The Borough of Ashland had a population of 2,816 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Ashland is located at latitude 40.7811 and longitude -76.345 in Schuylkill County. The formal boundaries for the Borough of Ashland (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.66 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Schuylkill County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 991 feet.
The Borough of Ashland (GNIS ID: 1215543) has a C5 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Ashland population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||2,816|
|Population in Familes||2,145|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.16|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,700 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||830 (48.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||472 (27.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||398 (23.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$47,483|
|Average Home Value||$69,157|
|Median Household Income||$40,275|
|Average Household Income||$49,424|
|Per Capita Income||$22,852|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.18%|
|Per Capita Income||1.78%|
The table below compares Ashland to the other 1,762 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Pennsylvania by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 480||73rd|
|Population Density1||# 792||55th|
|Diversity Index2||# 1162||34th|
|Median Household Income||# 1342||24th|
|Per Capita Income||# 1201||32nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Pennsylvania Census Data Comparison Tool.