Ashland City, Tennessee

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Population in 2019: 4,767 (72% urban, 28% rural).
Population change since 2000: +30.9%
Males: 2,350  (49.3%)
Females: 2,417  (50.7%)
Median resident age:

42.7 years
Tennessee median age:

39.0 years

Zip codes: 37015.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $51,164 (it was $35,282 in 2000)
Ashland City:

$51,164
TN:

$56,071

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $25,187 (it was $17,228 in 2000)

Ashland City town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $162,633 (it was $85,500 in 2000)
Ashland City:

$162,633
TN:

$191,900

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $186,586; detached houses: $186,940; townhouses or other attached units: $144,539; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $211,530

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,024.

March 2019 cost of living index in Ashland City: 88.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 18.2%
(17.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 43.7% for Black residents, 25.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 3.8% for other race residents, 8.5% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Ashland City, TN (2019)
    • 4,07885.6%White alone
    • 3547.4%Hispanic
    • 1653.5%Black alone
    • 942.0%Two or more races
    • 541.1%Asian alone
    • 60.1%American Indian alone
    • 60.1%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Tennessee and other state lists, there were 56 registered sex offenders living in Ashland City, Tennessee as of April 11, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Ashland City is 84 to 1.


Crime rates in Ashland City by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(21.2)
1
(21.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
4
(86.8)
1
(21.3)
2
(42.9)
1
(21.3)
0
(0.0)
3
(65.5)
1
(21.9)
4
(86.3)
1
(21.4)
1
(21.4)
1
(21.5)
1
(21.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
3
(65.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(42.6)
2
(42.5)
2
(43.6)
3
(65.6)
2
(43.1)
2
(42.9)
2
(42.7)
1
(21.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
16
(347.2)
10
(212.9)
16
(343.5)
29
(617.7)
11
(233.7)
14
(305.5)
24
(524.6)
14
(301.9)
18
(385.9)
10
(213.6)
11
(236.6)
16
(344.7)
13
(280.1)
12
(254.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
53
(1,150)
51
(1,086)
41
(880.2)
45
(958.5)
49
(1,041)
61
(1,331)
41
(896.2)
27
(582.3)
22
(471.7)
22
(469.9)
29
(623.7)
21
(452.4)
17
(366.3)
13
(276.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
150
(3,255)
189
(4,025)
199
(4,272)
196
(4,175)
179
(3,803)
186
(4,059)
181
(3,956)
163
(3,515)
125
(2,680)
191
(4,079)
160
(3,441)
171
(3,684)
222
(4,783)
243
(5,161)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
11
(238.7)
9
(191.7)
5
(107.3)
12
(255.6)
9
(191.2)
13
(283.7)
6
(131.1)
10
(215.7)
13
(278.7)
4
(85.4)
9
(193.5)
13
(280.1)
15
(323.2)
8
(169.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(42.6)
1
(21.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(21.8)
1
(21.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(43.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(43.1)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index388.2312.0344.1407.9342.3448.5373.6341.0269.7275.5267.7287.6298.9290.4

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Ashland City, TN

Crime rate in Ashland City detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 17 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.19
Tennessee average:

2.59
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Ashland City, TN City Guides:

Ancestries: American (31.2%), Irish (6.9%), English (6.4%), Polish (4.8%), German (3.6%), European (2.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1859

Elevation: 438 feet

Land area: 8.86 square miles.

Population density: 538 people per square mile   (low).

Ashland City, Tennessee map

332 residents are foreign born (2.8% Latin America, 1.1% Europe).

This town:

7.0%
Tennessee:

5.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $969 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,162 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Metropolitan Government, TN (17.9 miles , pop. 569,891).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (386.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Pleasant View, TN (2.9 miles ),
Coopertown, TN (3.3 miles ),
Pegram, TN (3.4 miles ),
Kingston Springs, TN (3.6 miles ),
White Bluff, TN (3.8 miles ),
Belle Meade, TN (4.0 miles ),
Charlotte, TN (4.2 miles ),
Metropolitan Government, TN (4.2 miles )

Latitude: 36.27 N, Longitude: 87.05 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,534 (+53.2%)
Workers who live and work in this town: 512 (24.7%)

Area code: 615

Distribution of median household income in Ashland City, TN in 2019
Distribution of house value in Ashland City, TN in 2019
Ashland City satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 14 buildings, average cost: $52,600
  • 1998: 15 buildings, average cost: $106,700
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $80,000
  • 2000: 35 buildings, average cost: $54,000
  • 2001: 29 buildings, average cost: $54,900
  • 2002: 31 buildings, average cost: $54,600
  • 2003: 19 buildings, average cost: $134,900
  • 2004: 24 buildings, average cost: $150,200
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $213,700
  • 2006: 26 buildings, average cost: $210,100
  • 2007: 36 buildings, average cost: $228,700
  • 2008: 14 buildings, average cost: $304,400
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $335,500
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $205,000
  • 2013: 2 buildings, average cost: $785,000
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $107,500
  • 2015: 7 buildings, average cost: $78,600
  • 2016: 25 buildings, average cost: $102,600
  • 2017: 63 buildings, average cost: $128,400
  • 2018: 50 buildings, average cost: $123,000
  • 2019: 24 buildings, average cost: $118,700
Number of permits per 10,000 Ashland City, TN residents
Average permit cost in Ashland City, TN
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.8%
Tennessee:

5.0%
Historical population in Ashland City, TN
Historical housing units in Ashland City, TN

Population change in the 1990s: +545 (+17.6%).
Most common industries in Ashland City, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (12.2%)
  • Public administration (8.9%)
  • Educational services (8.1%)
  • Health care (6.5%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (6.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (20.3%)
  • Public administration (7.7%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (7.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.2%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (14.0%)
  • Health care (12.3%)
  • Public administration (10.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.0%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (4.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.9%)
Most common occupations in Ashland City, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.8%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.0%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (2.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.2%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.8%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (10.7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.5%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (6.9%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (5.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.0%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.9%)

Average climate in Ashland City, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Ashland City, Tennessee environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 71.3. This is about average.

City:

71.3
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.404. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 15.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.404
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 13.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

13.8
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.244. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.244
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 26.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 15.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.2
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.16. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.16
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 0.00576. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00576
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Ashland City-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 64% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/27/1970, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.3 miles away from the Ashland City town center killed 3 people and injured 85 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 12/24/1988, a category F4 tornado 22.5 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 7 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ashland City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Tennessee state average. It is 214% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 157.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 157.8 miles away from Ashland City center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 125.4 miles away from the city center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 150.9 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 155.4 miles away from Ashland City center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 182.4 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 Cheatham County (14) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 9, Tornadoes: 6, Winter Storms: 2, Flash Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ashland City topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Ashland City:

  • TRISTAR ASHLAND CITY MEDICAL CENTER (Proprietary, provides emergency services, 313 NORTH MAIN ST)
  • CHRISTIAN CARE CENTER OF CHEATHAM COUNTY, INC (2501 RIVER ROAD)
  • HILLCREST HEALTHCARE CENTER (111 E PEMBERTON STREET)

Amtrak station near Ashland City:

  • 17 miles: NASHVILLE (GREYHOUND STA., 200 8TH AVE. S.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ashland City:

  • Tennessee State University (about 15 miles; Nashville, TN; Full-time enrollment: 7,341)
  • Nashville State Community College (about 15 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 6,436)
  • Vanderbilt University (about 17 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 10,518)
  • Belmont University (about 18 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 5,795)
  • Lipscomb University (about 19 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 3,827)
  • Trevecca Nazarene University (about 19 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 2,223)
  • Austin Peay State University (about 25 miles; Clarksville, TN; FT enrollment: 8,621)

Public high schools in Ashland City:

  • CHEATHAM CO CENTRAL (Students: 780, Location: 1 CUB CR, Grades: 9-12)
  • CHEATHAM CO ADULT HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 102 ELIZABETH ST, Grades: 9-12)

Private high school in Ashland City:

  • OAK PLAINS ACADEMY (Students: 59, Location: 1751 OAK PLAINS RD, Grades: 3-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Ashland City:

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Library in Ashland City:

  • CHEATHAM COUNTY PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $138,468; Location: 188 COUNTY SERVICES DRIVE, SUITE 20; 25,723 books; 621 audio materials; 817 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 32 state licensed databases; 46 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Ashland City: Barton Landing (A), Sulphur Springs Landing (B), Cheatham County Emergency Management (C), Ashland City Fire Department Station 2 (D), Ashland City Fire Department Station 1 (E), Cheatham County Courthouse (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Ashland City: Ashland City First Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Forest Hill Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Lenox Branch (A), Dry Fork Creek (B), Brinkley Branch (C), Sandy Run (D), Bull Run (E), Marrowbone Creek (F), Marks Creek (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Ashland City: Bull Run Recreation Area (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Courts: Tennessee State Government - District Attorney General Branch Office- 23rd Judicial Dist (105 Sycamore Street), Metropolitan Government Of Nashville & Davidson County - Courts- General Sessions C (501 Great Circle Road), Cheatham County - General Sessions Court (100 Public Square), Cheatham County - Juvenile Court (100 Public Square), Cheatham County - Circuit Court Clerk (100 Public Square), Ashland City City - Municipal Court (101 Court Street), Cheatham County - Chancery Court (100 Public Square).

Cheatham County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

ASHLAND CITY WATER DEPT (Population served: 6,396, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (MAY-18-2005), St Public Notif requested (AUG-02-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-02-2005), St Compliance achieved (AUG-25-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-26-2005), St Public Notif requested (AUG-02-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-02-2005)
RIVER ROAD UTILITY DISTRICT (Population served: 2,883, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In FEB-2007, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-01-2007), St Public Notif requested (APR-05-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-05-2007), St Public Notif received (APR-18-2007)
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In JAN-2007, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-01-2007), St Public Notif requested (MAR-27-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-27-2007), St Public Notif received (APR-18-2007)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In SEP-2005, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-01-2005), St Public Notif requested (OCT-31-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-31-2005)
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 13 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.4 people
Tennessee:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

61.5%
Whole state:

67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

8.9%
Whole state:

5.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
111 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
79 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
104 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
80 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Ashland City (2011 data):

  • Community Bank & Trust: at 575 South Main Street, branch established on 1999/10/04. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $216.9 mil, Deposits: $181.0 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Community Trust, Inc.
  • Heritage Bank: Cumberland Street Branch at 108 Cumberland Street, branch established on 2007/06/20. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $1,022.4 mil, Deposits: $800.2 mil, headquarters in Hopkinsville, KY, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 18 total offices
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Ashland City Branch at 311 North Main Street, branch established on 1901/01/01. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Bank of America, National Association: Ashland City Branch at 601 South Main Street, branch established on 1973/06/16. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Pinnacle National Bank: Ashland City Branch at 524 South Main Street, branch established on 2001/12/17. Info updated 2010/01/06: Bank assets: $4,846.7 mil, Deposits: $3,690.4 mil, headquarters in Nashville, TN, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 33 total offices, Holding Company: Pinnacle Financial Partners, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Ashland City:

Marital status in Ashland City, TN
  • Never married: 24.4%
  • Now married: 46.4%
  • Separated: 3.3%
  • Widowed: 5.7%
  • Divorced: 20.1%

For population 25 years and over in Ashland City:

  • High school or higher: 86.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.6
Tennessee average:

11.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Ashland City
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Ashland City, TN (based on Cheatham County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant10,44154
Mainline Protestant1,91711
Catholic5001
Black Protestant2092
Other71
None26,031-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Cheatham County:

1.54 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Cheatham County:

0.26 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Cheatham County:

4.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

4.10 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.56 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.2%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Cheatham County:

29.8%
Tennessee:

30.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

20.5%
State:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Ashland City:

48.8%
Tennessee:

48.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

44.4%
State:

44.4%

Average BMI:
Ashland City:

27.9
Tennessee:

28.9

People feeling badly about themselves:
Ashland City:

20.1%
Tennessee:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.3%
Tennessee:

10.8%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Tennessee:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

30.3%
Tennessee:

33.9%

General health condition:
Ashland City:

56.1%
State:

54.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.0%
State:

78.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ashland City, TN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 11$39,808$43,4270$0
Water Supply 11$36,009$39,2830$0
Firefighters 7$27,552$47,2328$6,007
Streets and Highways 6$21,908$43,8160$0
Financial Administration 5$16,822$40,3730$0
Police - Other 5$20,954$50,2901$102
Parks and Recreation 3$11,607$46,4280$0
Judicial and Legal 3$9,991$39,9643$2,460
Fire - Other 3$14,074$56,2960$0
Sewerage 2$8,135$48,8100$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 1$3,693$44,3160$0
Other Government Administration 1$4,141$49,69212$3,615
Welfare 1$4,043$48,5163$3,895
Totals for Government 59$218,738$44,48927$16,079

Ashland City government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $39,000 ($8.18)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,205,000 ($252.78)
    Water Utilities: $1,086,000 ($227.82)
    Sewerage: $1,086,000 ($227.82)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,066,000 ($223.62)
    Central Staff Services: $670,000 ($140.55)
    Regular Highways: $590,000 ($123.77)
    Parks and Recreation: $320,000 ($67.13)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $224,000 ($46.99)
    Public Welfare Institutions: $193,000 ($40.49)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $113,000 ($23.70)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $118,000 ($24.75)
    Central Staff Services: $68,000 ($14.26)
    Regular Highways: $54,000 ($11.33)
    Police Protection: $49,000 ($10.28)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $21,000 ($4.41)
    Public Welfare Institutions: $18,000 ($3.78)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000 ($0.63)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,998,000 ($628.91)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $130,000 ($27.27)

Ashland City government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Parks and Recreation: $28,000 ($5.87)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,701,000 ($566.60)
  • Miscellaneous - Fines and Forfeits: $384,000 ($80.55)
    Donations From Private Sources: $261,000 ($54.75)
    General Revenue - Other: $187,000 ($39.23)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,016,000 ($422.91)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $466,000 ($97.76)
    Other: $149,000 ($31.26)
    Highways: $64,000 ($13.43)
  • Tax - Property: $677,000 ($142.02)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $280,000 ($58.74)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $131,000 ($27.48)
    Public Utilities Sales: $73,000 ($15.31)
    Public Utility License: $35,000 ($7.34)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $15,000 ($3.15)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $2,000 ($0.42)

Ashland City government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,627,000 ($970.63)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,933,000 ($825.05)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $694,000 ($145.58)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $28,000 ($5.87)
    End of Fiscal Year: $12,000 ($2.52)

Ashland City government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $20,000 ($4.20)

9.37% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($46,339 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.37%
Tennessee average:

7.15%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Davidson County, TN  3.96% ($44,584 average AGI)
from Montgomery County, TN  0.71% ($39,709)
from Robertson County, TN  0.58% ($43,769)


8.30% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($44,887 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.30%
Tennessee average:

6.65%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Davidson County, TN  2.25% ($44,343 average AGI)
to Montgomery County, TN  1.00% ($34,292)
to Robertson County, TN  0.79% ($42,590)
Businesses in Ashland City, TN
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1McDonald's1
AutoZone1Nike1
Domino's Pizza1Pizza Hut1
FedEx1Rite Aid1
H&R Block2SONIC Drive-In1
Hardee's1Subway2
KFC1Taco Bell1
MasterBrand Cabinets2Walmart1

Strongest AM radio stations in Ashland City:

  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WQSV (790 AM; 1 kW; ASHLAND CITY, TN; Owner: SYCAMORE VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WLAC (1510 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WPLN (1430 AM; 15 kW; MADISON, TN)
  • WMDB (880 AM; daytime; 3 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: BABB BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WVOL (1470 AM; 5 kW; BERRY HILL, TN)
  • WCOR (900 AM; 5 kW; LEBANON, TN)
  • WYFN (980 AM; 5 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: BIBLE BRADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WDKN (1260 AM; 5 kW; DICKSON, TN; Owner: EDMISSON & EUBANK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WAKM (950 AM; 5 kW; FRANKLIN, TN; Owner: FRANKLIN RADIO ASSOCIATES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ashland City:

  • WJXA (92.9 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WMAK (96.3 FM; MURFREESBORO, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WSM-FM (95.5 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WFFI (93.7 FM; KINGSTON SPRINGS, TN; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WRVW (107.5 FM; LEBANON, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WGFX (104.5 FM; GALLATIN, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WQZQ-FM (102.5 FM; DICKSON, TN; Owner: MONTGOMERY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKDF (103.3 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNRQ (105.9 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSIX-FM (97.9 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WPLN-FM (90.3 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: NASHVILLE PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WRVU (91.1 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: VANDERBILT STUDENT COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WAYM (88.7 FM; COLUMBIA, TN; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WNPL (106.7 FM; BELLE MEADE, TN; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • W271AB (102.1 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: MONTGOMERY BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WRLT (100.1 FM; FRANKLIN, TN; Owner: TUNED-IN BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WRQQ (97.1 FM; GOODLETTSVILLE, TN; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WQQK (92.1 FM; HENDERSONVILLE, TN; Owner: PHOENIX OF HENDERSONVILLE, INC.)
  • WMOT (89.5 FM; MURFREESBORO, TN; Owner: MIDDLE TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WUBT (101.1 FM; RUSSELLVILLE, KY; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Ashland City:

  • WTVF (Channel 5; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: NEWSCHANNEL 5 NETWORK, LP)
  • WSMV-TV (Channel 4; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WZTV (Channel 17; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WZTV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WNPX (Channel 28; COOKEVILLE, TN; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WUXP-TV (Channel 30; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WUXP LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WKRN-TV (Channel 2; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WKRN, G.P.)
  • WNPX-LP (Channel 20; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LPTV, INC.)
  • WNPT (Channel 8; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: NASHVILLE PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W36AK (Channel 36; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WNAB (Channel 58; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: NASHVILLE LICENSE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WGAP-LP (Channel 26; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WJDE-LP (Channel 24; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WRMX-LP (Channel 12; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WPGD (Channel 50; HENDERSONVILLE, TN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WJNK-LP (Channel 61; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • W52CT (Channel 52; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: JKB ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WHTN (Channel 39; MURFREESBORO, TN; Owner: CHRISTIAN TELEVISION NETWORK, INC.)
  • WIIW-LP (Channel 14; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: EQUITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
Ashland City fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
See more detailed statistics of Ashland City fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 36Number of bridges
  • 571ft / 174mTotal length
  • $7,326,000Total costs
  • 147,521Total average daily traffic
  • 10,514Total average daily truck traffic
  • 226,178Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Ashland City, TN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 61960-1969
  • 81970-1979
  • 31980-1989
  • 71990-1999
  • 42000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Ashland City, TN
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED9$115,7875$125,50423$144,8302$20,5403$94,767
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$210,2501$44,8603$83,9571$30,8100$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$110,1281$148,64014$110,9573$71,7070$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$46,4803$296,01310$119,6670$01$258,360
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$12,9701$109,7201$16,2200$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0703.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$82,1602$90,805
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$145,9400$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$55,130
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0703.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Ashland City, TN
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Ashland City, TN - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 123. The highest number of fires - 214 took place in 2006, and the least - 60 in 2002. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Ashland City, TN When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (45.6%), and Outside Fires (37.6%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Ashland City, TN
    • 95045.6%Structure Fires
    • 78537.6%Outside Fires
    • 29314.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 572.7%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ashland City, TN
Most common first names in Ashland City, TN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James14670.3 years
Mary10578.3 years
William9572.4 years
John7273.2 years
Robert6470.3 years
Charles5672.4 years
George4473.5 years
Thomas4173.2 years
Willie3977.1 years
Annie3780.0 years
Most common last names in Ashland City, TN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Binkley7475.0 years
Harris6678.5 years
Smith5677.0 years
Perry5675.6 years
Williams4275.2 years
Morris3876.8 years
Boyd3673.7 years
Allen3274.1 years
Nicholson3075.2 years
Newman2870.7 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Ashland City, TN
  • 88.0%Electricity
  • 10.6%Utility gas
  • 0.7%No fuel used
  • 0.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Ashland City, TN
  • 91.3%Electricity
  • 8.7%Utility gas


Ashland City compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.

Ashland City on our top lists:

  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in dormitories (population 1,000+)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in group homes (population 1,000+)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in hospitals/wards, hospices, and schools for the handicapped (population 1,000+)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in long-term care (population 1,000+)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military quarters (population 1,000+)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in noninstitutionalized settings (population 1,000+)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in on base quarters (population 1,000+)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the physically handicapped (population 1,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in wards in military hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere (population 1,000+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military disciplinary barracks (population 1,000+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military hospitals or wards for chronically ill (population 1,000+)"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in institutions for the deaf (population 1,000+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in crews of maritime vessels (population 1,000+)"
  • #74 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in institutions for the blind (population 1,000+)"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military ships (population 1,000+)"
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