Afton is a city in Washington County, Minnesota. It is located on a small bay where Valley Creek empties into the St. Croix River several miles north of the confluence with the Mississippi River.
Most of the homes here lived in by their owners, which makes Afton feel welcoming and friendly. A higher-than-average percentage of the people who live in this city hold college degrees. Public data shows that people living in Afton have higher-than-average income.
Keep in mind, home values are aggressively growing in Afton, with a year-over-year average listing price increase of a whopping 35 percent. The average listing price this year is now at $851,021. In the meantime, the local for-sale market inventory slightly declined 11.8 percent last year to reach 30 for-sale listings. Curbside appeal is high in this area thanks to the attractive outdoor landscaping on show in many of the residential properties. If you're tired of dealing with stairs, the one-story rambler-style homes in this area will appeal to you. This area is full of homes that have swimming pools where you can have fun with your family and friends and beat the heat of summer.