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Demographics

People

Total Population2,231
Male Share of the Population47.2%
Female Share of the Population52.8%
Senior Citizens20%
Employed Population 16+835
Age of the Population45

Families

% of people married41.9%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.5%
Median Earnings25+$24,461
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$15,871
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,000

Wealth

Median Family Income$44,936
% Above Poverty Level77.1%
% Below Poverty Level22.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time27 minutes
% Working from Home1.3%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.2%
% Using Public Transportation0.7%

Housing

People Living Alone37%
Median Gross Rent$391
Median House Value$89,600

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)25.4%
Irish6.1%
English5.2%
Scottish3.2%
German2.7%
Italian0.8%
French Except Basque0.7%
African0.5%
Welsh0.1%
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Ashland Almanac

CategoryValue
County Clay County
Standard Zip Codes36251
Phone Area Codes256
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude33.27
Approximate Longitude-85.83

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)

StationASHLAND 3 SE
Distance3 miles
Jan Temp33 to 52 F
Apr Temp49 to 73 F
Jul Temp69 to 88 F
Oct Temp52 to 73 F
Annual Precip59.4 inches
StationTALLADEGA
Distance19.8 miles
Jan Temp28 to 54 F
Apr Temp45 to 75 F
Jul Temp66 to 91 F
Oct Temp45 to 76 F
Annual Precip56.4 inches
StationHEFLIN
Distance29.4 miles
Jan Temp30 to 51 F
Apr Temp46 to 73 F
Jul Temp68 to 90 F
Oct Temp47 to 74 F
Annual Precip56.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Daviston232$53,000
Goodwater1,523$27,171
Lineville2,590$46,852
Talladega15,793$33,408
Wadley890$45,000
Wedowee742$32,961

Ashland Public Libraries

Ashland City Public Library
11 2ND AVENUE NORTH
Ashland, Alabama
(256) 354-3427

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Ashland Hospitals

Clay County Hospital
(Government - Local)
83825 Highway 9
(256) 354-2131

Ashland Public Schools

Ashland Elem Sch
223 3rd Street Sw
ZIP: 36251
Primary
Total Enrollment 559
Clay Co High Sch
220 3rd St Sw
ZIP: 36251

Ashland Private Schools

Clark County Christian Academy
37993 Highway 77
ZIP: 36251
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 130
First Assembly Christian School
85621 Highway 9
ZIP: 36251
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 124
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