Ashland is a city located in Clay County Alabama. It is also the county seat of Clay County. With a 2020 population of 1,867, it is the 191st largest city in Alabama and the 7874th largest city in the United States . Ashland is currently declining at a rate of -0.74% annually and its population has decreased by -8.35% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,037 in 2010. Ashland reached it's highest population of 2,034 in 2010. Spanning over 7 miles, Ashland has a population density of 255 people per square mile.
The average household income in Ashland is $29,809 with a poverty rate of 41.75%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $365 per month, and the median house value is $87,900. The median age in Ashland is 48.4 years, 43 years for males, and 53.6 years for females.