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Welcome to Afton ...

Afton is located in Clermont County<1>.

Afton is 880 feet [268 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Afton lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Afton lies within the (513) area code.

Websites for Afton ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.clermontchamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Afton, the following might be of interest:

Adding Afton to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Afton in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Afton was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Afton on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1901).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Afton on our Genealogy Page.

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, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee (2), Texas, Virginia (2), West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Afton.

Communities near Afton ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Afton.

  • Fort Thomas [Campbell County]
  • Loveland [Hamilton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loveland
    • Loveland [Hamilton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Afton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,145 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loveland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Loveland<4>
  • Blue Ash [Hamilton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blue Ash
    • Blue Ash [Hamilton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northwest of Afton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,372 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blue Ash
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blue Ash<4>
  • Montgomery [Hamilton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montgomery
    • Montgomery [Hamilton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northwest of Afton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,872 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montgomery
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Montgomery<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Alexandria [Campbell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alexandria
      • Alexandria [Campbell County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Afton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,715 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alexandria
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alexandria<4>
    • Madeira [Hamilton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Madeira
      • Madeira [Hamilton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Afton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,245 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madeira have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madeira
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madeira<4>
    • Highland Heights [Campbell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Highland Heights
      • Highland Heights [Campbell County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the west of Afton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,065 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Highland Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Highland Heights
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Highland Heights<4>
    • Milford [Clermont County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milford
      • Milford [Clermont County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Afton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,855 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milford have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Milford<4>
    • Cold Spring [Campbell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cold Spring
      • Cold Spring [Campbell County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the west of Afton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,571 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cold Spring have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cold Spring
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cold Spring<4>
    • The Village of Indian Hill [Hamilton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for The Village of Indian Hill
      • The Village of Indian Hill [Hamilton County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Afton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,786 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for The Village of Indian Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on The Village of Indian Hill

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Afton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Afton.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Afton. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Afton.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Afton. See our Newspapers Page 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Afton, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Afton.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Ohio

About Clermont County

About Ohio

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Afton. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Clermont County: www.co.clermont.oh.us/

The official website for State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Ohio's counties, including Clermont, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Afton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Afton) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Afton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AftonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Afton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0620, Longitude: -84.1002    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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