AL

National Population : 333,590,059
Alabama State Population : 5,207,608

About Ashland, AL

Ashland, AL is located in Clay County in the state of Alabama.

The total City Population for Ashland is about 1,895 with about 99 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 5,103.

The Average Home Value is $88,800.00, which is roughly 23% lower than the Average Home Value of $115,084.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 53% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $34,362.00, which is roughly 22% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $43,882.00 for the state of Alabama, and roughly 40% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Ashland is about 11.3%.

Alabama is ranked #49 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 10.63 out of 100.

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Voting

Clay County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 77.38% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 80.82%
Democratic: 18.28%
Other: 0.89%


Nearby Locations

Lineville, AL (7.34 mi.)
Cragford, AL (9.13 mi.)
Delta, AL (15.04 mi.)
New Site, AL (16.96 mi.)
Daviston, AL (16.96 mi.)
Wadley, AL (17.78 mi.)
Goodwater, AL (18.96 mi.)
Wedowee, AL (19.11 mi.)
Talladega, AL (19.27 mi.)
Waldo, AL (19.27 mi.)
Munford, AL (19.38 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 36251
Latitude : 33.230215
Longitude : -85.867824
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 997 ft.
Area Code(s) : 256

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.35
Male Population Estimate : 48.36%
Female Population Estimate : 51.64%
Median Age : 42.4
Male Median Age : 40.6
Female Median Age : 43.6

White Population Estimate : 84.77%
Black Population Estimate : 13.03%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 3.80%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.39%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 1.35%
Other Population Estimate : 2.14%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Ashland specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Clay County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Clay County: About 309 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Clay County is about 7% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.