StatisticAftonIowaNational
Population9673,155,070328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)9805791
Median age41.038.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)56%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1842%44%43%
Speak English97%92%79%
Speak Spanish2%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Afton is 1620% higher than Iowa
  • The median age in Afton is 8% higher than Iowa
  • In Afton 98.55% of the population is White
  • In Afton 0.21% of the population is Black
  • In Afton 0.21% of the population is Asian

Compare Afton, IA Demographics

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      Afton population breakdown by race

      RaceAftonIowaNational
      White98.55%90.90%73.35%
      Black0.21%3.32%12.63%
      Asian0.21%2.14%5.22%
      American Indian0.62%0.32%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race0.41%1.97%3.06%
      Other race0.00%1.27%4.75%
      In Afton, 2.8% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

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      Afton age breakdown

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      Source: The Afton, IA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).