Ashford, Alabama

Current Temperature ° Population 2,330

Homefacts City Report

Ashford is located in Houston County, AL. The population is 2,330, making Ashford the 3rd largest city in Houston County.

There are 3 public schools in Ashford with an average Homefacts rating of B. The total crime rate for Ashford is very low, and there are 15 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Ashford is moderate and the median home sales price is $0.

Cities near Ashford include Avon, Cowarts and Webb.

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 16.5%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 66.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 17.4%

Crime Rate

8.72% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 184
  • Violent Crimes: 230
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 230
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

74.83% Higher than national avg.
  • 15 offenders in Ashford
  • 64.38 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $0
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Foreclosures: 0
  • Homes For Sale: 86
  • Homes For Rent: 3

Environmental Hazards

19 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 0
  • Tanks & Spills: 19

Unemployment

Moderate 5.0%
  • Alabama unemployment average: 4.9%
  • National unemployment average: 4.3%

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Summary
There are 3 K-12 public schools in Ashford, AL and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Ashford's schools as Very good, with an overall B rating.
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1 Private School

Ashford Academy

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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15 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
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Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    21%
  • Rented
    24.4%
  • Owned
    54.6%

86 Homes For Sale View All

$149,500
340 Battles Road
Ashford, AL 36312
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$130,000
1511 Avon Drive
Ashford, AL 36312
3 Beds | 3 Baths
$89,900
0 Thornberry Place
Ashford, AL 36312
-- Beds | -- Baths
$136,900
401 Hugh Street
Ashford, AL 36312
4 Beds | 2 Baths

5 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Ashford, AL issued 5 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Ashford, AL issued 5 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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3 Rental Properties View All

$2,916
1860 Old Highway 84 #4
Ashford, AL 36312
-- Beds | 2 Baths
$2,083
1860 Old Highway 84 #5
Ashford, AL 36312
-- Beds | 2 Baths
$1,600
1860 Old Highway 84 #5
Ashford, AL 36312
-- Beds | 2 Baths

Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Ashford, AL
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $490
  • 1 Bedroom: $490
  • 2 Bedrooms: $620
  • 3 Bedrooms: $840
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,020

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Environmental Hazards

19 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (291/296)
    Ashford, AL has 98.31% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Ashford, AL is a green zone.
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  • UV Index VERY HIGH 7.21 Average
    Ashford, AL is a very high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 51.25°
  • February 52.6°
  • March 60.1°
  • April 67.7°
  • May 75.73°
  • June 82.77°
  • July 82.93°
  • August 81.94°
  • September 77.58°
  • October 67.28°
  • November 57.45°
  • December 54.17°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Ashford, AL

Earthquakes
Ashford, AL has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Ashford, AL has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Ashford, AL has a low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Ashford, AL has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Ashford, AL: $42,704

Unemployment

Unemployment in Ashford is 5.0%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 4.9% and 4.3% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 42.46%
White Collar - 57.54%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Robert Bentley
  • Sen. Jeff Sessions
  • Sen. Richard C. Shelby

City Representatives

  • Martha Roby

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

6 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Ashford, AL

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Ashford, AL
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