For population 25 years and over in Ashland:
For population 15 years and over in Ashland city:
22 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,562 (1.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Columbia, MO (12.8 miles , pop. 84,531).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: St. Louis, MO (109.2 miles , pop. 348,189).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (321.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).
Nearest cities: Hartsburg, MO (2.5 miles) , New Bloomfield, MO (3.1 miles ), Lake Mykee Town, MO (3.3 miles ), Holts Summit, MO (3.4 miles ), Lupus, MO (3.4 miles) , Jamestown, MO (3.4 miles ), Columbia, MO (3.6 miles ), McBaine, MO (3.6 miles) .
Latitude: 38.77 N, Longitude: 92.26 W
Area code: 573
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Crime rate in Ashland detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Work and jobs in Ashland: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Ashland, Missouri
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Ashland-area historical tornado activity is near Missouri state average. It is 84% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/27/1990, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 12.7 miles away from the Ashland city center caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.
On 11/27/1990, a category F3 tornado 12.8 miles away from the city center injured 3 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Ashland-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Missouri state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 7/31/2005 at 07:07:07, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 25.5 miles away from the city center
On 7/2/1991 at 03:49:01, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.6 miles away from Ashland center
On 5/18/2005 at 19:59:42, a magnitude 3.3 (3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 94.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/21/1992 at 11:36:21, a magnitude 3.1 (2.3 LG, 3.1 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 58.0 miles away from the city center
On 3/30/2001 at 17:13:55, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 82.1 miles away from Ashland center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), duration magnitude (MD)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Boone County (20) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 15
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Storms: 9, Winter Storms: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Heavy Rain: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Tornado: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Ashland:
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Operable nuclear power plant near Ashland:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ashland:
Public high school in Ashland:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Ashland:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 11.0. This is about average. There were 25 monitors within city limits.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2003 was 0.180. This is significantly better than average. There were 25 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 2.64. This is about average. There were 32 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 8.91. This is about average. There were 23 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2002 was 20.9. This is about average. There were 37 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Ashland and their reported violations in the past:ASHLAND (Population served: 2500, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 13.4%
(13.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
36 people in workers’ group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
56 people in nursing homes in 2000
41 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
Ashland compared to Missouri state average:
Banks with branches in Ashland (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Ashland (based on Boone County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 40.94%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 22
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 70
Number of full-service restaurants: 153
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
9.85% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,372 average adjusted gross income)
0.52% of residents moved from foreign countries ($307 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.45% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,950 average adjusted gross income)
0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($215 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Ashland fatal accident list:
Jun 16, 2006 12:52 AM, Cedartreeln, Lat: 38.744686, Lon: -92.318711, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
Jul 16, 1994 09:40 PM, 63, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 15, 1984 08:56 PM, M, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 28, 1984 09:50 PM, 63, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 22 meters (72ft)
Total average daily traffic: 25,166
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,534
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Ashland)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 41 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Ashland, MO)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ashland)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 13 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Ashland)
Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0017.01
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ashland, MO
Total of 12 patent applications in 2008-2014.