Afton, WY Population

By | January 26, 2019

Population: 1,818. Estimated population in 2021: 1,831 (+0.7% change)
Males: 863 (47.5%), Females: 955 (52.5%)

Lincoln County

Zip code: 83110

Median resident age: 32.5 years
Median household income: $37,292
Median house value: $97,800

Races in Afton:

  • White Non-Hispanic (96.1%)
  • Hispanic (2.8%)
  • Two or more races (1.4%)
  • American Indian (1.2%)
  • Other race (0.9%)

Ancestries: English (32.3%), German (11.7%), United States (10.7%), Danish (6.1%), Irish (5.9%), Scottish (4.3%).

Land area: 3.4 square miles

Map of Afton, WY

Population

For population 25 years and over in Afton

  • High school or higher: 85.7%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 20.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.9%
  • Unemployed: 2.4%
  • Mean travel time to work: 24.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Afton town

  • Never married: 20.5%
  • Now married: 63.8%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 6.3%
  • Divorced: 9.1%

1.5% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +122 (+7.2%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Afton:

  • STAR VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER (110 HOSPITAL LANE PO BOX 579)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Afton:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Afton:

  • JACKSON HOLE (about 62 miles; JACKSON, WY; Abbreviation: JAC)
  • IDAHO FALLS RGNL (about 95 miles; IDAHO FALLS, ID; Abbreviation: IDA)
  • POCATELLO REGIONAL (about 116 miles; POCATELLO, ID; Abbreviation: PIH)

Other public-use airports nearest to Afton:

  • AFTON MUNI (about 2 miles; AFTON, WY; Abbreviation: AFO)
  • ALPINE (about 33 miles; ALPINE, WY; Abbreviation: 46U)
  • BEAR LAKE COUNTY (about 45 miles; PARIS, ID; Abbreviation: 1U7)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Afton:

  • RICKS COLLEGE (about 90 miles; REXBURG, ID; Full-time enrollment: 8,670)
  • IDAHO STATE UNIVERSITY (about 96 miles; POCATELLO, ID; Full-time enrollment: 10,057)
  • UTAH STATE UNIVERSITY (about 101 miles; LOGAN, UT; Full-time enrollment: 16,384)
  • WEBER STATE UNIVERSITY (about 127 miles; OGDEN, UT; Full-time enrollment: 12,112)
  • UNIVERSITY OF UTAH (about 149 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Full-time enrollment: 19,866)
  • SALT LAKE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 157 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Full-time enrollment: 11,896)
  • UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX-UTAH CAMPUS (about 158 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Full-time enrollment: 2,021)

Schools

Public high schools in Afton:

  • STAR VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 724; Location: 445 W. SWIFT CREEK LANE; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • SWIFT CREEK LEARNING CENTER (Students: 17; Location: 222 EAST 4TH AVE; Grades: 09 – 12)

Public primary/middle schools in Afton:

  • AFTON ELEMENTARY (Students: 368; Location: 175 EAST 4TH AVENUE; Grades: KG – 03)
  • STAR VALLEY MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 360; Location: 505 KENNINGTON BURTON LANE; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • OSMOND ELEMENTARY (Students: 313; Location: 3120 STATE HIGHWAY 241; Grades: 04 – 06)

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