Ashland Information

Ashland Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Ashland, KY

General Ashland Information

State: Kentucky

County: Boyd County

Close cities: Russell Heights, KY, Worthington, KY, Raceland, KY, Danleyton, KY, Rush, KY, Russell, KY, Ashland, KY, West Russell, KY, Westwood, KY, Bellefonte, KY, Wurtland, KY, Catlettsburg, KY, Millseat, KY, Flatwoods, KY, Poplar Highlands, KY

Ashland Population (census data)
Total 21,352 (-3.0% since 2000)
Male 9,741 (45.6%)
Female 11,611 (54.4%)

Population Density: 1,928 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 80.5 (US Avg is 100)

Ashland Elevation: 558 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1856

Land Area: 11.1 square miles

Median Household Income: $34,284

Zip Codes: 41101, 41105, 41114, and 41102.

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Ashland Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (95.5%)
  • Black (2.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.1%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
  • Hispanic (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (15.2%)
  • English (13.1%)
  • German (12.9%)
  • Irish (12.1%)
  • Dutch (2.5%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2.4%)

Local Ashland Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Cincinnati Reds, Cleveland Indians
NFL Football: Cincinnati Bengals, Pittsburgh Steelers
NBA Basketball: Indiana Pacers
NHL Hockey: Nashville Predators
NCAA Sports: Morehead State University, Marshall University

Ashland School Information

High Schools
Boyd County High School (12307 Midland Trail Road, Ashland, KY, 41102 - Boyd County District)
Fairview High School (2123 Main Street W, Ashland, KY, 41102 - Fairview Independent District)
Paul G Blazer High School (Blazer Boulevard, Ashland, KY, 41102 - Ashland Independent District)
Middle Schools
Boyd County Middle School (1226 Summit Road, Ashland, KY, 41102 - Boyd County District)
George M Verity Middle School (2800 Kansas Street, Ashland, KY, 41102 - Ashland Independent District)
Elementary Schools
Cannonsburg Elementary School (12219 Midland Trail Road, Ashland, KY, 41102 - Boyd County District)
Charles Russell Elementary School (1100 Russell Street, Ashland, KY, 41101 - Ashland Independent District)
Crabbe Elementary School (520 17th Street, Ashland, KY, 41101 - Ashland Independent District)
Fairview Elementary School (258 McKnight Street Ww, Ashland, KY, 41102 - Fairview Independent District)
Hager Elementary School (1600 Blackburn Avenue, Ashland, KY, 41101 - Ashland Independent District)
Hatcher Elementary (1820 Hickman Street, Ashland, KY, 41101 - Ashland Independent District)
Oakview Elementary School (3111 Blackburn Avenue, Ashland, KY, 41101 - Ashland Independent District)
Poage Elementary School (3215 South 29th Street, Ashland, KY, 41102 - Ashland Independent District)
Summit Elementary School (830 State Route 716, Ashland, KY, 41102 - Boyd County District)

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