dcsimg

People

Total Population 7,264
Male Share of the Population 45.3%
Female Share of the Population 54.7%
Senior Citizens 15.4%
Employed Population 16+ 3,398
Age of the Population 35

Families

% of people married 33.5%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 23.4%
Median Earnings25+ $35,828
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $24,479
Median Earnings With High School Degree $28,026

Wealth

Median Family Income $56,373
% Above Poverty Level 85.3%
% Below Poverty Level 14.7%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 20 minutes
% Working from Home 5.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work 14.8%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 34.8%
Median Gross Rent $941
Median House Value $189,400

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 34.2%
US/American 0%
English 18.3%
Irish 12.1%

Ashland Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 14 miles N of Richmond, Virginia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 82 miles S of Washington, District of Columbia
County Hanover
Metro Area Richmond - Petersburg
Standard Zip Codes 23005
Phone Area Codes 804
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 37.758
Longitude -77.48

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 ASHLAND
Distance 0.6 miles
Jan Temp 25 to 46 F
Apr Temp 43 to 70 F
Jul Temp 66 to 87 F
Oct Temp 46 to 69 F
Annual Precip 44 inches
Station CROZIER
Distance 23 miles
Jan Temp 24 to 46 F
Apr Temp 41 to 70 F
Jul Temp 65 to 89 F
Oct Temp 43 to 70 F
Annual Precip 44 inches
Station WARSAW 2 NW
Distance 41.1 miles
Jan Temp 28 to 46 F
Apr Temp 45 to 69 F
Jul Temp 67 to 88 F
Oct Temp 47 to 70 F
Annual Precip 43.8 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Ashaiiu (23005)

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

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bowling Green 1,154 $54,342
Glen Allen 15,464 $79,205
Mechanicsville 36,991 $83,439
Richmond 211,063 $50,679
These schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles). Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.
 
Results:  5
Matching School Ads
Programs
  • Diesel Technology
  • Heavy Equipment
  • Collision Repair and Refinishing
  • Get a hands-on, job-specific education at Lincoln Tech.
camnpus icon
Nashville
Visit School Site
Programs
  • Master of Science in Computer Engineering
  • Established in 1901, the College of Engineering and Computer Science has built a vibrant community of leaders with a reputation for responsiveness in meeting regional, national, and global needs.

Programs
  • BS in Business Administration - Project Management
  • MSHUS- Family and Community Services
  • AAS in Information Technology - Network Administration
  • Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Programs
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN completion)
  • Master of Science in Management - Healthcare Management
  • Master of Science in Information Technology - Network Management
  • A degree from CTU connects you to what matters most: powerful professional network, real-world professional faculty and innovative technology. Once you earn your degree you hit the ground running.
Programs
  • Specialization in Family Nurse Practitioner (MSN)
  • Occupational Therapy Assistant (AS)
  • Public Health (BS)
  • As a student at South University, you will have the opportunity to learn from accomplished faculty members who have real-world experience in the subjects that they teach.
camnpus icon
Glen Allen
Visit School Site

Ashland High Schools

PATRICK HENRY HIGH
12449 WEST PATRICK HENRY ROAD
804-365-8000
Serves 1,586 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.8

Ashland Colleges

Click school name for a detailed profile.

Additional Details
Ashland Colleges
Ashland colleges and trade schools.
Ashland Graduate Schools
Ashland Graduate and Business Schools
Study Online in Ashland
Matching School Ads

Career and College Resources

Real-World Career Reports
Career References and Original Articles
College Directories and Lists
Additional Resources
Info for Ashland Government Officials


Are you an official in the Ashland government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.

Back to Top
SPEAK TO AN ADVISOR 1.844.285.6104