Ashland, WI Demographic Data

Ashland, WI Summary

Ashland is located in Ashland County in Wisconsin
  • Population: 8,213
  • Area: 13.70 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 13.42 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 0.28 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 599.40 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 699.80 ft
  • Time Zone: Central Standard Time (GMT -6)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Ashland, WI Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
4,169
52%
50.8
Male
3,914
48%
49.2
Total Population
8,083
 
323,128,000

Ashland, WI Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
467
5.8% 
6.1
5 to 9 Years
304
3.8% 
6.3
10 to 14 Years
541
6.7% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
611
7.6% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
752
9.3% 
6.9
25 to 34 Years
957
11.8% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
886
11.0% 
12.6
45 to 54 Years
1,030
12.7% 
13.2
55 to 59 Years
572
7.1% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
569
7.0% 
6.1
65 to 74 Years
703
8.7% 
8.9
75 to 84 Years
498
6.2% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
193
2.4% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
6,451
79.8%
77.2
Female
3,306
51.2%
51.3
Male
3,145
48.8%
48.7
21 Years and over
5,968
73.8%
73.1
62 Years and over
1,727
21.4%
18.8
65 Years and over
1,394
17.2%
15.2
Female
786
56.4%
55.8
Male
608
43.6%
44.2
Median Age (years)
39
0.0%
0.0

Ashland, WI Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
7,743
95.8% 
96.8
White
6,941
85.9% 
72.6
Black or African American
55
0.7% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
669
8.3% 
0.8
Asian
78
1.0% 
5.4
Asian Indian
0
0.0% 
1.2
Chinese
0
0.0% 
1.3
Filipino
0
0.0% 
0.9
Japanese
6
0.1% 
0.2
Korean
0
0.0% 
0.4
Vietnamese
6
0.1% 
0.6
Other Asian
66
0.8% 
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
0
0.0% 
5.1
Two or More Races
340
4.2% 
3.2
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
180
2.2% 
17.8
Mexican
94
1.2% 
11.2
Puerto Rican
54
0.7% 
1.7
Cuban
0
0.0% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
32
0.4% 
4.2
Not Hispanic or Latino
7,903
97.8% 
82.2

Ashland, WI Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
89
1.6% 
5.4
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
272
5.0% 
7.2
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
1,616
29.9% 
27.2
Some college, no degree
1,191
22.0% 
20.6
Associate's Degree
685
12.7% 
8.4
Bachelor's Degree
896
16.6% 
19.3
Graduate or professional degree
659
12.2% 
11.9
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
361
6.6%
12.6
High School Graduate or Higher
5,047
93.4%
87.4
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
1,555
28.8%
31.2

Ashland, WI Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
2,583
38.1%
33.7%
Now Married
2,597
38.4%
47.5
Divorced
1,027
15.2%
11.0%
Separated
33
0.5%
2.0
Widowed
531
7.8
5.8%

Ashland, WI Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
7,394
97.1%
78.4%
Languages other than english
222
2.9%
21.6%
Spanish
48
0.6%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
62
0.8%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
50
0.7%
3.5%
Other Languages
62
0.8%
1.1%

Ashland, WI Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
199
5.7%
6.7
$10,000 to $14,999
217
6.2%
4.8
$15,000 to $24,999
683
19.6%
9.7
$25,000 to $34,999
499
14.3%
9.5
$35,000 to $49,999
593
17.0%
13.0
$50,000 to $74,999
554
15.9%
17.7
$75,000 to $99,999
322
9.2%
12.3
$100,000 to $149,000
293
8.4%
14.0
$150,000 to $199,999
64
1.8%
5.8
$200,000 or more
63
1.8%
6.4
Median household income
37,917
 
57,617
Per capita income
22,835
 
31,128

Ashland, WI Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
54
1.3%
1.7
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
527
13.1%
9.8
Construction
230
5.7%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
1,348
33.5%
23.0
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
161
4.0%
6.6
Information
75
1.9%
2.1
Manufacturing
265
6.6%
10.1
Other services except public administration
158
3.9%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
209
5.2%
11.4
Public administration
206
5.1%
4.6
Retail trade
647
16.1%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
112
2.8%
5.2
Wholesale trade
26
0.6%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
262
6.5%
8.8%
Management, professional, and related occupations
1,355
33.7%
37.6%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
382
9.5%
12.2%
Sales and office occupations
877
21.8%
23.3%
Service occupations
1,142
28.4%
18.1%

Ashland, WI Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
3,903
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
2,810
72.0%
76.3
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
366
9.4%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
15
0.4%
5.1
Walked
476
12.2%
2.7
Other means
60
1.5%
1.8
Worked at home
176
4.5%
5.0
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
14.4
 
26.6

Ashland, WI Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
383
11.0%
8.7
1 vehicles
1,327
38.1%
33.2
2 vehicles
1,403
40.2%
37.1
3 or more
374
10.7%
21.0

Ashland, WI Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
3,487
92.1%
87.6
Owner Occupied
2,028
58.2%
63.1
Renter Occupied
1,459
41.8%
36.9
Vacant Housing Units
298
7.9%
12.4
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
2
0.0%
0.0
Rental Vacancy Rate
3
0.0%
0.0
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
2.3
0.0%
2.7
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
1.9
0.0%
2.5

Ashland, WI Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
3,785
1 room
142
3.8%
2.4
2 rooms
107
2.8%
2.7
3 rooms
268
7.1%
9.1
4 rooms
720
19.0%
16.5
5 rooms
879
23.2%
19.8
6 rooms
581
15.4%
17.8
7 rooms
460
12.2%
12.0
8 rooms
203
5.4%
8.6
9 rooms or more
425
11.2%
11.1
Median Rooms
5
 
0.0

Ashland, WI Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
3,785
 
 
1-unit, detached
2,537
67.0%
61.5
1-unit, attached
15
0.4%
5.9
2-units
375
9.9%
3.6
3 or 4 units
237
6.3%
4.4
5 to 9 units
147
3.9%
4.8
10 to 19 units
157
4.1%
4.4
20 or more units
186
4.9%
9.0
Mobile home
131
3.5%
6.2
Boat, RV, van, etc.
0
0.0%
0.1

Ashland, WI Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
1,573
41.6%
12.8%
1940 to 1949
461
12.2%
5.0%
1950 to 1959
454
12.0%
10.4%
1960 to 1969
328
8.7%
10.7%
1970 to 1979
403
10.6%
15.3%
1980 to 1989
228
6.0%
13.5%
1990 to 1999
149
3.9%
13.9%
2000 to 2009
168
4.4%
14.2%
2010 to 2013
21
0.6%
2.8%
2014 or later
0
0.0%
1.4%

Ashland, WI Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
2,719
78.0%
48.1
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
85
2.4%
4.7
Electricity
558
16.0%
38.7
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
36
1.0%
4.8
Coal or coke
0
0.0%
0.1
Wood
49
1.4%
1.9
Solar energy
0
0.0%
0.1
Other fuel
26
0.7%
0.5
No fuel used
14
0.4%
1.1

Ashland, WI Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
1,133
 
47295100.0
$2,500 to $2,999
0
0.0%
7.0%
$2,000 to $2,499
23
2.0%
11.8%
$3,000 or more
35
3.1%
10.3%
Less than $500
58
5.1%
1.6%
$1,500 to $1,999
156
13.8%
20.1%
$500 to $999
412
36.4%
20.4%
$1,000 to $1,499
449
39.6%
28.8%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
609
53.8%
45.4%
20.0% to 24.9%
180
15.9%
15.7%
25.0% to 29.9%
50
4.4%
10.6%
30.0% to 34.9%
106
9.4%
7.0%
35.0% or more
188
16.6%
21.3%
Not Computed
0
0.0%
0.0%

Ashland, WI Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
1,428 
 
41,631,300 
$2,500 to $2,999
0
0.0%
1.9%
$2,000 to $2,499
0
0.0%
4.4%
$3,000 or more
0
0.0%
1.8%
$1,500 to $1,999
0
0.0%
11.9%
$1,000 to $1,499
115
8.1%
28.3%
Less than $500
348
24.4%
10.7%
$500 to $999
965
67.6%
41.0%
No Cash Rent
31
0.0%
2,206,240
Median (Dollars)
657
0.0%
981
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
139
9.9%
13.1%
15.0% to 19.9%
193
13.8%
12.9%
20.0% to 24.9%
198
14.2%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
224
16.0%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
82
5.9%
9.0%
35.0% or more
562
40.2%
40.7%
Not Computed
61
0.0%
0.0%

Ashland, WI Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
2,028
 
75,022,600
Less then $50,000
239
11.8%
7.3%
$50,000 to $99,999
702
34.6%
7.3%
$100,000 to $149,000
500
24.7%
14.1%
$150,000 to $199,000
327
16.1%
14.5%
$200,000 to $299,999
186
9.2%
19.2%
$300,000 to $499,999
53
2.6%
18.2%
$500,000 to $999,999
8
0.4%
10.5%
$1,000,000 or more
13
0.6%
3.1%
Median (Dollars)
107,800
 
205,000
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