For population 25 years and over in Ashland:
For population 15 years and over in Ashland city:
9 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,331 (0.9%)
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 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:
Amtrak station near Ashland:
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 2009: 6.8%
(6.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 50.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
56 people in nursing homes
41 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
Ashland compared to Missouri state average:
Banks with branches in Ashland (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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
Tables represent county-level data.
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
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
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: 21,502
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,150
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Ashland)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 34 (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: 7 (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: 25 (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 2008-2013.