Afton, Wisconsin

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Afton, Wisconsin
Unincorporated community
Afton, Wisconsin is located in Wisconsin
Afton, Wisconsin
Afton, Wisconsin
Coordinates: 42°36′14″N 89°04′16″W / 42.60389°N 89.07111°W / 42.60389; -89.07111Coordinates: 42°36′14″N 89°04′16″W / 42.60389°N 89.07111°W / 42.60389; -89.07111
Country United States
State Wisconsin
County Rock
Elevation 761 ft (232 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 608
GNIS feature ID 1560708[1]

Afton is an unincorporated community in the Town of Rock, in Rock County, Wisconsin, United States.[1] The town hall for the Town of Rock is in Afton.[2]


Originally called Middletown, the community was renamed in about 1857–8 after the poem Sweet Afton by Robert Burns.[3]

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