|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Afton is 2,949. Afton, Minnesota is the 6,316th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Afton was in 2020, when its population was 2,956. In 2020, Afton was the 6,296th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,316th largest city in the US. Afton is currently 0.2% smaller than it was in 2020.
Afton has grown 3.5% since the 2000. Afton, Minnesota's growth is about average. 48% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6313||East Prairie, Missouri||2,954||-7.2%|
|6314||Polk City, Florida||2,954||79.7%|
|6318||Fort Branch, Indiana||2,947||11.9%|
|6321||Bishopville, South Carolina||2,946||-19.7%|
|6322||Oconto Falls, Wisconsin||2,946||2.9%|
The total voting age population of Afton, Minnesota, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,333. The voting age population is 49.2% male and 50.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 23.0% of the residents of Afton are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Afton are 94.7% White, 2.5% Asian, 1.6% Black and 1.3% Two or more races.
In Afton, 4.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 5.9%. On a per-household basis, 3.6% of families are below the poverty line in Afton.
Among those aged 16 and older, 60.1% of Afton residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 97.1% of Afton residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 56.1% have a bachelor's degree and 21.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Afton residents aged 5 and older, 4.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.5% speak an Indo-European language, and 2.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Afton is 2.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Afton, 9.0% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Afton is $119,511.
In Afton, 94.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 5.8% of housing units in Afton.
Of all the housing units in Afton, 14.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Afton, 12.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 150 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Afton is $1,292.
In Afton, 96.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.