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People

Total Population 2,316
Male Share of the Population 47.5%
Female Share of the Population 52.5%
Senior Citizens 18.3%
Employed Population 16+ 881
Age of the Population 43

Families

% of people married 50.6%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 17.3%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $49,375
% Above Poverty Level 81.2%
% Below Poverty Level 18.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 27 minutes
% Working from Home 5.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation 0.5%

Housing

People Living Alone 20.8%
Median Gross Rent $583
Median House Value $114,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 29.7%
US/American 0%
English 8.3%
Irish 7.6%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Ashford Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 9 miles E of Dothan, Alabama (center to center)
Nearest Large City 184 miles S of Atlanta, Georgia
County Houston
Metro Area Dothan
Standard Zip Codes 36312
Phone Area Codes 334
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 31.182
Longitude -85.236

Ashford Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station HEADLAND
Distance 12.9 miles
Jan Temp 36 to 59 F
Apr Temp 52 to 79 F
Jul Temp 69 to 93 F
Oct Temp 52 to 79 F
Annual Precip 56.6 inches
Station COLQUITT 2 W
Distance 27.8 miles
Jan Temp 39 to 62 F
Apr Temp 53 to 79 F
Jul Temp 71 to 92 F
Oct Temp 55 to 81 F
Annual Precip 53.1 inches
Station CHIPLEY 3 E
Distance 31.3 miles
Jan Temp 38 to 61 F
Apr Temp 52 to 78 F
Jul Temp 71 to 91 F
Oct Temp 54 to 80 F
Annual Precip 58.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Cottonwood 1,438 $37,647
Cowarts 2,071 $47,292
Dothan 67,708 $54,268
Gordon 275 $24,000
Grimes 570 $32,083
Webb 1,287 $47,969

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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Ashford High Schools

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ASHFORD HIGH SCHOOL
607 CHURCH ST
334-899-5411
Serves 747 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 17.8

HOUSTON COUNTY AREA VOCATIONAL CENTER
801 8TH AVE
334-899-3308
A Vocational School

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