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Welcome to Afton ...
The town of Afton is located in Lincoln County (at the time of its founding, Afton was located in Uinta County).
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Afton has a population of 2,005 people<1> (see below for details).
Afton is 6,240 feet [1,902 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Afton is about 1¼ mile [or ~2 km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Afton lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Afton is located in the (307) area code.
The ZIP code for Afton: 83110<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Afton had a population of 1,911 people (which is 10.55% of the total population of Lincoln County). This makes Afton the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Afton represents 0.34% of the total population of Wyoming (which has 563,626 people), making it the state's 30th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,911 people, the population of Afton increased 5.12% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,818 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Afton had an population of 2,005 people. This is an increase of 4.92% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 10.29% 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 and not the distance if you are going to drive.<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, New York, North Carolina, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Tennessee (2), Texas, Virginia (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Afton.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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.
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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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Lincoln County: www.co.lincoln.wy.us/
The official website for State of Wyoming: www.wyo.gov/
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This page was last modified: 06 Feb 2019