Ashley, Indiana

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Population in 2017: 975 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -3.5%
 
Males: 480  (49.3%)
Females: 495  (50.7%)
Median resident age:

30.8 years
Indiana median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 46705.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $46,785 (it was $35,893 in 2000)
Ashley:

$46,785
IN:

$54,181

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $20,720 (it was $14,922 in 2000)

Ashley town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $106,473 (it was $69,800 in 2000)
Ashley:

$106,473
IN:

$141,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $115,226; detached houses: $83,436; mobile homes: $591,305

Median gross rent in 2017: $445.

March 2019 cost of living index in Ashley: 84.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 21.8%
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  • Races in Ashley, IN (2010)
    • 92594.1%White alone
    • 333.4%Hispanic
    • 151.5%Two or more races
    • 50.5%American Indian alone
    • 30.3%Asian alone
    • 20.2%Black alone

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



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Ashley, Indiana as of October 27, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Ashley is 184 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (39.5%), European (15.2%), American (11.1%), English (9.5%), Scottish (6.2%), Dutch (3.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1000 feet

Land area: 0.81 square miles.

Population density: 1,208 people per square mile   (low).

Ashley, Indiana map

15 residents are foreign born

This town:

1.5%
Indiana:

3.1%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $668 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $606 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Fort Wayne, IN (31.1 miles , pop. 205,727).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (136.8 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Hudson, IN (1.0 miles ),
Waterloo, IN (2.6 miles ),
Corunna, IN (2.7 miles ),
Hamilton, IN (2.8 miles ),
Angola, IN (2.9 miles ),
Auburn, IN (3.3 miles ),
Kendallville, IN (3.4 miles ),
Butler, IN (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 41.53 N, Longitude: 85.06 W

Area code: 260

Distribution of median household income in Ashley, IN in 2017
Distribution of house value in Ashley, IN in 2017
Ashley satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.0%
Indiana:

3.9%
Population change in the 1990s: +245 (+32.0%).
Most common industries in Ashley, IN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (21.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (9.9%)
  • Construction (7.9%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (7.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.9%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (3.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (26.7%)
  • Construction (10.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (10.3%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (6.0%)
  • Nonmetallic mineral products (5.3%)
  • Wood products (5.0%)
  • Chemicals (2.8%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (14.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.9%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (9.4%)
  • Metal & metal products (9.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.4%)
  • Health care (6.4%)
  • Social assistance (4.9%)
Most common occupations in Ashley, IN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (16.9%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (11.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (8.7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.3%)
  • Cashiers (3.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (21.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (13.5%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (8.5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (7.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.0%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Assemblers and fabricators (15.8%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.3%)
  • Child care workers (4.9%)
  • Cashiers (4.9%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.9%)

Average climate in Ashley, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Ashley, Indiana environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 53.4. This is better than average.

City:

53.4
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 28.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.5
U.S.:

33.3

Tornado activity:

Ashley-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Indiana state average. It is 67% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 15.1 miles away from the Ashley town center killed 23 people and injured 294 people and caused between $50,000,000 and $500,000,000 in damages.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 tornado 17.7 miles away from the town center killed 5 people and injured 41 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Ashley-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Indiana state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 77.4 miles away from Ashley center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 259.9 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 237.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 202.1 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 241.8 miles away from the 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 239.2 miles away from Ashley 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 Steuben County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Tornadoes: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ashley topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Ashley:

  • CAMERON MEMORIAL COMMUNITY HOSPITAL INC Critical Access Hospitals (about 9 miles away; ANGOLA, IN)
  • COMMUNITY LIVING INC (Hospital, about 9 miles away; ANGOLA, IN)
  • LAKELAND SKILLED NURSING AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ANGOLA, IN)
  • CARLIN PARK HEALTHCRE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ANGOLA, IN)
  • NORTHERN LAKES NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ANGOLA, IN)
  • ANGOLA NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; ANGOLA, IN)
  • BETZ NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; AUBURN, IN)

Amtrak station near Ashley:

  • 7 miles: WATERLOO (LINCOLN & CENTER STS.) . Services: public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ashley:

  • Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne (about 29 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; Full-time enrollment: 10,126)
  • University of Saint Francis-Fort Wayne (about 31 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; FT enrollment: 2,075)
  • Indiana Institute of Technology (about 32 miles; Fort Wayne, IN; FT enrollment: 4,320)
  • Northwest State Community College (about 40 miles; Archbold, OH; FT enrollment: 2,406)
  • Spring Arbor University (about 54 miles; Spring Arbor, MI; FT enrollment: 3,374)
  • Jackson College (about 56 miles; Jackson, MI; FT enrollment: 4,258)
  • Kellogg Community College (about 57 miles; Battle Creek, MI; FT enrollment: 4,078)

Public elementary/middle school in Ashley:

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Points of interest:

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

Churches in Ashley include: Ashley-Hudson Church of the Nazarene (A), Saint Johns Church of Christ (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Ashley include: Firemans Park (1), Carpenter Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Steuben 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 Ashley and their reported violations in the past:

ASHLEY WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 983, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
PLEASANT CHAPEL CHURCH OF THE BRETHREN (Population served: 36, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This town:

2.6 people
Indiana:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

67.5%
Whole state:

66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

10.3%
Whole state:

6.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Banks with branches in Ashley (2011 data):

  • Farmers State Bank: Ashley-Hudson Branch at West State Street And Grand Avenue, branch established on 1971/07/12. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $481.3 mil, Deposits: $399.3 mil, headquarters in Lagrange, IN, positive income, 14 total offices, Holding Company: F.S. Bancorp

For population 15 years and over in Ashley:

Marital status in Ashley, IN
  • Never married: 29.3%
  • Now married: 43.3%
  • Separated: 4.7%
  • Widowed: 6.9%
  • Divorced: 15.7%

For population 25 years and over in Ashley:

  • High school or higher: 86.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.9%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Indiana average:

11.1

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

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Ashley, IN (based on Steuben County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant5,07534
Catholic3,3542
Mainline Protestant2,55414
Other5263
None22,676-
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: 12
Steuben County:

3.60 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.60 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Here:

0.90 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Steuben County:

4.80 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 41
Steuben County:

12.29 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

9.3%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

29.2%
State:

29.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Steuben County:

14.0%
Indiana:

14.3%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Ashley:

44.1%
Indiana:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

37.4%
Indiana:

44.9%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.8
Indiana:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Ashley:

23.0%
Indiana:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

11.9%
Indiana:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Ashley:

6.7
Indiana:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

32.2%
Indiana:

33.8%

General health condition:
This city:

52.0%
Indiana:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.0%
Indiana:

78.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ashley, IN Residents

Ashley government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $709,000 ($727.18)
    Sewerage: $241,000 ($247.18)
    Water Utilities: $235,000 ($241.03)
    Regular Highways: $137,000 ($140.51)
    General - Other: $100,000 ($102.56)
    Solid Waste Management: $38,000 ($38.97)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $74,000 ($75.90)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $403,000 ($413.33)

Ashley government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $442,000 ($453.33)
    Solid Waste Management: $38,000 ($38.97)
    Other: $6,000 ($6.15)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $183,000 ($187.69)
    Other: $51,000 ($52.31)
    Highways: $7,000 ($7.18)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $19,000 ($19.49)
    Interest Earnings: $4,000 ($4.10)
    Sale of Property: $2,000 ($2.05)
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,000 ($2.05)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $299,000 ($306.67)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $130,000 ($133.33)
    Other: $30,000 ($30.77)
    General Local Government Support: $5,000 ($5.13)
  • Tax - Property: $593,000 ($608.21)
    Other License: $1,000 ($1.03)

Ashley government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $114,000 ($116.92)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,507,000 ($1545.64)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $376,000 ($385.64)

6.47% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($51,697 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.47%
Indiana average:

6.06%

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 DeKalb County, IN  1.30% ($33,415 average AGI)
from Allen County, IN  1.08% ($79,521)
from LaGrange County, IN  0.44% ($45,217)


6.63% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($47,121 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.63%
Indiana average:

6.25%

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 Allen County, IN  1.18% ($55,850 average AGI)
to DeKalb County, IN  1.18% ($40,056)
to LaGrange County, IN  0.45% ($39,656)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ashley:

  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WMSH-FM (99 AM; 1 kW; STURGIS, MI; Owner: LAKE CITIES BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WTVB (1590 AM; 5 kW; COLDWATER, MI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • WCHB (1200 AM; 50 kW; TAYLOR, MI; Owner: RADIO ONE OF DETROIT, LLC)
  • WDFN (1130 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WXYT (1270 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING CORP. OF DETROIT)
  • WSCR (670 AM; 50 kW; CHICAGO, IL; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ashley:

  • WBTU (93.3 FM; KENDALLVILLE, IN; Owner: ARTISTIC MEDIA PARTNERS, INC.)
  • WLKI (100.3 FM; ANGOLA, IN; Owner: LAKE CITIES BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WXTW (102.3 FM; AUBURN, IN; Owner: TRAVIS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WCVM (94.7 FM; BRONSON, MI; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WEAX (88.3 FM; ANGOLA, IN; Owner: TRI-STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WTHD (105.5 FM; LAGRANGE, IN; Owner: LAKE CITIES BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBOI (91.3 FM; ORLAND, IN; Owner: PUBLIC BROADCASTING OF NORTHEAST INDIANA, INC)
  • WLAB (88.3 FM; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: INDIANA DISTTRICT OF THE LUTHERAN CHURCH - MO SYNOD, INC.)
  • WMEE (97.3 FM; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WFJZ (106.7 FM; HICKSVILLE, OH; Owner: FALLEN TIMBER COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WBCL (90.3 FM; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: TAYLOR UNIVERSITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WQKO (91.9 FM; HOWE, IN; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WAJI (95.1 FM; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: SARKES TARZIAN, INC.)
  • WBNI-FM (89.1 FM; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PUBLIC BROADCASTING OF NE IN., INC.)
  • WNHT (96.3 FM; CHURUBUSCO, IN; Owner: TRAVIS BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WFWI (92.3 FM; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WLZZ (104.5 FM; MONTPELIER, OH; Owner: LAKE CITIES BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WGBE (90.9 FM; BRYAN, OH; Owner: PUBLIC B/G FOUNDATION OF NW OHIO)
  • WMSH-FM (99.3 FM; STURGIS, MI; Owner: LAKE CITIES BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLEG (102.7 FM; LIGONIER, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Ashley:

  • WINM (Channel 63; ANGOLA, IN; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • W07CL (Channel 7; AUBURN, IN; Owner: THE RAYMOND S. AND DOROTHY N. MOORE FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WFFT-TV (Channel 55; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: QUOROM OF FT. WAYNE LICENSE, LLC)
  • WANE-TV (Channel 15; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: INDIANA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WPTA (Channel 21; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: WPTA-TV LICENSE, INC.)
  • WFWA (Channel 39; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: FORT WAYNE PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WISE-TV (Channel 33; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: NVG-FORT WAYNE II, LLC)
  • W66BD (Channel 53; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TELEVISION)
  • WDFM-LP (Channel 19; DEFIANCE, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Ashley fatal accident list:

Nov 19, 2016 10:50 PM, I-69-N, Lat: 41.530772, Lon: -85.055481, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 28, 2015 12:39 AM, I-69, Lat: 41.529569, Lon: -85.055817, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Aug 22, 2012 00:58 AM, Cr-700 S, Cr-800 W, Lat: 41.541333, Lon: -85.130239, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 75ft / 22.8mTotal length
  • 110,084Total average daily traffic
  • 31,606Total average daily truck traffic
  • 49,247Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Ashley, IN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 101960-1969
  • 11980-1989
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Ashley, IN

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • 101 S Union St (Lat: 41.525056 Lon: -85.063861), Call Sign: WNDY222,
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.130 MHz, 155.370 MHz, Grant Date: 08/29/2015, Expiration Date: 09/11/2025, Registrant: Town Of Ashley, 500 S. Gonser Ave, Ashley, IN 46705, Phone: (260) 587-3982, Fax: (260) 587-3182, Email:
  • Int Cr 800s & 200w (Lat: 41.527833 Lon: -85.028028), Call Sign: WGR264, Licensee ID: L00002583,
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.203 MHz, Grant Date: 01/06/2012, Expiration Date: 04/03/2022, Registrant: Wabash Valley Power Association Inc, Indianapolis, IN 46224, Phone: (317) 247-1596
  • Nw Cor Rr Tracks & Rd 727 1/2 Mi N (Lat: 41.531167 Lon: -85.065806), Call Sign: WNBZ845,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.456 MHz, Grant Date: 03/23/2011, Expiration Date: 04/24/2021, Cancellation Date: 05/22/2017, Certifier: Gary Pottorff, Registrant: Northern Indiana Public Service Company, 500 West Monroe Street, Plymouth, IN 46563, Phone: (574) 935-8168, Fax: (202) 414-9299, Email:
  • Lat: 41.488694 Lon: -85.078722, Call Sign: WQEW918,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1400 MHz, Grant Date: 02/27/2016, Expiration Date: 05/08/2026, Certifier: Bruce Hamilton, Registrant: Primex Wireless, Inc, 965 Wells St., Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464, Fax: (262) 248-0061, Email:
  • Lat: 41.529944 Lon: -85.060417, Call Sign: WQLR548,
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.262 MHz, 467.262 MHz, 462.412 MHz, 467.412 MHz, Grant Date: 04/07/2010, Expiration Date: 04/07/2020, Certifier: Dean Schmuhl, Registrant: Skylines Unlimited Inc, 100 Stone Church Road, Carlisle, PA 17015, Phone: (717) 218-5003, Fax: (717) 218-5005, Email:
  • 803 Hl Thompson Jr. Dr. (Lat: 41.520611 Lon: -85.057528), Call Sign: WQSV425,
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.862 MHz, 464.212 MHz, 464.737 MHz, 469.862 MHz, 469.212 MHz, 469.737 MHz, Grant Date: 11/21/2013, Expiration Date: 11/21/2023, Certifier: Pete Reinoehl, Registrant: Radio Express, 803 Hl Thompson Jr. Dr., Ashley, IN 46705, Phone: (260) 587-9282, Fax: (260) 587-9285, Email:
  • ASHLEY, 3795 Cr 700 S. (In03317-B) (Lat: 41.540083 Lon: -85.061694), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 79.2 m, Call Sign: WQZW818,
    Assigned Frequencies: 859.212 MHz, 858.212 MHz, 857.212 MHz, 856.212 MHz, 853.912 MHz, 853.450 MHz, 852.975 MHz, 851.937 MHz, 851.375 MHz, 851.162 MHz, 853.112 MHz, Grant Date: 08/23/2017, Expiration Date: 08/23/2027, Certifier: David W Vice, Registrant: State Of (Ipsc) Indiana, Igcn - Rm N825 - 100 North Senate Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46204, Phone: (317) 234-6513, Fax: (317) 234-6514, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ashley)

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

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2003 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 21. The highest number of fires - 46 took place in 2005, and the least - 3 in 2014. The data has a decreasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Ashley, IN When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (45.2%), and Structure Fires (38.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Ashley, IN
    • 15445.2%Outside Fires
    • 13138.4%Structure Fires
    • 4814.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 82.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ashley, IN
Most common first names in Ashley, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert1470.1 years
John1378.8 years
George878.6 years
Charles778.0 years
Hazel575.2 years
Harold569.2 years
Helen587.6 years
Harry477.0 years
Alice480.8 years
Ethel480.0 years
Most common last names in Ashley, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brand779.1 years
Shipe776.3 years
Smith775.0 years
Delucenay681.3 years
Gramling680.0 years
Wilhelm673.8 years
Miller572.0 years
Baird585.0 years
Arney476.8 years
Gaetz483.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Ashley, IN
  • 85.3%Utility gas
  • 9.5%Electricity
  • 4.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.8%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Ashley, IN
  • 65.8%Electricity
  • 33.2%Utility gas
  • 1.1%No fuel used


Ashley compared to Indiana state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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Total of 6 patent applications in 2008-2020.