Afton Minnesota: Come for the skiing, stay for the community

tb oct 1The City of Afton is about fifteen miles east of downtown St. Paul, south of I-94 on the eastern border of Minnesota. Afton is home to an Historic Village along the beautiful St. Croix River, which offers exceptional opportunities for boating and fishing, two marinas in town and even a boat launch ramp. The City also has a large, beautiful park in the old village where kids can play or you can sit and have a picnic.

Afton is also home to Afton Alps, the largest ski and snowboard area in the Twin Cities.

Here are some quick facts on Housing in Afton:

  • Average house price: $397,100
  • Average rent: $1,500/month
  • Average household income: $99,700
  • Average wages: $51,100
  • Average travel time to work: 26.9 minutes
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