Ashland Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Ashland Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
20,275

Age

Under 5 Years:
5.3%
5 - 17:
15.5%
18 - 24:
15.7%
25 - 34:
12.2%
35 - 54:
20.4%
55 - 64:
11.5%
Over 65 Years:
19.5%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
11.6%
11.6%
High School Graduates
88.9%
88.9%
College Graduated
27.3%
27.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Ashland
$25,941
$25,941
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Ashland
$47,869
$47,869
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
13.0%

Employment Industries in Ashland

 
Manufacturing
18.6%
18.6%
Retail
12.9%
12.9%
Healthcare
12.9%
12.9%
Education
11.6%
11.6%
Accommodation
8.5%
8.5%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
5.8%
5.8%
Other
5.5%
5.5%
Administration
4.5%
4.5%
Transportation
3.6%
3.6%
Public Service
2.9%
2.9%
Construction
2.8%
2.8%
Arts
2.1%
2.1%
Finance
2.1%
2.1%
Wholesale
2.0%
2.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
93.8%
93.8%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.5%
2.5%
Black or African American
1.5%
1.5%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
1.1%
1.1%
Asian
1.0%
1.0%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.1%
0.1%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

German
27.1%
27.1%
Irish
11.5%
11.5%
English
10.0%
10.0%
Italian
4.7%
4.7%
French
2.9%
2.9%
Polish
2.2%
2.2%
Welsh
2.2%
2.2%
Scots-Irish
2.1%
2.1%
Scottish
2.1%
2.1%
European
1.7%
1.7%
Dutch
1.5%
1.5%
Swiss
1.4%
1.4%
Hungarian
1.2%
1.2%
Austrian
0.5%
0.5%
Norwegian
0.5%
0.5%
British
0.5%
0.5%
Pennsylvania German
0.4%
0.4%
Czech
0.4%
0.4%
Russian
0.3%
0.3%
Other Arab
0.3%
0.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
97.2%
97.2%
Arabic
0.6%
0.6%
Spanish
0.5%
0.5%
Italian
0.4%
0.4%
German/Yiddish
0.4%
0.4%
West Germanic languages
0.2%
0.2%
Russian
0.1%
0.1%
French
0.1%
0.1%
Chinese
0.1%
0.1%
Tagalog
0.1%
0.1%
Other Asian languages
0.1%
0.1%
Vietnamese
0.1%
0.1%
Thai
0.1%
0.1%
Slavic languages
0.1%
0.1%
African languages
0.0%
0.0%
Hungarian
0.0%
0.0%
Native American languages
0.0%
0.0%
Navajo
0.0%
0.0%
Pacific Island languages
0.0%
0.0%
Laotian
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Ashland Residents:
2.1%