|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Ashland is 19,282. Ashland, Ohio is the 1,929th largest city in the US.
Ashland is located entirely in Ashland County.
The peak population of Ashland was in 2000, when its population was 21,245. In 2000, Ashland was the 1,494th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,929th largest city in the US. Ashland is currently 9.2% smaller than it was in 2000.
Ashland has shrunk 9.2% since the year 2000. Ashland, Ohio's growth is extremely below average. 90% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Ashland has a population density of 1,823.1 people per square mile.
|1923||West Mifflin, Pennsylvania||19,332||-12.7%|
|1926||Hermosa Beach, California||19,314||3.6%|
|1932||Lake Forest, Illinois||19,253||-4.5%|
|1934||Harrison, New Jersey||19,212||33.2%|
|1935||Point Pleasant, New Jersey||19,205||-0.6%|
The total voting age population of Ashland, Ohio, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 15,930. The voting age population is 47.8% male and 52.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 19.5% of the residents of Ashland are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Ashland are 94.6% White, 2.5% Two or more races, 1.5% Black, 1.0% Asian, 0.3% Other and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 1.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Ashland, 13.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 12.3%. On a per-household basis, 7.5% of families are below the poverty line in Ashland.
Among those aged 16 and older, 61.2% of Ashland residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.9% of Ashland residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 27.3% have a bachelor's degree and 9.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Ashland residents aged 5 and older, 2.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Ashland is 3.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Ashland, 8.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Ashland is $47,869.
In Ashland, 60.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 39.5% of housing units in Ashland.
Of all the housing units in Ashland, 23.9% of them were build before 1940.
In Ashland, 11.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 990 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Ashland is $714.
In Ashland, 80.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.