In 2017, Ashland, VA had a population of 7.55k people with a median age of 32.8 and a median household income of $48,903. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Ashland, VA grew from 7,406 to 7,554, a 2% increase and its median household income grew from $43,071 to $48,903, a 13.5% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Ashland, VA are White (Non-Hispanic) (64.2%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (22.6%), White (Hispanic) (7.89%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (2.38%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.14%). N/A% of the people in Ashland, VA speak a non-English language, and 96.9% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Ashland, VA are Randolph-Macon College (343 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Ashland, VA is $186,000, and the homeownership rate is 52.8%. Most people in Ashland, VA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Ashland, VA is 2 cars per household.