Ashland, Kentucky 

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Population

20,070

-2.7% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

5.9%

Median Age

39.1

Comfort Index (Climate)

8.3 / 5.5

summer / winter

KY Gifts

Best Places to Live in Ashland, Kentucky

Small river cities - Extreme western West Virginia along the Ohio River. September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Ashland, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Ashland, KY Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Cost of living
Small-town atmosphere
Revitalizing downtown
Cons
Entertainment
Low educational attainment
Isolation


What Bert Has To Say About Huntington-Ashland Metro Area

Industrial Huntington, located along the Ohio River, is a transport center for traffic between Ohio, the Great Lakes, Kentucky, and points east of the Appalachians. The diverse industrial base includes chemicals, metal products, and glass and glass products manufacturing. The smaller Ashland, in Kentucky 10 miles downriver, plays a similar role.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Kentucky
County: Boyd County
Metro Area: Huntington-Ashland Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately conservative
City: Ashland
Zip Codes: 41102 41101
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 565 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Ashland is 5.9% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Ashland jobs have increased by 0.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Ashland's cost of living is 25.1% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Ashland's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Boyd county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 65.7% to 32.6%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Ashland's population is 20,070 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 2.7%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Ashland is Real Estate: $85,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.7%.

SCHOOLS
Ashland public schools spend $10,016 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.8 students per teacher in Ashland. More Education



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Housing Market in Ashland

It's a good time to buy in Ashland. Home Appreciation is up 5.2% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Ashland is $85,500.

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Reviews for Ashland   11 Reviews
Run for your life!!! - 8/28/2021
I'm 33 years old, and I've lived in this town for 25 of them. Not by choice. The majority of people here, and I'm not exaggerating, are on drugs. It's sad. And I'm... Read More

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The people... - 8/26/2019
The people of Ashland are amazing and its growing and getting better everyday. Every weekend there is things to get involved with and excellent local restaurants, as... Read More

New to Ashland - 8/13/2019
I'm new to Ashland and it's a step up from flood ravaged Louisiana! I love the weather we have here. After our first year living in Ashland and having... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN ASHLAND, KENTUCKY
41102 41101

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