Ashton, Iowa

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Ashton Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 48 miles E of Sioux Falls, South Dakota (center to center)
Nearest Large City 142 miles N of Omaha, Nebraska
County Osceola
Standard Zip Codes 51232
Phone Area Codes 712
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 43.311
Longitude -95.79

Ashton Climate

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  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 9.3 miles
Jan Temp 3 to 23 F
Apr Temp 33 to 57 F
Jul Temp 61 to 83 F
Oct Temp 35 to 60 F
Annual Precip 29.4 inches
Distance 10.8 miles
Jan Temp 3 to 22 F
Apr Temp 34 to 56 F
Jul Temp 62 to 82 F
Oct Temp 37 to 60 F
Annual Precip 28.3 inches
Distance 20.7 miles
Jan Temp 3 to 24 F
Apr Temp 34 to 58 F
Jul Temp 61 to 85 F
Oct Temp 35 to 61 F
Annual Precip 27.4 inches
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Ashton Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 461 100%
Male 211 45.8%
Female 250 54.2%
Under 18 126 27.3%
18+ 335 72.7%
65+ 82 17.8%
Median Age 36.5
Average Family Size 3.01
White 457 99.1%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 1 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.2%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 2 0.4%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 3 0.7%

Estimated Ashton Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 440
Growth -21
Growth % -4.6%

Ashton Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 63.7%
Dutch 8.3%
Norwegian 7.3%
US/American 6.2%
English 5.1%
Irish 3.8%
Luxemburger 1.6%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 1.6%
Iranian 0.8%
Italian 0.5%
Scotch-Irish 0.5%
Danish 0.5%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Ashton 461 $35,313
George 1,051 $40,250
Little Rock 489 $38,571
Melvin 243 $36,250
Sanborn 1,353 $42,500
Sheldon 4,914 $43,346
Sibley 2,796 $43,882

Ashton Public Libraries

Ashton Public Library
"3029 3RD ST, BOX 277"
Ashton, Iowa
(712) 724-6426

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