Ashland is located close to the center of Virginia. Ashland is part of Hanover County. Ashland has 7.13 square miles of land area and 0.03 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Ashland population is 7,225, which has grown 9.16% since 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 13.03% and is lower than the national average rate of 9.71%. Ashland median household income is $46,474 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 28.65% since 2000. The income growth rate is about the same as the state average rate of 29.99% and is higher than the national average rate of 19.17%. Ashland median house value is $191,000 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 62.69% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 98.64% and is higher than the national average rate of 50.42%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Ashland is much better than the state average in quality. The Ashland area code is 804.
Ashland, VA Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data