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Ashland is a city in Jackson County, in the Medford metro area.
One tradition says the community was named for Ashland County, OH; another says it was named for Henry Clay's birthplace in VA
The latitude of Ashland is 42.194N. The longitude is -122.708W.It is in the Pacific Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,946 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 20,406.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Ashland demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Jackson County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Medford-Ashland area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 97520 ZIP code.
16% of Ashland residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Ashland ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Ashland was $21,292, compared with $21,587 nationally.
51% of Ashland residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Median rent in Ashland, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $522. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,193.
Libraries in Ashland include Ashland Branch Library ... View libraries
Newspapers in Ashland include Ashland Daily Tidings
National Public Radio programming is carried locally by KAGI., KSJK., KSMF., KSOR., KSRG.
Jackson County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Ashland political report.
Ashland restaurants taking online reservations include Amuse Restaurant ... View restaurants
The average commute time for Ashland workers is 17 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
A total of 1 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Ashland between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This is a rate of .5 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.
Hotels in Ashland include Ashland Springs Hotel, Best Western Bard S Inn, Best Western Windsor Inn, Econo Lodge Ashland, Holiday Inn Express, La Quinta Inn and Suites, Plaza Inn & Suites, Super 8, Windmill Inn & Suites of Ashland.
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