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An Introduction to Afton, MN

As a scenic haven, Afton has an older-than-average population that totals 3000 people. The city resides on the St. Croix River. Afton is approximately 25 square miles in size and has a rural feel partly due to its layout. 

Niche.com ranked Afton as the eighth best city in Washington County.

A Brief History of Afton, MN

The city's name, Afton, can be attributed to the poem Sweet Afton by the Scottish poet, Robert Burns. The area of Afton attracted settlers as early as 1837, and the city itself was platted in 1855. A post office in the riverside city has been functional since 1857.

A popular place for travelers, traders and Natives, Afton has a legacy stretching back to the discovery of Minnesota itself.

Location

Afton is a desirable city for young professionals and retirees alike. With its riverfront as well as its quaint downtown, the city has valuable properties located throughout the area. New homes have listing prices as high as $2 million.

In 2017, the median property value in Afton was reported to be $462000.

Schools in Afton, MN

Afton has a selection of high-ranking schools serving the area. A total of 17 schools exist, including four high schools and a Spanish immersion school.

Overall, it was ranked among the top 50 places with the best public schools in the state.

Things to do in Afton, MN

Afton features a small selection of restaurants and taverns along with quirky shops. The city also has a large selection of parks for recreations of all types, and it is known for its skiing. 

The city features excellent sightseeing opportunities; the Erastus Bolles House, the Newington Gilbert House and the Cushing Hotel are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Homes For Sale in Afton, MN

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