formal boundaries for the City of Afton (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.99 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Union County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,234 feet.
The City of Afton (GNIS ID: 2393888) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Afton population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||803|
|Population in Familes||621|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||54|
|Average Household Size||2.24|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||406 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||237 (58.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||122 (30.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||47 (11.6%)|
|Median Home Value||$84,292|
|Average Home Value||$117,405|
|Median Household Income||$41,810|
|Average Household Income||$47,937|
|Per Capita Income||$20,189|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||0.08%|
|Per Capita Income||1.3%|
The table below compares Afton to the other 1,009 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 338||66th|
|Population Density1||# 380||62nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 740||27th|
|Median Household Income||# 885||12th|
|Per Capita Income||# 982||3rd|
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