Ashland Information

Ashland Information

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

General Ashland Information

State: Virginia

County: Hanover County

Close cities: Lakeside, VA, Laurel, VA, Doswell, VA, Glen Allen, VA, Chamberlayne, VA, Wyndham, VA, Beaverdam, VA, Hanover, VA

Ashland Population (census data)
Total 7,070 (+6.6% since 2000)
Male 3,305 (46.7%)
Female 3,765 (53.3%)

Population Density: 985 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 85.4 (US Avg is 100)

Ashland Elevation: 221 feet above sea level

Land Area: 7.18 square miles

Median Household Income: $46,279

Zip Codes: 23005.

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Ashland Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (74.0%)
  • Black (22.3%)
  • Hispanic (1.7%)
  • Two or more races (1.3%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)
  • Other race (0.7%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (14.3%)
  • Irish (12.9%)
  • English (11.8%)
  • United States (10.9%)
  • Italian (5.7%)
  • Scotch-Irish (3.8%)

Local Ashland Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Baltimore Orioles, Washington Nationals
NBA Basketball: Washington Wizards
NHL Hockey: Washington Capitals

Ashland School Information

High Schools
Patrick Henry High (12449 West Patrick Henry Road, Ashland, VA, 23005 - Hanover County Public Schools District)
Middle Schools
Liberty Middle (13496 Liberty School Road, Ashland, VA, 23005 - Hanover County Public Schools District)
Elementary Schools
Elmont Elementary (12007 Cedar Lane, Ashland, VA, 23005 - Hanover County Public Schools District)
John M. Gandy Elementary (201 Archie Cannon Drive, Ashland, VA, 23005 - Hanover County Public Schools District)

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