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Population (year 2000): 8,620. Estimated population in July 2005: 8,306 (-3.6% change)
Males: 4,112 (47.7%), Females: 4,508 (52.3%)

Ashland County

Zip code:

Median resident age: 36.4 years
Median household income: $30,853 (year 2000)
Median house value: $64,000 (year 2000)

Ashland, WI residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Ashland:

  • White Non-Hispanic (89.6%)
  • American Indian (8.0%)
  • Two or more races (2.2%)
  • Hispanic (1.4%)

Ancestries: German (29.5%), Norwegian (12.2%), Polish (12.0%), Swedish (11.8%), Irish (10.9%), English (7.0%).

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Elevation: 671 feet

Land area: 13.4 square miles

Ashland,

For population 25 years and over in Ashland

  • High school or higher: 84.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.6%
  • Unemployed: 8.7%
  • Mean travel time to work: 11.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ashland city

  • Never married: 30.4%
  • Now married: 48.3%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 10.3%
  • Divorced: 9.6%

1.3% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -97 (-1.1%).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: MN Duluth, (86.0 miles pop. 86,918).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Paul, MN St. (190.6 miles pop. 287,151).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: IL Chicago, (395.1 miles pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: WI Ashland, (0.0 miles River, WI (4.1 miles White WI (4.3 miles Barksdale, WI Washburn, (6.1 miles WI (10.8 miles Sanborn, WI (12.2 miles Marengo,


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1997: 0 buildings
  • 1999: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 0 buildings

Latitude: 46.59 N, Longitude: 90.88 W

Area code: 715


Ashland, Wisconsin business data: stores, dealers, real estate agents, wholesalers, restaurants...

Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (32.2%), Retail trade (12.8%), Manufacturing (12.4%), Arts,entertainment,recreation,accommodation and food services (11.4%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,388 (+27.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,494 (86.2%)


 

Crime in Ashland by Year

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
Rapes 1 1 0 3
    per 100,000 11.6 11.6 0.0 34.8
Robberies 1 0 3 0
    per 100,000 11.6 0.0 34.8 0.0
Assaults 2 7 9 15
    per 100,000 23.2 81.2 104.4 174.0
Burglaries 33 39 42 33
    per 100,000 382.8 452.4 487.2 382.8
Thefts 289 301 325 310
    per 100,000 3352.7 3491.9 3770.3 3596.3
Auto thefts 11 22 16 6
    per 100,000 127.6 255.2 185.6 69.6
183.9 212.6 231.1 224.9


Average climate in Ashland, Wisconsin

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Ashland,
Hospital/medical center in Ashland:
  • MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER INC (1615 MAPLE LANE)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Ashland:
  • GRAND VIEW HOSPITAL (about 51 miles; IRONWOOD, MI)
  • HAYWARD AREA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 52 miles; HAYWARD, WI)
  • FLAMBEAU HOSPITAL INC (about 59 miles; PARK FALLS, WI)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Ashland:
  • GOGEBIC-IRON COUNTY (about 54 miles; IRONWOOD, MI; ID: IWD)
  • DULUTH INTL (about 92 miles; DULUTH, MN; ID: DLH)
  • RHINELANDER-ONEIDA COUNTY (about 119 miles; RHINELANDER, WI; ID: RHI)
Other public-use airports nearest to Ashland:
  • JOHN F KENNEDY MEMORIAL (about 5 miles; ASHLAND, WI; ID: ASX)
  • MADELINE ISLAND (about 17 miles; LA POINTE, WI; ID: 4R5)
  • CABLE UNION (about 37 miles; CABLE, WI; ID: 3CU)

Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2002)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 5 $18,748 $44,995 13 $3,919
Judicial and Legal 0 $0   1 $2,931
Police Protection - Officers 19 $61,970 $39,138 0 $0
Police - Other 2 $4,727 $28,362 2 $2,245
Firefighters 18 $62,878 $41,918 6 $903
Streets and Highways 16 $70,591 $52,943 2 $565
Airports 1 $2,710 $32,520 0 $0
Water Transport and Terminals 0 $0   1 $689
Solid Waste Management 1 $5,590 $67,080 0 $0
Sewerage 5 $14,940 $35,856 0 $0
Parks and Recreation 4 $18,753 $56,259 0 $0
Water Supply 6 $18,099 $36,198 0 $0
Fire - Other 1 $2,203 $26,436 0 $0
Other and Unallocable 4 $10,282 $30,846 8 $2,205
Financial Administration 5 $17,787 $42,688 0 $0
Local Libraries 3 $9,257 $37,028 6 $5,081
Totals for Government 90 $318,535 $42,471 39 $18,538


College/University in Ashland:
  • NORTHLAND COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 738; Location: 1411 ELLIS AVE; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.northland.edu)
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ashland:
  • UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA-DULUTH (about 84 miles; DULUTH, MN; Full-time enrollment: 8,224)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-SUPERIOR (about 85 miles; SUPERIOR, WI; FT enrollment: 2,436)
  • LAKE SUPERIOR COLLEGE (about 92 miles; DULUTH, MN; FT enrollment: 2,512)
  • WISCONSIN INDIANHEAD TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 96 miles; Shell Lake, WI; FT enrollment: 2,045)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-EAU CLAIRE (about 131 miles; EAU CLAIRE, WI; FT enrollment: 9,866)
  • CHIPPEWA VALLEY TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 131 miles; EAU CLAIRE, WI; FT enrollment: 2,601)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-STOUT (about 139 miles; MENOMONIE, WI; FT enrollment: 7,183)
Public high school in Ashland:
  • ASHLAND HI (Students: 809; Location: 1900 BEASER AVE; Grades: 09 - 12)
Private high school in Ashland:
  • CELEBRATION CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 23; Location: PO BOX 651; Grades: PK - 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Ashland:
  • ASHLAND MID (Students: 492; Location: 203 11TH ST E; Grades: 06 - 08)
  • LAKE SUPERIOR PRIMARY (Students: 412; Location: 1101 BINSFIELD RD; Grades: PK - 02)
  • LAKE SUPERIOR INTERMEDIATE (Students: 404; Location: 1101 BINSFIELD RD; Grades: 03 - 05)
  • MARENGO VALLEY EL (Students: 169; Location: RR 4 BOX 211; Grades: KG - 06)
Private primary/middle schools in Ashland:
  • OUR LADY OF THE LAKE SCHOOL (Students: 187; Location: 215 EAST LAKESHORE DRIVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • ZION LUTHERAN CRHISTIAN SCH (Students: 13; Location: 1111 11TH AVE PO BOX 31; Grades: KG - 8)
  • ASHLAND 7TH DAY ADVENTIST SCH (Students: 6; Location: 622 10TH AVE W; Grades: 3 - 8)
Library in Ashland:
  • VAUGHN PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $384,821; Location: 502 W. MAIN ST.; 29,767 books; 1,396 audio materials; 1,354 video materials; 156 serial subscriptions)

Notable locations in Ashland: Ashland City Hall (A), Ashland County Courthouse (B), Ashland County Home (C), Ashland County Jail (D), Memorial Hall (E), Memorial Library (F), Union Depot (G), Central Fire Station (H), Wheeler Hall (I), Soo Line Depot (J).

Churches in Ashland include: Good Shepherd Lutheran Church (A), Ashland Gospel Tabernacle (B), Swedish Mission Church (C), Seventh Day Adventist Church (D), Calvary Tabernacle (E), Saint Andrews Episcopal Church (F), First Assembly of God Church (G), First Church of Christ Scientist (H).

Cemeteries: Saint Agnes Cemetery (1), B' Nai Israel Cemetery (2), Mount Hope Cemetery (3).

Creek: Bishigokwe Creek (A).

Parks in Ashland include: Maslowski Park (1), Ellis Park (2), Hodgkins Park (3), West Second Street Historic District (4), Beaser Park (5), Prentice Park (6), Lake Park (7).

Post office: (A).  


Ashland compared to Wisconsin state average:
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Population density below state average for cities.

Strongest AM radio stations in Ashland:
  • WATW (1400 AM; 1 kW; ASHLAND, WI; Owner: BAY BROADCASTING)
  • WEBC (560 AM; 50 kW; DULUTH, MN)
  • WJMS (590 AM; 5 kW; IRONWOOD, MI; Owner: ROBERTS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSPT (1010 AM; 50 kW; STEVENS POINT, WI)
  • WDSM (710 AM; 10 kW; SUPERIOR, WI; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCCO (830 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: INFINITY MEDIA CORPORATION)
  • WSAU (550 AM; 20 kW; WAUSAU, WI; Owner: WRIG, INC.)
  • WCTS (1030 AM; 50 kW; MAPLEWOOD, MN; Owner: CNTL. BAPT. THEO/AL SEMI MINNEAPOLIS)
  • WHSM (910 AM; 5 kW; HAYWARD, WI; Owner: QB BROADCASTING, LTD.)
  • WWJC (850 AM; daytime; 10 kW; DULUTH, MN; Owner: WWJC, INC.)
  • KSTP (1500 AM; 50 kW; ST. PAUL, MN; Owner: KSTP-AM, LLC (DELAWARE))
  • KDAL (610 AM; 5 kW; DULUTH, MN; Owner: MIDWEST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KFAN (1130 AM; 50 kW; MINNEAPOLIS, MN; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ashland:
  • WJJH (96.7 FM; ASHLAND, WI; Owner: BAY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WBSZ (93.3 FM; ASHLAND, WI; Owner: GERALD JAMES HACKMAN)
  • WEGZ (105.9 FM; WASHBURN, WI; Owner: KEWEENAW BAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K218AR (91.5 FM; WASHBURN, WI; Owner: NORTHWESTERN COLLEGE RADIO FOUND.)
  • W215AE (90.9 FM; ASHLAND, WI; Owner: REFUGE MEDIA GROUP)
  • W275AF (102.9 FM; ASHLAND, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • W284AN (104.7 FM; ASHLAND, WI; Owner: STATE OF WISCONSIN - EDUCATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS BOARD)
  • WNXR (107.3 FM; IRON RIVER, WI; Owner: GERALD J. HACKMAN)

TV broadcast stations around Ashland:
  • W45CI (Channel 45; ASHLAND, WI; Owner: KQDS ACQUISITION CORP.)
  • WAST-LP (Channel 25; ASHLAND, WI; Owner: RESOURCE RECOVERY OF WISCONSIN, INC.)

To understand how the electorate votes by state, you have to understand the demographics of the cities and counties in each of those states. As pollsters, we try to keep all of the important variables such as income, gender, and race consistent.

Source: City-Data.com


 

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