Ashford, AL Demographic Data

Ashford, AL Summary

Ashford is located in Houston County in Alabama
  • Population: 2,330
  • Area: 6.32 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 6.30 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 0.02 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 368.72 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 242.78 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Ashford, AL Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
1,215
53%
50.8
Male
1,101
48%
49.2
Total Population
2,316
 
321,419,000

Ashford, AL Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
119
5.1% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
163
7.0% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
163
7.0% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
144
6.2% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
141
6.1% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
249
10.8% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
269
11.6% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
358
15.5% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
181
7.8% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
105
4.5% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
233
10.1% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
160
6.9% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
31
1.3% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
1,772
76.5%
77.1
Female
950
53.6%
51.4
Male
822
46.4%
48.6
21 Years and over
1,702
73.5%
72.9
62 Years and over
504
21.8%
18.3
65 Years and over
424
18.3%
14.9
Female
235
55.4%
55.9
Male
189
44.6%
44.1
Median Age (years)
43
NR
NR

Ashford, AL Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
2,187
94.4% 
96.9
White
1,720
74.3% 
73.1
Black or African American
445
19.2% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
20
0.9% 
0.8
Asian
0
0.0% 
5.4
Asian Indian
0
0.0% 
1.2
Chinese
0
0.0% 
1.3
Filipino
0
0.0% 
0.9
Japanese
0
0.0% 
0.2
Korean
0
0.0% 
0.5
Vietnamese
0
0.0% 
0.5
Other Asian
0
0.0% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
0
0.0% 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
0
0.0% 
0.0
Samoan
0
0.0% 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
0
0.0% 
0.1
Some Other Race
2
0.1% 
4.8
Two or More Races
129
5.6% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
12
0.5% 
17.6
Mexican
5
0.2% 
11.1
Puerto Rican
0
0.0% 
1.7
Cuban
0
0.0% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
7
0.3% 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
2,304
99.5% 
82.4

Ashford, AL Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
84
5.3% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
178
11.2% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
600
37.8% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
321
20.2% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
128
8.1% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
201
12.7% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
74
4.7% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
262
16.5%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
1,324
83.5%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
275
17.4%
30.6

Ashford, AL Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
547
29.2%
33.5%
Now Married
946
50.6%
47.5
Divorced
188
10.0%
11.0%
Separated
44
2.4%
2.1
Widowed
146
7.8
5.8%

Ashford, AL Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
2,154
98.0%
78.5%
Languages other than english
43
2.0%
21.5%
Spanish
33
1.5%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
10
0.5%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
0
0.0%
3.5%
Other Languages
0
0.0%
1.0%

Ashford, AL Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
92
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
47
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
85
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
109
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
146
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
130
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
100
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
102
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
13
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
18
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
42,704
 
55,775
Per capita income
21,236
 
29,979

Ashford, AL Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
4
0.4%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
33
3.7%
9.8
Construction
94
10.5%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
159
17.8%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
57
6.4%
6.5
Information
2
0.2%
2.1
Manufacturing
70
7.8%
10.3
Other services except public administration
55
6.1%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
48
5.4%
11.3
Public administration
65
7.3%
4.6
Retail trade
131
14.6%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
147
16.4%
5.1
Wholesale trade
30
3.4%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
107
12.0%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
275
30.7%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
130
14.5%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
240
26.8%
23.6%
Service occupations
143
16.0%
18.0%

Ashford, AL Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
881
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
719
81.6%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
102
11.6%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
4
0.5%
5.2
Walked
0
0.0%
2.8
Other means
5
0.6%
1.8
Worked at home
51
5.8%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
27.0
 
26.0

Ashford, AL Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
87
10.3%
8.9
1 vehicles
245
29.1%
33.5
2 vehicles
327
38.8%
37.2
3 or more
183
21.7%
20.3

Ashford, AL Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
842
79.0%
87.7
Owner Occupied
582
69.1%
63.0
Renter Occupied
260
30.9%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
224
21.0%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
3
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
10
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0

Ashford, AL Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
1,066
1 room
17
1.6%
2.3
2 rooms
8
0.8%
2.5
3 rooms
44
4.1%
9.0
4 rooms
152
14.3%
16.6
5 rooms
270
25.3%
20.0
6 rooms
249
23.4%
17.9
7 rooms
121
11.4%
12.1
8 rooms
105
9.8%
8.5
9 rooms or more
100
9.4%
11.1
Median Rooms
6
 

Ashford, AL Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
1,066
 
 
1-unit, detached
819
76.8%
61.4
1-unit, attached
0
0.0%
5.8
2-units
104
9.8%
3.7
3 or 4 units
19
1.8%
4.5
5 to 9 units
4
0.4%
4.8
10 to 19 units
5
0.5%
4.6
20 or more units
2
0.2%
8.8
Mobile home
113
10.6%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
0
0.0%
0.1

Ashford, AL Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
40
3.8%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
66
6.2%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
190
17.8%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
146
13.7%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
176
16.5%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
90
8.4%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
153
14.4%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
200
18.8%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
5
0.5%
2.5%
2014 or later
0
0.0%
0.5%

Ashford, AL Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
10
1.2%
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
23
2.7%
4.7
Electricity
796
94.5%
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
2
0.2%
5.1
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
2
0.2%
2.0
Solar energy
0
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
0
0.0%
0.5
No fuel used
9
1.1%
1.2

Ashford, AL Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
373
 
47140700.0
$2,500 to $2,999
2
0.5%
6.8%
Less than $500
5
1.3%
1.5%
$3,000 or more
9
2.4%
9.9%
$2,000 to $2,499
16
4.3%
11.8%
$1,500 to 1,999
32
8.6%
20.3%
$500 to $999
136
36.5%
20.5%
$1,000 to 1,499
173
46.4%
29.2%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
168
45.3%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
45
12.1%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
53
14.3%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
27
7.3%
7.3%
35.0% or more
78
21.0%
22.3%
Not Computed
2
NR
NR

Ashford, AL Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
223 
 
41,410,200 
$2,500 to $2,999
0
0.0%
1.7%
$2,000 to $2,499
0
0.0%
4.1%
$3,000 or more
0
0.0%
1.5%
$1,500 to $1,999
0
0.0%
11.0%
$1,000 to $1,499
27
12.1%
27.9%
Less than $500
80
35.9%
11.0%
$500 to $999
116
52.0%
42.7%
No Cash Rent
37
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
583
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
39
19.7%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
19
9.6%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
33
16.7%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
20
10.1%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
19
9.6%
9.2%
35.0% or more
68
34.3%
41.4%
Not Computed
62
NR
NR

Ashford, AL Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
582
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
82
14.1%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
177
30.4%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
127
21.8%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
93
16.0%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
80
13.7%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
16
2.7%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
2
0.3%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
5
0.9%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
114,300
 
194,500
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