The Town of Ashland had a population of 7,752 as of July 1, 2017.
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.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Ashland population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Ashland: Slash Cottage, Slashes.
|Daytime Population: Workers||5,836|
|Daytime Population: Residents||4,194|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||10,030|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.29|
|Population in Households||6,629|
|Population in Familes||4,897|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1,123|
|Median Household Income||$46,545|
|Average Household Income||$67,188|
|Per Capita Income||$29,477|
|Total Housing Units||3,151 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,555 (49.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,372 (43.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||224 ( 7.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$208,991|
|Average Home Value||$253,394|
|Average Household Size||2.26|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.15%|
|Per Capita Income||2.15%|
The table below compares Ashland to the other 593 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 154||74th|
|Population Density||# 224||62nd|
|Diversity Index||# 214||64th|
|Median Household Income||# 339||43rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 222||63rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.