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Demographics

People

Total Population181
Male Share of the Population45.3%
Female Share of the Population54.7%
Senior Citizens21.5%
Employed Population 16+91
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married64.1%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher5.6%
Median Earnings25+$26,944
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$28,125

Wealth

Median Family Income$45,875
% Above Poverty Level93.9%
% Below Poverty Level6.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time27 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work5.5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone37%
Median Gross Rent$475
Median House Value$43,800

Ancestry

German48.6%
Polish44.2%
English19.9%
Irish10.5%
Swedish7.7%
Czech3.3%
Welsh1.7%
Swiss1.1%
Norwegian0.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)0.6%
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Ashton Almanac

CategoryValue
County Sherman County
Standard Zip Codes68817
Phone Area Codes308
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Approximate Latitude41.24
Approximate Longitude-98.79

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)

StationLOUP CITY
Distance9.3 miles
Jan Temp9 to 33 F
Apr Temp34 to 62 F
Jul Temp62 to 87 F
Oct Temp35 to 64 F
Annual Precip26.6 inches
StationRAVENNA
Distance16.2 miles
Jan Temp12 to 36 F
Apr Temp37 to 64 F
Jul Temp64 to 88 F
Oct Temp38 to 67 F
Annual Precip26.1 inches
StationGREELEY
Distance24.9 miles
Jan Temp8 to 33 F
Apr Temp34 to 62 F
Jul Temp61 to 87 F
Oct Temp34 to 66 F
Annual Precip26 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Dannebrog338$50,500
Elba282$56,750
Farwell125$36,250
Loup City955$57,656
Rockville125$40,000
Scotia366$42,917
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