Ashland, Nebraska

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Population in 2017: 2,570 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: +13.6%
 
Males: 1,210  (47.1%)
Females: 1,360  (52.9%)
Median resident age:

41.3 years
Nebraska median age:

36.5 years

Zip codes: 68003.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $60,314 (it was $40,441 in 2000)
Ashland:

$60,314
NE:

$59,970

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $27,485 (it was $19,072 in 2000)

Ashland city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $152,299 (it was $84,600 in 2000)
Ashland:

$152,299
NE:

$155,800

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $150,130; detached houses: $156,839; townhouses or other attached units: $186,420; in 2-unit structures: $83,281; mobile homes: $38,843

Median gross rent in 2017: $790.

March 2019 cost of living index in Ashland: 88.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.5%
(12.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
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  • Races in Ashland, NE (2010)
    • 2,35395.9%White alone
    • 632.6%Hispanic
    • 241.0%Two or more races
    • 50.2%Black alone
    • 60.2%Asian alone
    • 20.08%American Indian alone

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



According to our research of Nebraska and other state lists, there were 5 registered sex offenders living in Ashland, Nebraska as of July 03, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Ashland is 498 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Ashland by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(38.5)
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)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(40.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(79.2)
1
(39.1)
1
(38.8)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(36.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(40.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(38.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(73.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(80.7)
2
(79.9)
1
(39.6)
1
(39.1)
1
(38.8)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
1
(40.7)
1
(39.9)
3
(116.0)
6
(231.9)
4
(154.0)
1
(36.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(79.9)
2
(79.2)
0
(0.0)
2
(77.6)
1
(38.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
16
(650.4)
12
(478.7)
3
(116.0)
6
(231.9)
6
(231.0)
7
(256.6)
4
(161.6)
6
(242.0)
15
(599.5)
6
(237.5)
11
(429.7)
8
(310.4)
10
(386.7)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(40.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(38.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(80.8)
1
(40.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(36.7)
1
(40.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(39.1)
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City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)40.221.912.833.2100.138.545.329.045.686.356.356.718.2

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City-data.com crime index in Ashland, NE

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 5 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.55
Nebraska average:

1.90
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Ashland, NE City Guides:

Ancestries: German (26.6%), American (11.0%), Irish (9.2%), Swedish (8.8%), Scandinavian (6.1%), English (5.3%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated on 02/2/1870

Elevation: 1096 feet

Land area: 1.06 square miles.

Population density: 2,420 people per square mile   (low).

Ashland, Nebraska map

62 residents are foreign born (0.7% Europe, 0.6% Asia, 0.3% North America).

This city:

2.5%
Nebraska:

6.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $2,890 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,861 (1.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lincoln, NE (22.5 miles , pop. 225,581).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (453.9 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Memphis, NE (2.2 miles),
Greenwood, NE (2.6 miles ),
South Bend, NE (2.7 miles),
Wann, NE (2.7 miles),
Murdock, NE (3.0 miles ),
Gretna, NE (3.1 miles ),
Louisville, NE (3.4 miles ),
Alvo, NE (3.4 miles)

Latitude: 41.04 N, Longitude: 96.37 W

Area code: 402

Distribution of median household income in Ashland, NE in 2017
Distribution of house value in Ashland, NE in 2017
Ashland satellite photo by USGS

Ashland tourist attractions:

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 16 buildings, average cost: $66,500
  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $124,200
  • 1999: 11 buildings, average cost: $71,500
  • 2000: 24 buildings, average cost: $171,500
  • 2001: 32 buildings, average cost: $180,600
  • 2002: 14 buildings, average cost: $146,700
  • 2003: 28 buildings, average cost: $154,800
  • 2004: 13 buildings, average cost: $154,100
  • 2005: 36 buildings, average cost: $156,400
  • 2006: 12 buildings, average cost: $138,100
  • 2007: 15 buildings, average cost: $142,100
  • 2008: 7 buildings, average cost: $249,900
  • 2009: 7 buildings, average cost: $138,200
  • 2010: 12 buildings, average cost: $154,900
  • 2011: 18 buildings, average cost: $126,300
  • 2012: 11 buildings, average cost: $217,800
  • 2013: 23 buildings, average cost: $247,600
  • 2014: 10 buildings, average cost: $176,100
  • 2015: 12 buildings, average cost: $207,800
  • 2016: 20 buildings, average cost: $266,800
  • 2017: 10 buildings, average cost: $231,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Ashland, NE residents
Average permit cost in Ashland, NE
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.9%
Nebraska:

3.2%
Population change in the 1990s: +141 (+6.6%).
Most common industries in Ashland, NE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (7.4%)
  • Health care (7.0%)
  • Educational services (5.4%)
  • Public administration (4.9%)
  • Construction (4.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (9.5%)
  • Public administration (6.6%)
  • Machinery (5.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.6%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.4%)
  • Food (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (12.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.2%)
  • Educational services (7.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.1%)
  • Computer & electronic products (4.8%)
  • Social assistance (4.6%)
Most common occupations in Ashland, NE (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.3%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.0%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.1%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3.9%)

Average climate in Ashland, Nebraska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Ashland, Nebraska environmental map by EPA

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 69.9. This is about average.

City:

69.9
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2011 was 0.319. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.319
U.S.:

0.267
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 17.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.7
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.10. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.10
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Ashland-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Nebraska state average. It is 95% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/13/1952, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 11.0 miles away from the Ashland city center injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 5/6/1975, a category F4 tornado 18.1 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 133 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ashland-area historical earthquake activity is below Nebraska state average. It is 72% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/3/2002 at 20:41:56, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 176.5 miles away from Ashland center
On 7/16/2004 at 12:17:30, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 MW, 3.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 51.5 miles away from the city center
On 3/4/1983 at 06:32:18, a magnitude 4.6 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 4.4 ML) earthquake occurred 268.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/9/1997 at 17:46:03, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 67.1 miles away from the city center
On 2/6/1996 at 15:10:28, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 118.4 miles away from the city center
On 6/20/2002 at 04:29:40, a magnitude 3.5 (3.3 MB, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 121.4 miles away from Ashland center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Saunders County (19) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 13, Tornadoes: 8, Winds: 5, Snows: 2, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ashland topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Ashland:

  • ASHLAND CARE CENTER (1700 FURNAS STREET)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Ashland:

  • GRETNA CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; GRETNA, NE)
  • NEBRASKA HOME HEALTH CARE, LLC (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; GRETNA, NE)
  • LOUISVILLE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; LOUISVILLE, NE)
  • WAVERLY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; WAVERLY, NE)
  • OMAHA HARRISON DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; OMAHA, NE)

Airports located in Ashland:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ashland:

  • Nebraska Wesleyan University (about 21 miles; Lincoln, NE; Full-time enrollment: 2,072)
  • Southeast Community College Area (about 21 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 8,838)
  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln (about 23 miles; Lincoln, NE; FT enrollment: 20,817)
  • University of Nebraska at Omaha (about 25 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 12,073)
  • Bellevue University (about 25 miles; Bellevue, NE; FT enrollment: 7,139)
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center (about 26 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 2,815)
  • Creighton University (about 28 miles; Omaha, NE; FT enrollment: 5,370)

Public high school in Ashland:

Public elementary/middle schools in Ashland:

See full list of schools located in Ashland

Library in Ashland:

  • ASHLAND PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $61,450; Location: 207 NORTH 15TH STREET; 16,966 books; 208 audio materials; 527 video materials; 20 state licensed databases; 9 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Ashland: Ashland Grain Elevator (A), Ashland (B), Ashland Public Library (C), Ashland Police Department (D), Ashland Emergency Services (E), Ashland Volunteer Fire Department (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Ashland include: United Methodist Church (A), Saint Marys Church (B), Comgregational Church (C), Christian Church (D), Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (E), American Lutheran Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Ashland include: Wiggenhorn Memorial Park (1), Ox-Bow Trail Historical Marker (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Strategic Air & Space Museum (28210 West Park Highway), Nebraska's Wildlife Safari Park (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 16406 292nd Street).

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

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

ASHLAND, CITY OF (Population served: 2,262, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2014, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-30-2014), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-30-2014), St Public Notif received (FEB-12-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-28-2013), St Public Notif requested (OCT-28-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-01-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-01-2011), St Public Notif received (AUG-11-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-01-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-01-2010), St Public Notif received (OCT-18-2010)
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Nitrate-Nitrite. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-18-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-18-2006), St Public Notif received (OCT-25-2006), St Compliance achieved (JAN-09-2007)
MIDDLE ISLAND LAKE ASSOCIATION (Population served: 92, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-15-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-15-2005), St Public Notif received (SEP-19-2005)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-05-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-05-2005), St Public Notif received (JUL-11-2005)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Ashland that have no violations reported:

  • BIG SANDY (Population served: 125, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LAKE ALLURE SUBDIVISION - ASHLAND (Population served: 27, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Nebraska:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

67.2%
Whole state:

64.8%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

8.0%
Whole state:

6.0%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
85 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
95 people in nursing homes in 2000

Banks with branches in Ashland (2011 data):

  • Farmers and Merchants Bank of Ashland: Farmers And Merchants Bank Of Ashlan, Ashland Drive-Up Facility, Highway 6 Branch, Www.Fmnb.com Branch. Info updated 2009/12/16: Bank assets: $62.0 mil, Deposits: $48.2 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Farmers And Merchants Financial Corporation
  • Centennial Bank: 2433 Silver Street Branch at 2433 Silver Street, branch established on 1977/11/21. Info updated 2009/06/10: Bank assets: $74.7 mil, Deposits: $60.7 mil, headquarters in Omaha, NE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 4 total offices, Holding Company: Ashland Bancshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Ashland:

Marital status in Ashland, NE
  • Never married: 25.3%
  • Now married: 49.1%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 9.7%
  • Divorced: 15.2%

For population 25 years and over in Ashland:

  • High school or higher: 90.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.5%
  • Unemployed: 3.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Nebraska average:

11.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Ashland
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Ashland, NE (based on Saunders County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic5,86613
Mainline Protestant4,58020
Evangelical Protestant1,71712
Other1113
None8,506-
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: 7
Saunders County:

3.48 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

2.60 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

0.44 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Saunders County:

6.46 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

4.83 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 16
Here:

7.95 / 10,000 pop.
Nebraska:

7.76 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.4%
Nebraska:

7.9%
Adult obesity rate:
Saunders County:

28.3%
Nebraska:

28.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Saunders County:

9.3%
State:

12.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

44.8%
Nebraska:

47.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Ashland:

38.5%
State:

43.2%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.6
State:

28.5

People feeling badly about themselves:
Ashland:

24.9%
Nebraska:

22.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Ashland:

11.4%
Nebraska:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Nebraska:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.2%
Nebraska:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

50.3%
State:

54.0%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.0%
State:

77.6%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ashland, NE Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Streets and Highways 4$10,496$31,4880$0
Police Protection - Officers 4$17,305$51,9152$2,002
Sewerage 2$5,255$31,5300$0
Other Government Administration 2$11,282$67,6925$1,019
Financial Administration 1$3,441$41,2920$0
Police - Other 1$2,535$30,4200$0
Water Supply 1$3,328$39,9360$0
Local Libraries 1$3,490$41,8805$4,471
Parks and Recreation 1$2,383$28,5960$0
Health 0$0 2$270
Firefighters 0$0 3$259
Totals for Government 17$59,515$42,01117$8,021

Ashland government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $405,000 ($157.59)
    Parks and Recreation: $210,000 ($81.71)
    Libraries: $70,000 ($27.24)
    Housing and Community Development: $40,000 ($15.56)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $466,000 ($181.32)
    Parks and Recreation: $343,000 ($133.46)
    Police Protection: $289,000 ($112.45)
    Local Fire Protection: $185,000 ($71.98)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $178,000 ($69.26)
    Central Staff Services: $161,000 ($62.65)
    Financial Administration: $124,000 ($48.25)
    Libraries: $114,000 ($44.36)
    General Public Buildings: $25,000 ($9.73)
    General - Other: $17,000 ($6.61)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $24,000 ($9.34)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $78,000 ($30.35)
    Regular Highways: $46,000 ($17.90)
    General - Other: $32,000 ($12.45)
    Police Protection: $20,000 ($7.78)
    Local Fire Protection: $13,000 ($5.06)
    Parks and Recreation: $12,000 ($4.67)
    Libraries: $4,000 ($1.56)
    Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($0.78)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($0.78)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $893,000 ($347.47)

Ashland government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $1,839,000 ($715.56)
    Parks and Recreation: $75,000 ($29.18)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $75,000 ($29.18)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $13,000 ($5.06)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $143,000 ($55.64)
    Interest Earnings: $38,000 ($14.79)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $244,000 ($94.94)
    General Local Government Support: $126,000 ($49.03)
    Other: $53,000 ($20.62)
  • Tax - Property: $893,000 ($347.47)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $425,000 ($165.37)
    Other License: $209,000 ($81.32)
    Public Utilities Sales: $55,000 ($21.40)

Ashland government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $836,000 ($325.29)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $595,000 ($231.52)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $241,000 ($93.77)

Ashland government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,891,000 ($735.80)

6.47% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($52,045 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.47%
Nebraska average:

6.35%

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 Lancaster County, NE  1.77% ($46,404 average AGI)
from Douglas County, NE  1.52% ($64,328)
from Dodge County, NE  0.61% ($49,460)


6.58% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($44,354 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.58%
Nebraska average:

6.52%

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 Lancaster County, NE  1.58% ($44,823 average AGI)
to Douglas County, NE  1.48% ($50,943)
to Dodge County, NE  0.63% ($38,635)

Businesses in Ashland, NE

  • Ford: 1
  • Subway: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Ashland:

  • KFAB (1110 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KKAR (1290 AM; 50 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KOIL (1020 AM; 50 kW; PLATTSMOUTH, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KYDZ (1180 AM; 25 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KOZN (1620 AM; 10 kW; BELLEVUE, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KOMJ (590 AM; 5 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KLNG (1560 AM; daytime; 10 kW; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA)
  • WHB (810 AM; 50 kW; KANSAS CITY, MO; Owner: UNION BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRVN (880 AM; 50 kW; LEXINGTON, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA RURAL RADIO ASSOCIATION)
  • KCRO (660 AM; 1 kW; OMAHA, NE; Owner: ETERNAL BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KTIC (840 AM; daytime; 5 kW; WEST POINT, NE; Owner: WEST POINT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMMJ (750 AM; 11 kW; GRAND ISLAND, NE; Owner: JRK BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WHO (1040 AM; 50 kW; DES MOINES, IA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ashland:

  • KEFM (96.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: WEBSTER COMMUNICATIONS CO.)
  • KLTQ (101.9 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KGBI-FM (100.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRACE UNIVERSITY)
  • KBBX-FM (97.7 FM; NEBRASKA CITY, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KFRX (102.7 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LINCOLN, INC.)
  • KMLV (88.1 FM; RALSTON, NE; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KGOR (99.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KQCH (94.1 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KEZO-FM (92.3 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KQKQ-FM (98.5 FM; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA; Owner: WAITT RADIO, INC.)
  • KSRZ (104.5 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KIWR (89.7 FM; COUNCIL BLUFFS, IA; Owner: IOWA WESTERN COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • KLCV (88.5 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIBZ (106.3 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRKR (95.1 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THREE EAGLES OF LINCOLN, INC.)
  • KVNO (90.7 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: THE BOARD OF REGENTS OF UNIV. OF NEBRASKA)
  • KZKX (96.9 FM; SEWARD, NE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBBK (107.3 FM; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: MONTEREY LICENSES, LLC)
  • KIOS-FM (91.5 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: DOUGLAS COUNTY SCHOOL DISTRICT 001)
  • KKCD (105.9 FM; OMAHA, NE; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Ashland:

  • KPTM (Channel 42; OMAHA, NE; Owner: PAPPAS TELECASTING OF THE MIDLANDS)
  • KXVO (Channel 15; OMAHA, NE; Owner: MITTS TELECASTING COMPANY)
  • KUON-TV (Channel 12; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF NEBRASKA)
  • KYNE-TV (Channel 26; OMAHA, NE; Owner: NEBRASKA EDUCATIONAL TELECOMMUNICATIONS COMM.)
  • KMTV (Channel 3; OMAHA, NE; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KETV (Channel 7; OMAHA, NE; Owner: KETV HEARST-ARGYLE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KLKN (Channel 8; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: CITADEL COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C.)
  • WOWT-TV (Channel 6; OMAHA, NE; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • K21ES (Channel 21; COLUMBUS, ETC, NE; Owner: DAVID C. BRODAHL)
  • KVSS-LP (Channel 67; OMAHA, NE; Owner: VSS CATHOLIC COMMUNICATIONS)
  • K54EU (Channel 54; COLUMBUS-FREMONT, NE; Owner: GLENDA R. HARDERS)
  • KOLN (Channel 10; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: KOLN/KGIN LICENSE, INC.)
  • K18CD (Channel 18; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: COLINS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K27GX (Channel 27; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KWAZ-LP (Channel 22; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: COLINS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K48FF (Channel 48; COLUMBUS, ETC, NE; Owner: DAVID F. HARDERS)
  • K61GA (Channel 61; OMAHA, NE; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K58GD (Channel 58; LINCOLN, NE; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Ashland fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Ashland fatal accident list:

Aug 21, 1992 02:55 PM, 63, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 7, 1986 07:31 PM, 8th St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 40Number of bridges
  • 607ft / 185mTotal length
  • 436,155Total average daily traffic
  • 64,702Total average daily truck traffic
  • 534,300Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic
New bridges in Ashland, NE - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 41930-1939
  • 41950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 41980-1989
  • 91990-1999
  • 132000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Ashland, NE

2003 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 32. The highest number of fire incidents - 68 took place in 2006, and the least - 1 in 2008. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Ashland, NE When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (47.4%), and Structure Fires (26.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Ashland, NE
    • 24147.4%Outside Fires
    • 13326.2%Structure Fires
    • 9919.5%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 356.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ashland, NE

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Ashland, Nebraska:

  • The Swanson Center, 27416 Rnch Rd Bldg 421, Ashland, Nebraska 68003 , Phone: (402) 944-2544, Fax: (402) 944-2544
  • Sjogren Retreat Center, 27416 Rnch Rd Bldg 428, Ashland, Nebraska 68003 , Phone: (402) 944-2544, Fax: (402) 944-2544
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Ashland, Nebraska
Most common first names in Ashland, NE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3377.2 years
James2377.7 years
George1973.3 years
Charles1775.3 years
William1781.5 years
Harold1775.0 years
Mary1785.2 years
Robert1672.0 years
Frank1582.4 years
Richard1472.7 years
Most common last names in Ashland, NE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1877.1 years
Williams1778.6 years
Johnson1775.6 years
Vosler1478.2 years
Jones1276.5 years
Wagner1076.7 years
Miller982.5 years
Stander982.1 years
Jacobs981.5 years
Sherman973.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Ashland, NE
  • 69.3%Utility gas
  • 30.7%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Ashland, NE
  • 49.6%Utility gas
  • 49.6%Electricity
  • 0.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Ashland compared to Nebraska state average:

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