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People

Total Population 179
Male Share of the Population 45.8%
Female Share of the Population 54.2%
Senior Citizens 27.9%
Employed Population 16+ 95
Age of the Population 51

Families

% of people married 63.5%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 3.8%
Median Earnings25+ $25,357
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $30,625
Median Earnings With High School Degree $26,667

Wealth

Median Family Income $48,125
% Above Poverty Level 95.5%
% Below Poverty Level 4.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 27 minutes
% Working from Home %
% Walking and Biking to Work 6.3%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 42.2%
Median Gross Rent $388
Median House Value $50,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 0.6%
US/American 0%
English 17.9%
Irish 8.9%

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

Ashton Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 115 miles W of Lincoln, Nebraska (center to center)
Nearest Large City 148 miles W of Omaha, Nebraska
County Sherman
Standard Zip Codes 68817
Phone Area Codes 308
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.248
Longitude -98.793

Ashton 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 LOUP CITY
Distance 9.3 miles
Jan Temp 9 to 33 F
Apr Temp 34 to 62 F
Jul Temp 62 to 87 F
Oct Temp 35 to 64 F
Annual Precip 26.6 inches
Station RAVENNA
Distance 16.2 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 36 F
Apr Temp 37 to 64 F
Jul Temp 64 to 88 F
Oct Temp 38 to 67 F
Annual Precip 26.1 inches
Station GREELEY
Distance 24.9 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 33 F
Apr Temp 34 to 62 F
Jul Temp 61 to 87 F
Oct Temp 34 to 66 F
Annual Precip 26 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Schaupps (68817)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Dannebrog 319 $50,833
Elba 271 $65,938
Farwell 130 $36,667
Loup City 1,031 $56,875
Rockville 86 $36,250
Scotia 365 $43,750

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

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