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Afton, Virginia
Unincorporated community
Amtrak's Cardinal passes through Afton in 2009. No trains stop in Afton.
Amtrak's Cardinal passes through Afton in 2009. No trains stop in Afton.
Country United States
State Virginia
Counties Albemarle, Nelson
Elevation 1,362 ft (415 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code 22920
Area code(s) 540
FIPS code 51-51125
GNIS feature ID 1499043

Afton is an unincorporated community in Albemarle and Nelson counties in the U.S. State of Virginia. It is located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains about 20 miles (32 km) west of Charlottesville.

Afton is home to the Blue Mountain Brewery and Cardinal Point Vineyard & Winery, producer of IPC, the world's first hopped chardonnay.

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