Afton Homes & Real Estate

Afton Homes & Real Estate

Afton is a city in the county of Washington, in Minnesota, USA. It has a population of 2,886 in 2010 which is 2.54 percent growth in since 2000. The city of Afton is situated on a small bay where Valley Creek bares into the St. Croix River, many miles north of the convergence with the Mississippi River. The city is popular for Afton Alps, the biggest snowboard and ski area in the metropolitan area of the Twin Cities. It is home to Afton State Park as well, a famous park on the St. Croix River. Because of these two destinations and the charming small town appearance in a major metro area, Afton is getting a fair amount of local tourism in day trips.

Compared to other cities in the country, the cost of living of the city of Afton is 32.80 percent higher than the US average.

The total area of the city is 26.42 square miles according to the US Census Bureau of which 25.05 square miles is land and remaining is water. The main routes in the city are the MN-95 and County 21. The small community borders St. Mary’s Point, Lakeland and Lake St. Croix Beach to the east. Afton also borders Denmark Township to the South, Woodbury to the West and West Lakeland Township to the North. As of the 2010 census, the total number of residents in the city are 2,886, 863 families and 1,081 households living in the city.

In its size, Afton has a variety of diversified land uses which include rural residential, agricultural and commercial districts with the latter mainly located in the Historic Village along the river of St. Croix. More than 2,800 residents are enjoying the rural, unique character of the city.

St. Croix River is offering exceptional opportunities for fishing and boating, two marinas and a boat launch ramp. The city offers an array of fine ships and restaurants which will make your visit to Afton a perfect, unforgettable getaway.

The business owners, residents and visitors of the city of Afton are encourage to refer to the official website of the city to find the latest updates on special and annual events of the city such as the Strawberry Festival, summer street dances, Art in the Park, music venues every Friday Night, Ladies Night on the third Tuesday of each month and other exciting happens in the city.

The real estate business and industry of Afton competes with other cities in the state and country because it continues thriving which only goes to show that it is one of the best places to live in the state of Minnesota. It has attractive array of housing properties for rent and for sale intended for anyone who wants to invest or stay in the city to enjoy the attractions and opportunities it has to offer. There are also district schools and colleges in the city which is perfect for parents who are looking to send their children to schools that offer quality education. 

Search Afton Homes & Real Estate Homes for Sale

Minnesota
The data relating to real estate for sale on this web site comes in part from the Broker Reciprocity Program of the Regional Multiple Listing Service of Minnesota, Inc. Real estate listings held by brokerage firms other than the owner of this site are marked with the Broker Reciprocity logo and detailed information about them includes the name of the listing brokers. Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
© 2017, Regional Multiple Listing Service of Minnesota, Inc. All rights reserved.
By searching you agree to the End User License Agreement

Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) Notices: The Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998, 17 U.S.C. ยง 512 (the "DMCA"), provides recourse for copyright owners who believe that material appearing on the Internet infringes their rights under U.S. copyright law. If you believe in good faith that any content or material made available in connection with our website or services infringes your copyright, you (or your agent) may send us a notice requesting that the content or material be removed, or access to it blocked. Notices and counter-notices should be sent in writing by mail to: Michael Bisping, Director of Customer Relations at Regional Multiple Listing Service of Minnesota, Inc., 2550 University Avenue West, Suite 259S, Saint Paul, MN 55114 or by email to mbisping@northstarmls.com.

The DMCA requires that your notice of alleged copyright infringement include the following information: (1) description of the copyrighted work that is the subject of claimed infringement; (2) description of the alleged infringing content and information sufficient to permit us to locate the content; (3) contact information for you, including your address, telephone number and e-mail address; (4) a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the content in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, or its agent, or by the operation of any law; (5) a statement by you, signed under penalty of perjury, that the information in the notification is accurate and that you have the authority to enforce the copyrights that are claimed to be infringed; and (6) a physical or electronic signature of the copyright owner or a person authorized to act on the copyright owner's behalf. Failure to include all of the above information may result in the delay of the processing of your complaint.

Today's Market Trends for Afton Homes & Real Estate *

$934,320

-0.1%

$271.0000

-0.05%

21

0.17%

April

March

 

18

13

 

 

0.38%

0.18%

Chart Temporarily Unavailable
Chart Temporarily Unavailable

* All data pertains to single-family homes