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Afton, Tennessee
Unincorporated community
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Country United States
State Tennessee
County Greene
Elevation 1,463 ft (446 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 37616
Area code(s) 423
GNIS feature ID 1304773

Afton is an unincorporated community in Greene County, Tennessee. It is believed that the community's name comes from Robert Burns's song "Sweet Afton", about the River Afton in Scotland. Its ZIP code is 37616.

Some of Afton has been annexed by the town of Greeneville and the city of Tusculum.

Postal service

Afton has its own post office and zip code (37616). The post office is located at 432 Afton Road, Afton, Tennessee 37616.


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