Demographics

People

Total Population1,943
Male Share of the Population46.1%
Female Share of the Population53.9%
Senior Citizens20.7%
Employed Population 16+692
Age of the Population43

Families

% of people married36.1%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher7.7%
Median Earnings25+$26,250
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$16,336
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0

Wealth

Median Family Income$39,867
% Above Poverty Level66.2%
% Below Poverty Level33.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time14 minutes
% Working from Home0.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.7%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone43.8%
Median Gross Rent$394
Median House Value$97,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)19.6%
English7.2%
Irish2.7%
Scottish2.3%
German1.5%
African0.5%
French Except Basque0.5%
Italian0.4%
Welsh0.2%
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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
Daviston186$51,563
Goodwater1,311$38,491
Lineville2,471$53,026
Talladega15,609$34,123
Wadley809$27,115
Wedowee772$33,542

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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