The Town of Ashland had a population of 7,920 as of July 1, 2018.
The primary coordinate point for Ashland is located at latitude 37.7603 and longitude -77.4707 in Hanover County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Ashland (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.13 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Hanover County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 220 feet.
The Town of Ashland (GNIS ID: 2390708) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Ashland: Slash Cottage, Slashes.
|Population in Households||6,765|
|Population in Familes||5,049|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1,155|
|Median Household Income||$48,400|
|Average Household Income||$70,198|
|Per Capita Income||$30,674|
|Total Housing Units||3,213 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,693 (52.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,301 (40.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||219 ( 6.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$224,412|
|Average Home Value||$272,785|
|Average Household Size||2.26|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.06%|
|Per Capita Income||3.17%|
The table below compares Ashland to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 151||75th|
|Population Density||# 218||63rd|
|Diversity Index||# 212||64th|
|Median Household Income||# 330||45th|
|Per Capita Income||# 222||63rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.