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People

Total Population 1,318
Male Share of the Population 49.1%
Female Share of the Population 50.9%
Senior Citizens 16.8%
Employed Population 16+ 670
Age of the Population 42

Families

% of people married 51.5%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 13.3%
Median Earnings25+ $37,321
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $56,250
Median Earnings With High School Degree $36,719

Wealth

Median Family Income $71,000
% Above Poverty Level 92.6%
% Below Poverty Level 7.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 28 minutes
% Working from Home 4.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work 0%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 26.9%
Median Gross Rent $725
Median House Value $90,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 16.8%
US/American 0%
English 12.4%
Irish 16.4%

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

Ashland Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 20 miles W of Springfield, Illinois (center to center)
Nearest Large City 88 miles N of St. Louis, Missouri
County Cass
Standard Zip Codes 62612
Phone Area Codes 217
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 39.887
Longitude -90.007

Ashland 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 JACKSONVILLE 2 E
Distance 15.4 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 34 F
Apr Temp 39 to 64 F
Jul Temp 63 to 87 F
Oct Temp 41 to 68 F
Annual Precip 38.4 inches
Station SPRINGFIELD CAPITAL AP
Distance 17.4 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 33 F
Apr Temp 42 to 63 F
Jul Temp 66 to 87 F
Oct Temp 44 to 67 F
Annual Precip 35.5 inches
Station MASON CITY 1 W
Distance 27.1 miles
Jan Temp 16 to 33 F
Apr Temp 41 to 65 F
Jul Temp 64 to 87 F
Oct Temp 44 to 67 F
Annual Precip 35.7 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Ashland, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Newmansville (62612)

Prentice (62612)

Yatesville (62612)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Berlin 144 $42,083

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

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Ashland High Schools

A-C CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL
PO BOX 260
217-476-3312
Serves 150 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 10.3

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