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Ashland, New Hampshire - Basic Facts

The Ashland Census Designated Place had a population of 1,254 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Ashland is located at latitude 43.7005 and longitude -71.6407 in Grafton County. The formal boundaries for the Ashland Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.26 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Grafton County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 551 feet.

The Ashland Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2629711) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Ashland Census Designated Place is located within Town of Ashland, a minor civil division (MCD) of Grafton County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Ashland population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Ashland, NH Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,254
Population in Households 1,254
Population in Familes 861
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 995
Diversity Index2 11


Total Households 614
Average Household Size 2.04
Family Households 323
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 707 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 325 (46.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 289 (40.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 93 (13.2%)
Median Home Value $188,806
Average Home Value $234,722


Median Household Income $39,188
Average Household Income $50,340
Per Capita Income $24,067
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.13% 0.17%
Households 0.4% 0.36%
Families 0.92% 0.25%
Median Household Income   -0.29%
Per Capita Income   1.31%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Ashland, NH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Ashland to the other 97 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in New Hampshire by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 58 41st
Population Density1 # 36 64th
Diversity Index2 # 56 43rd
Median Household Income # 90 8th
Per Capita Income # 84 14th

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