Ashland, KY
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Ashland, Kentucky Info Snack

Population
20,626
Unemployment
8.6%
Poverty
24.5%
Median Home
$102,800
Median Income
$40,917
Median Rent
$684

Ashland SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
8.5

Ashland, KY Crime Report

799
Total Crimes
3,951.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
59.53%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Ashland
/ 100k People
Kentucky
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 799 3,951.1 2,114.5 2,476.7
Violent Crime 59 291.8 217.1 366.7
Murder 3 14.8 4.9 5.0
Robbery 14 69.2 48.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 31 153.3 128.6 250.2
Property Crime 740 3,659.4 1,897.4 2,109.9
Burglary 96 474.7 345.7 340.5
Larceny 608 3,006.6 1,323.5 1,549.5
Car Theft 36 178.0 228.2 219.9

Ashland, KY Cost Of Living

84
Ashland's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Ashland Kentucky National Average
Overall 84 89 100
Services 101 100 100
Groceries 92 91 100
Health 81 90 100
Housing 55 70 100
Transportation 96 99 100
Utilities 95 98 100

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Rankings for Ashland in Kentucky

Map Of Ashland, KY

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Population over time in Ashland

Year Population % Change
2019 20,626 -0.9%
2018 20,822 -1.0%
2017 21,035 -1.2%
2016 21,294 -0.5%
2015 21,391 -0.7%
2014 21,551 -0.3%
2013 21,609 -0.0%
2012 21,611 -0.1%
2011 21,627 0.1%
2010 21,613 -

Race / Ethnicity in Ashland

White
92.5% (19,071)
African American
1.9% (397)
American Indian
0.1% (20)
Asian
0.7% (142)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.1% (16)
Two Or More
3.3% (688)
Hispanic
1.4% (292)
Race Ashland KY USA
White 92.5% 84.6% 60.7%
African American 1.9% 8.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.2% 0.7%
Asian 0.7% 1.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.3% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.4% 3.7% 18.0%

Gender in Ashland

Female
52.8% (10,895)
Male
47.2% (9,730)
Gender Ashland KY USA
Female 52.8% 50.8% 50.8%
Male 47.2% 49.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Ashland for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (825)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (1,650)
High School / GED
30.0% (6,187)
Some College
24.0% (4,950)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (2,062)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (2,681)
Master's Degree
8.0% (1,650)
Professional Degree
2.0% (412)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (206)
Education Ashland KY USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 30.0% 33.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 14.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Ashland, Kentucky

Less than $10,000
15.8% (325,032)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.3% (150,703)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.1% (207,901)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.0% (226,055)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.9% (267,088)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.1% (331,995)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.8% (222,573)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.6% (219,092)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.7% (55,208)
$200,000 or more
2.8% (56,949)
Income Ashland KY USA
Less than $10,000 15.8% 8.3% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.3% 5.8% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.1% 11.1% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.0% 10.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.9% 13.8% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.1% 17.7% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.8% 12.1% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.6% 12.5% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.7% 4.3% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.8% 3.9% 7.7%

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