Ashland, California Population 2021

24,430
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Ashland is a city located in California. Ashland has a 2020 population of 24,430. Ashland is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 11.43% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 21,925 in 2010. Ashland reached it's highest population of 24,477 in 2017.

The average household income in Ashland is $78,258 with a poverty rate of 13.58%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,598 per month, and the median house value is $498,500. The median age in Ashland is 34.2 years, 32.3 years for males, and 36.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 87.2 males.

Ashland Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Ashland was:

  • White: 38.19%
  • Asian: 24.28%
  • Other race: 15.95%
  • Black or African American: 14.18%
  • Two or more races: 5.49%
  • Native American: 1.38%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.53%
The current population of Ashland, California is 24,430, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 23,635.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 21,925.

Ashland, California Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White9,32938.19%
Asian5,93224.28%
Some Other Race3,89715.95%
Black or African American3,46314.18%
Two or More Races1,3425.49%
American Indian and Alaska Native3371.38%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1300.53%
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Ashland Population by Race

Ashland Population Pyramid 2021

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Ashland Median Age

34.2


Total

32.3


Male

36.5


Female

Ashland Adults

There are 18,468 adults, (2,119 of whom are seniors) in Ashland.

Ashland Age Dependency

49.4

Age Dependency Ratio

13

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Ashland Sex Ratio

Female

13,047

53.41%

Male

11,383

46.59%

Ashland Population by Age

Ashland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Ashland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married51.1%48.9%
Male37.9%62.1%
All36.2%63.8%
Non Family29.8%70.2%
Female19.7%80.3%

36.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ashland Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,6953.1536.2
Married2,8974.1551.1
Non Family2,2781.2529.8
Female1,8183.8119.7
Male7023.537.9

3.7

Average Family Size

3.15

Average Household Size

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Ashland Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,00112.27%
9th to 12th Grade1,95912.01%
High School Graduate4,37426.82%
Some College3,53421.67%
Associates Degree1,1707.17%
Bachelors Degree2,75416.89%
Graduate Degree5183.18%
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Ashland Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Ashland Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
Hispanic6,5894,191795
Asian4,3713,5531,130
Black2,4572,231493
Other Race2,3241,561279
White2,1971,826587
Multiple Races689510238
Native American1227119
Islander12112121

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 34.54%.

Ashland Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,293$43,746$33,393
Less Than High School$27,212$31,916$20,799
High School Grad$37,145$41,104$34,516
Some College$42,020$46,673$38,015
Bachelors Degree$53,796$59,864$44,535
Graduate Degree$62,574$62,574$66,250

$40,293

Average Earnings

$43,746

Average Male

$33,393

Average Female

Ashland Earnings by Educational Attainment

Ashland Language by Age

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Ashland Language

39.47% of Ashland residents speak only English, while 60.53% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 36.23% of the population.

Ashland Language

Ashland Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic11,0561,28911.66%
Black3,44572821.13%
Asian5,87368811.71%
Other3,88245811.80%
White2,72836613.42%
Multiple1,34217312.89%
Islander1305844.62%
Native3373710.98%

13.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.84%

Male Poverty Rate

15.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ashland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ashland is Islander, with 44.62% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ashland is Native, with 10.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.29%.

Ashland Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School14.91%
Less Than High School13.69%
Some College10.84%
Bachelors or Greater7.22%

Ashland Poverty Rate by Education

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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.97%
Male Unemployed20.55%
Female Employed3.63%
Male Employed3.37%

Ashland Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Ashland Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$63,406$78,258
Families$72,160$84,234
Married Families$81,425-
Non Families$41,786$48,435
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Income by Household Type

Ashland Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

36.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

41.3%

Male Marriage Rate

33.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Ashland Married by Age and Sex

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Ashland Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Ashland Marital Status by Race

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Ashland Marital Status

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420

Number of Veterans

399

Male Veterans

21

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam116
First Gulf War90
Second Gulf War48
Korea39
World War II34

Ashland Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74125
75+96
35 to 5495
55 to 6491
18 to 3413

Ashland Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1902.67%
Hispanic1241.60%
Black1114.21%
Asian581.20%
Other431.59%
Hawaiian108.26%
2 or More80.99%

Ashland Veterans by Race

Ashland Veterans by Education

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13.73%

Veteran Poverty Rate

14.94%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ashland Veterans by Education

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68.3%

Labor Force Participation

63.3%

Employment Rate

7.3%

Unemployment Rate

Ashland Employment by Age

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Ashland Employment by Race

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Ashland Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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52.74%

Born in California

60.22%

Native Born

39.78%

Foreign Born

21.03%

Non Citizen

18.75%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

60.22% of Ashland residents were born in the United States, with 52.74% having been born in California. 21.03% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Ashland Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202124,4300.00%
202024,4300.00%
201924,4307953.36%
201823,635-842-3.44%
201724,4771890.78%
201624,288620.26%
201524,2268663.71%
201423,3604602.01%
201322,9001220.54%
201222,7786723.04%
201122,1061810.83%
201021,9250.00%

Ashland Population by Year