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Census Data for Afton ...

As far as we can tell, Afton has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Afton, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

  • Beloit [Rock County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beloit
    • Beloit [Rock County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the south of Afton
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  • Janesville [Rock County]
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    • Janesville [Rock County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<1> to the northeast of Afton
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  • South Beloit [Winnebago County]
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    • South Beloit [Winnebago County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the south of Afton
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Beloit have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Beloit<3>
  • Footville [Rock County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Footville
    • Footville [Rock County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<1> to the northwest of Afton
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  • Orfordville [Rock County]
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    • Orfordville [Rock County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the west of Afton
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orfordville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orfordville
  • Rockton [Winnebago County]
  • Clinton [Rock County]
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    • Clinton [Rock County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<1> to the east of Afton
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  • Roscoe [Winnebago County]
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    • Roscoe [Winnebago County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the south of Afton
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roscoe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roscoe<3>
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    • Milton [Rock County]
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      • Milton [Rock County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<1> to the northeast of Afton
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    • Brodhead [Green County]
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      • Brodhead [Green County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the west of Afton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brodhead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Edgerton [Rock County]
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      • Edgerton [Rock County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<1> to the north of Afton
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    • Machesney Park [Winnebago County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Machesney Park
      • Machesney Park [Winnebago County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the south of Afton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Machesney Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Machesney Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Machesney Park<3>
    • Evansville [Rock County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Evansville
      • Evansville [Rock County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<1> to the northwest of Afton
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Evansville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Evansville
    • Durand [Winnebago County]
    • Caledonia [Boone County]

Rock County ...

Afton is located in Rock County<4>.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Rock County.

Miscellaneous Information for Afton ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Rock County or the community of Afton:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Afton:
    • GNIS ID for Afton: 1560708
    • GNIS ID for Rock County: 1581113
    • GNIS ID for State of Wisconsin: 1779806
  • The FIPS Codes ...
    • An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):
    • State Code: 55 (Wisconsin)
    • County Code: 105 (Rock County)
    • Place Code: 00525 (Afton)
    • State & County Code: 55/105 (Wisconsin / Rock County)
    • State & Place Code: 55/00525 (Wisconsin / Afton)
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Afton is located in Census Region #2 (the Midwest Region) and Division #3 (the East North-Central Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Afton.

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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 Rock County: www.co.rock.wi.us/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Footnotes ...

<1>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Afton) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Afton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.6039, Longitude: -89.0712       In this case, the coordinates for Afton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<2>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.
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>If you're interested in how the shape of Wisconsin's counties, including Rock, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.




 

 

 

 

 


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