Ashland, NY Demographics


Population (year 2000): 1,951
Males: 990 (50.7%), Females: 961 (49.3%)

Zip code: 12407

Median resident age: 39.8 years
Median household income: $33,629 (year 2000)
Median house value: $63,800 (year 2000)

Races in Ashland:

  • White Non-Hispanic (97.9%)
  • Two or more races (0.7%)
  • Hispanic (0.6%)

Ancestries: Irish (15.7%), German (15.3%), English (14.5%), United States (7.7%), Italian (5.9%), Polish (5.0%).

Population

For population 25 years and over in Ashland

  • High school or higher: 76.8%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 8.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.5%
  • Unemployed: 6.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 22.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ashland town

  • Never married: 22.7%
  • Now married: 55.4%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 6.4%
  • Divorced: 12.9%

1.2% Foreign born

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Ashland:

  • MARGARETVILLE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 24 miles; MARGARETVILLE, NY)
  • BASSETT HOSPITAL OF SCHOHARIE COUNTY (about 31 miles; COBLESKILL, NY)
  • COLUMBIA GREENE MEDICAL CENTER INC (about 31 miles; CATSKILL, NY)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Ashland:

  • ALBANY INTL (about 48 miles; ALBANY, NY; ID: ALB)
  • SULLIVAN COUNTY INTL (about 52 miles; MONTICELLO, NY; ID: MSV)
  • DUTCHESS COUNTY (about 57 miles; POUGHKEEPSIE, NY; ID: POU)
Other public-use airports nearest to Ashland:

  • MABEN (about 5 miles; LEXINGTON/PRATTSVILLE, NY; ID: N00)
  • FREEHOLD (about 20 miles; FREEHOLD, NY; ID: 1I5)
  • GREENVILLE-RAINBOW (about 25 miles; GREENVILLE, NY; ID: 1H4)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ashland:

  • SUNY COLLEGE OF AGRIC AND TECHN AT COBLESKILL (about 31 miles; COBLESKILL, NY; Full-time enrollment: 2,208)
  • SUNY COLLEGE AT NEW PALTZ (about 42 miles; NEW PALTZ, NY; FT enrollment: 6,334)
  • EXCELSIOR COLLEGE (about 44 miles; ALBANY, NY; FT enrollment: 7,096)
  • THE COLLEGE OF SAINT ROSE (about 44 miles; ALBANY, NY; FT enrollment: 3,116)
  • SUNY AT ALBANY (about 44 miles; ALBANY, NY; FT enrollment: 14,168)
  • SCHENECTADY COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 45 miles; SCHENECTADY, NY; FT enrollment: 2,316)
  • UNION COLLEGE (about 46 miles; SCHENECTADY, NY; FT enrollment: 2,315)