Ashland, Alabama

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Population in 2013: 1,980 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +0.8%
 
Males: 956  (48.3%)
Females: 1,024  (51.7%)
Median resident age:  41.8 years
Alabama median age:  43.1 years

Zip codes: 36251.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $25,077 (it was $23,469 in 2000)
Ashland:

$25,077
AL:

$41,574
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,639 (it was $13,927 in 2000)

Ashland city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $86,331 (it was $64,900 in 2000)
Ashland:

$86,331
AL:

$123,200
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $133,476; Detached houses: $140,418; Mobile homes: $18,929

Median gross rent in 2012: $368.

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Ashland races chart
  • White alone - 1,398 (68.6%)
  • Black alone - 478 (23.5%)
  • Hispanic - 117 (5.7%)
  • Two or more races - 22 (1.1%)
  • Asian alone - 15 (0.7%)
  • American Indian alone - 7 (0.3%)

Races in Ashland detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Ashland: 82.5 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (25.5%), Irish (11.8%), English (6.3%), Scottish (3.3%), French (2.0%), German (1.8%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 1130 feet

Land area: 7.24 square miles.

Population density: 274 people per square mile   (very low).

Ashland,AL real estate house value index trend

Ashland, Alabama map

For population 25 years and over in Ashland:

  • High school or higher: 75.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.9%
  • Unemployed: 4.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ashland city:

  • Never married: 19.9%
  • Now married: 47.3%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 15.1%
  • Divorced: 15.1%

183 residents are foreign born (4.9% Latin America).

This city:  9.6%
Alabama:  3.5%



According to our research of Alabama and other state lists there were 17 registered sex offenders living in Ashland, Alabama as of April 25, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Ashland to the number of sex offenders is 115 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $389 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $248 (0.3%)

Ashland satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Hoover, AL (56.5 miles , pop. 62,742).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (59.0 miles , pop. 242,820).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (601.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Lineville, AL (2.4 miles ), Millerville, AL (2.8 miles ), Millerville-Hollins, AL (3.6 miles ), Goldville, AL (3.7 miles) , Waldo, AL (3.8 miles ), Delta, AL (3.8 miles) , Hackneyville, AL (4.0 miles ), New Site, AL (4.1 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 2 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $108,300
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $65,000
  • 2000: 2 buildings, average cost: $117,500
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $160,000
  • 2004: 4 buildings, average cost: $87,500
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $92,500
  • 2006: 5 buildings, average cost: $145,000
  • 2007: 4 buildings, average cost: $129,100
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $68,500
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $147,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 33.27 N, Longitude: 85.84 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,215 (+63.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 322 (45.4%)

Area code: 256

Ashland household income distribution Ashland home values distribution

Crime rates in Ashland by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 00000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 10000010020
per 100,000 50.70.00.00.00.00.053.70.00.097.70.0
Robberies 11000000001
per 100,000 50.750.40.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.049.1
Assaults 100103253116
per 100,000 50.70.00.051.60.0161.6107.4267.0157.9537.4294.7
Burglaries 32504245489
per 100,000 152.1100.9258.40.0208.8107.8214.8267.0210.5390.8442.0
Thefts 319146212127373140
per 100,000 152.150.4465.1722.0313.21131.51127.81441.51947.41514.41964.6
Auto thefts 00001300231
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.052.2161.60.00.0105.3146.649.1
Arson N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A0N/A
per 100,000 N/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/AN/A0.0N/A
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 297.7) 72.521.332.234.427.586.1109.4113.9116.5250.5164.3

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City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Ashland detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 13 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.93
Alabama average:

2.28
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.1%
Alabama:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -142 (-6.7%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (46%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Utilities (3%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Public administration (17%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (13%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Woodworkers (6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (11%)
  • Child care workers (7%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (5%)

Work and jobs in Ashland: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Ashland, Alabama

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Ashland, Alabama average temperatures Ashland, Alabama average precipitation Ashland, Alabama humidity Ashland, Alabama wind speed Ashland, Alabama snowfall Ashland, Alabama sunshine Ashland, Alabama clear and cloudy days

Tornado activity:

Ashland-area historical tornado activity is near Alabama state average. It is 98% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/1/1953, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 5.4 miles away from the Ashland city center killed 7 people and injured 12 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/27/1973, a category F4 tornado 18.5 miles away from the city center killed 7 people and injured 199 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ashland-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 81% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 85.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 82.5 miles away from Ashland center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 170.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 197.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 119.6 miles away from Ashland center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 129.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Clay County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Hurricanes: 5, Tornadoes: 5, Winds: 2, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ashland topographic map

Birthplace of: Bob Riley - Alabama politician, Hiram Wesley Evans - Dentist and secret society leader, Jack L. Treadwell - Army Medal of Honor recipient, Howard Ballard - Football player.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Ashland: Jack L. Treadwell.

Hospitals and medical centers in Ashland:

  • CLAY COUNTY HOSPITAL (Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 83825 HIGHWAY 9 P O BOX 1270)
  • HOSPICE OF CLAY COUNTY (83825 HIGHWAY 9)
  • CLAY COUNTY HOSPITAL HOME CARE, LLC (83825 HIGHWAY 9)

Airports and heliports located in Ashland:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ashland:

  • Southern Union State Community College (about 19 miles; Wadley, AL; Full-time enrollment: 4,120)
  • Jacksonville State University (about 39 miles; Jacksonville, AL; FT enrollment: 7,566)
  • University of West Georgia (about 48 miles; Carrollton, GA; FT enrollment: 10,358)
  • West Georgia Technical College (about 48 miles; Waco, GA; FT enrollment: 4,768)
  • Gadsden State Community College (about 51 miles; Gadsden, AL; FT enrollment: 4,650)
  • Auburn University (about 51 miles; Auburn University, AL; FT enrollment: 22,741)
  • Samford University (about 57 miles; Birmingham, AL; FT enrollment: 3,829)

Public high school in Ashland:

Private high schools in Ashland:

  • FIRST ASSEMBLY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 181; Location: 85621 HWY 9; Grades: PK - 12)
  • MELLOW VALLEY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 158; Location: 37993 HWY 77; Grades: PK - 12)

Public elementary/middle school in Ashland:

See full list of schools located in Ashland

Library in Ashland:

  • ASHLAND CITY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $75,638; Location: 11 SECOND AVENUE NORTH; 21,267 books; 390 audio materials; 1,232 video materials; 81 state licensed databases; 9 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Ashland: Clay County Courthouse (A), Ashland Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Ashland include: First United Methodist Church (A), First Baptist Church (B), Bethel Baptist Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Ashland City Cemetery (1), Old Field Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Ashland City - City Hall (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 105 2nd Avenue North).

Courts: Clay County - Court Reporter (Courthouse), Ashland City - Municipal Court (83320 Highway 9).

Clay County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2006 was 101. This is worse than average.

City:

101
U.S.:

74

Ozone [ppb] level in 2006 was 32.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 22.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

32.8
U.S.:

32.0

Drinking water stations with addresses in Ashland and their reported violations in the past:

ASHLAND WATER WORKS & SEWER (Population served: 2,925, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-03-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-03-2009), St Public Notif received (JAN-07-2010), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-18-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUN-18-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2009 and MAR-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-22-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-22-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-09-2009), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-18-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUN-18-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2009 and MAR-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-22-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-22-2009), St Public Notif received (JUN-09-2009), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-18-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUN-18-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-12-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-12-2009), St Public Notif received (FEB-06-2009), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-18-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUN-18-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-12-2009), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-12-2009), St Public Notif received (FEB-06-2009), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-18-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUN-18-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-15-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-15-2008), St Public Notif received (NOV-07-2008), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (FEB-18-2010), St Compliance achieved (JUN-18-2010)
  • 3 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between NOV-14-2013 and FEB-12-2014, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-23-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-23-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-29-2014), St Public Notif received (JUN-04-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between NOV-14-2013 and FEB-12-2014, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-23-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-23-2013), St Compliance achieved (MAY-29-2014), St Public Notif received (JUN-04-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between AUG-15-2013 and NOV-13-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-23-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-23-2013), St Compliance achieved (FEB-27-2014), St Public Notif received (JUN-04-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between AUG-15-2013 and NOV-13-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-23-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-23-2013), St Compliance achieved (FEB-27-2014), St Public Notif received (JUN-04-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between MAY-17-2013 and AUG-14-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-23-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-23-2013), St Compliance achieved (JAN-02-2014), St Public Notif received (JUN-04-2014)
  • 3 other older monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 23.3%
(12.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 37.3% for Black residents, 57.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Alabama:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  60.8%
Whole state:  67.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.2%
Whole state:  4.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
76 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
74 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
91 people in nursing homes in 2000
44 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Ashland, Alabama environmental map by EPA

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Ashland compared to Alabama state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Ashland (2011 data):

  • PNC Bank, National Association: Clay County Finance Company Branch at 104 North 1st Street, branch established on 1995/03/15; Ashland-Hwy 9 Branch at 83183 Highway 9, branch established on 2008/06/23. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • FirstState Bank: Ashland South Branch at Highways 9 And 77, branch established on 1987/08/24. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $198.7 mil, Deposits: $154.8 mil, headquarters in Lineville, AL, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: First State Capital Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

Ashland travel time to work - commute Ashland mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (54%)
  • Utility gas (41%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Wood (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Ashland city (based on Clay County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 74.00%
Here: 74.0%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionUnited Methodist ChurchChurches of ChristAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents76.2%15.9%3.5%1.8%2.6%
Congregations54.3%22.2%8.6%2.5%12.3%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Clay County:

2.17 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Clay County:

0.72 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Clay County:

7.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Here:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

12.4%
Alabama:

11.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Clay County:

31.6%
Alabama:

31.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.1%
State:

13.5%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$4,384$52,6080$0
Other Government Administration 1$3,345$40,1400$0
Judicial and Legal 1$2,358$28,2960$0
Police Protection - Officers 7$18,002$30,8610$0
Police - Other 5$8,347$20,0330$0
Firefighters 0$0 1$1,149
Streets and Highways 1$1,891$22,6920$0
Welfare 0$0 3$2,931
Health 1$2,464$29,5680$0
Parks and Recreation 1$1,891$22,6920$0
Local Libraries 1$2,130$25,5602$1,417
Other and Unallocable 3$7,634$30,5362$2,336
Totals for Government 22$52,446$28,6078$7,833

4.82% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,413 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.82%
Alabama average:

6.02%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Tallapoosa County, AL  0.75% ($35,029 average AGI)
from Talladega County, AL  0.71% ($24,636)
from Calhoun County, AL  0.64% ($27,300)


5.83% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,116 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.83%
Alabama average:

6.06%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Calhoun County, AL  0.98% ($29,174 average AGI)
to Talladega County, AL  0.81% ($25,711)
to Tallapoosa County, AL  0.42% ($27,550)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ashland:

  • WZZX (780 AM; daytime; 5 kW; LINEVILLE, AL; Owner: ROBERT A. PERRY)
  • WNSI (810 AM; 50 kW; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: UNITED BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WKNG (1060 AM; daytime; 50 kW; TALLAPOOSA, GA; Owner: WKNG, INC.)
  • WDJC (850 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: KIMTRON, INC.)
  • WJOX (690 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WAPI (1070 AM; 50 kW; BIRMINGHAM, AL; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGST (640 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WCNN (680 AM; 50 kW; NORTH ATLANTA, GA; Owner: DICKEY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WMLB (1160 AM; 50 kW; EAST POINT, GA; Owner: ATLANTA AREA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSB (750 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: CXR HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WFTD (1080 AM; daytime; 50 kW; MARIETTA, GA; Owner: PRIETO ENTERPRISES, INC.)
  • WGUN (1010 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: WGUN, INC.)
  • WAOK (1380 AM; 50 kW; ATLANTA, GA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ashland:

  • WASZ (95.5 FM; ASHLAND, AL; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTBJ (91.3 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: TRINITY CHRISTIAN ACADEMY)
  • WVOK-FM (97.9 FM; OXFORD, AL; Owner: WOODARD BROADCASTING CO. INC.)
  • WTDR (92.7 FM; TALLADEGA, AL; Owner: JACOBS BROADCAST GROUP, INC.)
  • WSSY-FM (97.5 FM; TALLADEGA, AL; Owner: GREAT SOUTH RFDC, LLC)
  • WMAX-FM (105.3 FM; BOWDON, GA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WTRB-FM (98.3 FM; SYLACAUGA, AL; Owner: WILLIAMS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WLJS-FM (91.9 FM; JACKSONVILLE, AL; Owner: BD. OF TRUSTEES/JACKSONVILLE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WELR-FM (102.3 FM; ROANOKE, AL; Owner: EAGLE'S NEST, INC.)
  • WSTH-FM (106.1 FM; ALEXANDER CITY, AL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WZLM (97.3 FM; DADEVILLE, AL; Owner: GREAT SOUTH RFDC, LLC)
  • W269AX (101.7 FM; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Ashland:

  • WCIQ (Channel 7; MOUNT CHEAHA, AL; Owner: ALABAMA EDUCATIONAL TELEVISION COMMISSION)
  • W29AO (Channel 29; ANNISTON, AL; Owner: WBRC LICENSE, INC.)
  • WAXC-LP (Channel 64; ALEXANDER CITY, AL; Owner: CABLE VIDEO PRODUCTIONS, INC.)
Ashland, Alabama:
  • Fatal accident count: 8
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 12
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 4
  • Fatalities: 8
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 21
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Alabama average:
  • Fatal accident count: 104
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 163
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 27
  • Fatalities: 114
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 267
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 10
See more detailed statistics of Ashland fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total costs: $1,429,000
Total average daily traffic: 10,360
Total average daily truck traffic: 738
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 16,740

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Ashland)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

72 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Ashland, AL)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ashland)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: WILLIAMSON & RATLEY HIPERBIPE SNS-7 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 8529W , Serial Number: 257
    Registrant (Individual): Robert R Riley, Rr 2 Box 339, Ashland, AL 36251

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 30
  • Hazardous Condition: 4

Incident types - Ashland

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ashland, AL
Most common first names in Ashland, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James7374.2 years
William5773.7 years
John5276.8 years
Mary5076.2 years
Charles2770.1 years
Annie2580.2 years
Robert2473.4 years
Willie2378.7 years
George2073.8 years
Thomas1876.2 years
Most common last names in Ashland, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith5171.9 years
Jones2779.0 years
Brooks2275.7 years
Horn2277.6 years
Mattox2177.0 years
Williams2175.2 years
Mitchell2078.2 years
Sims2070.2 years
Browning1980.9 years
Thompson1983.0 years
Businesses in Ashland, AL
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1McDonald's1
H&R Block1U-Haul1

Ashland on our top lists:

  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Furniture and related products"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Furniture and related products"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Florists"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 cities that people commute into (largest positive percentage daily daytime population change due to commuting)"
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