Ashland County OH Information


Ashland County Subdivisions

Ashland County OH Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 53,973
Daytime Population: Workers 21,499
Daytime Population: Residents 29,262
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 50,761
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.94
Population in Households 51,743
Population in Familes 42,503
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,230
Population Density2 128
Diversity Index3 9


Median Household Income $48,870
Average Household Income $62,052
Per Capita Income $24,101


Total Housing Units 22,450 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 14,922 (66.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,637 (25.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,891 ( 8.4%)
Median Home Value $137,536
Average Home Value $167,248


Total Households 20,559
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 14,049
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.22% 0.17%
Households 0.25% 0.21%
Families 0.03% 0.07%
Median Household Income   1.35%
Per Capita Income   2.67%


Ashland County OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Ashland County to the other 88 counties and county equivalents in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 48 47th
Population Density # 43 52nd
Diversity Index # 75 16th
Median Household Income # 44 51st
Per Capita Income # 54 40th

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