Ashford is a very small town located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 2,164 people and just one neighborhood, Ashford is the 197th largest community in Alabama.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Ashford isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Ashford are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ashford is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ashford who work in sales jobs (16.98%), office and administrative support (15.12%) and teaching (7.41%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Ashford has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Ashford has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Ashford than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Ashford may be for you.