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Afton, New York
Welcome to Afton ...
The village of Afton is located in Chenango County.
The location of Afton has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Afton has a population of 798 people<2> (see below for details).
Afton is 970 feet [296 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Afton lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Afton had a population of 822 people. This makes Afton the county's 24th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 822 people, the population of Afton decreased 1.67% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 836 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Afton had an population of 798 people. This is a decrease of 2.92% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.55% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Afton.
Communities near Afton ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Afton and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Afton.
Communities Also Named Afton ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 33 communities that are also named Afton - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California (2), Delaware, Georgia (2), Iowa, Kansas (3), Louisiana (2), Michigan (2), Minnesota, Nebraska, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee (2), Texas, Virginia (2), West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Afton.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
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Websites for Afton ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Afton ...
Looking for more information about Afton? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Afton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Afton.
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The official website for Chenango County: www.co.chenango.ny.us/
The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/
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This page was last modified: 20 Feb 2019