For population 25 years and over in Afton:
For population 15 years and over in Afton town:
109 residents are foreign born (0.5% Oceania).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $994 (0.5%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Idaho Falls, ID (76.8 miles , pop. 50,730).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Denver, CO (373.2 miles , pop. 554,636).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (639.4 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Osmond, WY (1.9 miles ), Fairview, WY (2.0 miles ), Grover, WY (2.1 miles) , Auburn, WY (2.4 miles ), Smoot, WY (2.7 miles) , Turnerville, WY (2.9 miles) , Bedford, WY (3.4 miles) , Thayne, WY (3.7 miles ).
Latitude: 42.73 N, Longitude: 110.93 W
Area code: 307
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Crime rate in Afton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Work and jobs in Afton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Afton, Wyoming
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Afton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Wyoming state average. It is 1014% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/28/1975 at 02:31:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.1 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 93.2 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/1994 at 09:05:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.8 ML, Depth: 4.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 3.8 miles away from Afton center
On 4/21/2001 at 17:18:56, a magnitude 5.4 (5.4 MB, 4.9 MS, 5.3 MW, Depth: 0.5 mi) earthquake occurred 27.3 miles away from the city center
On 2/11/1994 at 14:59:50, a magnitude 5.3 (4.8 MB, 5.1 ML, 5.3 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 4.2 miles away from the city center
On 2/4/1994 at 02:42:12, a magnitude 5.2 (4.7 MB, 5.2 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 5.1 miles away from Afton center
On 4/7/1994 at 16:16:44, a magnitude 5.2 (4.3 MB, 4.8 ML, 5.2 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 12.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Lincoln County (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Drought: 1, Fire: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Vern Gardner - Basketball player-coach.
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Afton and their reported violations in the past:AFTON, BOARD OF PUB UTIL (Population served: 1900, Groundwater):
Past health violations:MHVC VISITORS CENTER (Population served: 277, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:FAIRVIEW WATER & SEWER DIST. (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past health violations:ROCK CREEK HOLLOW-LDS CHURCH (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:WESTVIEW VILLAGE (Population served: 70, Groundwater):
Past health violations:KENNINGTON SPRINGS PIPELINE (Population served: 63, Groundwater):
Past health violations:STAR VIEW ESTATES (Population served: 62, Groundwater):
Past health violations:HAPPY VALLEY PIPELINE (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Afton that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 13.3%
(14.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 5.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
20 people in nursing homes in 2000
Afton compared to Wyoming state average:
Banks with branches in Afton (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Afton town (based on Lincoln County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 71.35%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Number of full-service restaurants: 18
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Afton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):
10.86% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($47,832 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
9.18% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($40,242 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 4
Total length: 8 meters (26ft)
Total costs: $7,000
Total average daily traffic: 25,993
Total average daily truck traffic: 778
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 34,272
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Afton)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Afton, WY)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 35 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Afton)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 3 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Afton)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 53 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 18 patent applications in 2008-2014.