Welcome to Afton

The historic village of Afton is located on the eastern border of Minnesota along the beautiful St. Croix River. Its diverse landscape incudes a commercial district within the village, rural residential properties, hobby farms and agricultural farmland.

Community Quick Facts:

WORK:
Creativity and tourism fuel the labor market in Afton. Leading industries include arts, sports, entertainment, and recreation, accommodation and food services, transportation and warehousing, and other service-related businesses.

Location: 15 miles east of downtown St. Paul, south of I-94
Population/Size: 2,959 residents/25.6 square miles

Schools:
ISD 834 – Stillwater Area Schools

VISIT:
Explore Afton: http://exploreafton.com
City Website: http://www.ci.afton.mn.us

PLAY:
As a riverfront community, with two boat marinas and a public boat launch, water sports and both summer and winter fishing are frequent activities. A welcoming park within the Village Square is a favorite spot for daily treks, family gatherings and community events. Afton Alps State Park is a recreational destination, and is home to Afton Alps now owned by Vail Resorts. The city of Afton is quaint, and it’s home to a variety of charming retail shops. Restaurants include established local favorites, as well as new venues that add to the mix. Afton serves the locals well, and welcomes visitors making a day trip. There is a hotel and several bed and breakfasts for out-of-town travelers. The city of Afton is an artistic community and hosts several festivals. Among the most noteworthy: the annual Art in the Park and the Strawberry Festival. Monthly events, community nights, art gallery openings and musical happenings occur throughout the year.

635 Bielenberg Drive,
Suite 100 Woodbury, MN 55125

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