Ashland, Illinois

related topics
{household, population, female}
{village, small, smallsup}

Ashland is a village in Cass County, Illinois, United States. The population was 1,361 at the 2000 census.

Contents

Geography

Ashland is located at 39°53′17″N 90°0′32″W / 39.88806°N 90.00889°W / 39.88806; -90.00889 (39.887929, -90.008759).[1]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.7 square miles (1.9 km²), all of it land.

Demographics

As of the census[2] of 2000, there were 1,361 people, 546 households, and 386 families residing in the village. The population density was 1,832.3 people per square mile (710.1/km²). There were 581 housing units at an average density of 782.2/sq mi (303.1/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 98.60% White, 0.15% African American, 0.22% Native American, 0.15% Asian, 0.07% from other races, and 0.81% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.22% of the population.

There were 546 households out of which 32.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.2% were married couples living together, 8.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 29.3% were non-families. 25.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 12.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.49 and the average family size was 2.97.

In the village the population was spread out with 26.5% under the age of 18, 6.7% from 18 to 24, 29.2% from 25 to 44, 24.3% from 45 to 64, and 13.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females there were 95.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 89.4 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $43,125, and the median income for a family was $50,227. Males had a median income of $31,086 versus $25,150 for females. The per capita income for the village was $20,090. About 5.1% of families and 6.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 7.3% of those under age 18 and 6.5% of those age 65 or over.

References

Full article ▸

related documents
La Due, Missouri
Edgewood, Illinois
Rosemont, Maryland
Loda, Illinois
Erie, Illinois
Alhambra, Illinois
Benton City, Missouri
Cantrall, Illinois
West Manchester, Ohio
Butler, Waukesha County, Wisconsin
Polkville, Mississippi
Carbon Hill, Illinois
Hoffman, Illinois
Toledo, Illinois
Alorton, Illinois
East Gillespie, Illinois
Easton, Illinois
Vinton, Ohio
Dwight, Nebraska
Cornlea, Nebraska
Cooksville, Illinois
Haywood City, Missouri
Stanford, Illinois
Humboldt, Illinois
Pittsboro, Mississippi
Beech Bottom, West Virginia
Goehner, Nebraska
Aldrich, Missouri
Jackson, Nebraska
Germantown, Illinois