Ashton, IL

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Ashton Profile


Overview

Ashton is a tiny village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 916 people and just one neighborhood, Ashton is the 643rd largest community in Illinois. Much of the housing stock in Ashton was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.

Occupations and Workforce

Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Ashton is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 39.51% of the Ashton workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Ashton is a village of sales and office workers, transportation and shipping workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Ashton who work in office and administrative support (10.91%), management occupations (9.47%), and sales jobs (7.61%).

And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Ashton has lots of scientists living in town - whether they be life scientists, physical scientists (like astronomers), or social scientists (like geographers!). So, if you're scientific-minded, you might like it here too.


Setting & Lifestyle

Ashton’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.

Ashton Demographics

The percentage of people in Ashton with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 10.16% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Ashton in 2010 was $23,794, which is middle income relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $95,176 for a family of four. However, Ashton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Ashton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ashton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Ashton include Irish, English, Swedish, and Polish.

The most common language spoken in Ashton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Crime
Ashton 0.101011101001110
Illinois 3.84
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Ashton 0.101011101001110
Illinois 19.89
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Ashton 0.101011101001110
Illinois 33

Neighborhood Public School Data

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

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This neighborhood is served by 6 districts:

ROCHELLE CCSD 231


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Illinois

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Better than of IL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Central Elem School
444 N 8 Th St
Rochelle, IL, 61068
KG-05
May Elem School
1033 N 2 Nd St
Rochelle, IL, 61068
KG-05
Rochelle Middle School
111 School Ave
Rochelle, IL, 61068
06-08
Tilton Elem School
1050 N 9 Th St
Rochelle, IL, 61068
KG-05
Lincoln Elem School
1450 20 Th St
Rochelle, IL, 61068
PK-05

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 64.2% 50.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 56.5% 46.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.7% 3.4%

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ROCHELLE TWP HSD 212


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District Quality Compared to Illinois

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Better than of IL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Rochelle Twp High School
1401 Flagg Rd
Rochelle, IL, 61068
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Black
Hispanic
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ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 30.2% 50.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 30.2% 46.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 3.4%

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INDIAN CREEK CUSD 425


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District Quality Compared to Illinois

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Better than of IL school districts.

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Indian Creek Middle School
425 S Elm St
Waterman, IL, 60556
06-08
Waterman Elem School
220 N Maple St
Waterman, IL, 60556
KG-05
Shabbona Elem School
301 W Cherokee Ave
Shabbona, IL, 60550
PK-05
Indian Creek High School
506 S Shabbona Rd
Shabbona, IL, 60550
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Hispanic
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American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 34.6% 50.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 28.9% 46.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.7% 3.4%

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ASHTON-FRANKLIN CENTER CUSD 275


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District Quality Compared to Illinois

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Better than of IL school districts.

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Ashton Franklin Center Hs
611 Western Ave
Ashton, IL, 61006
09-12
Ashton Franklin Cntr Middle Sch
318 E South St
Franklin Grove, IL, 61031
05-08
Ashton Franklin Center Elem Sch
217 S Elm St
Franklin Grove, IL, 61031
PK-04

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 34.0% 50.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 29.7% 46.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.3% 3.4%

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PAW PAW CUSD 271


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District Quality Compared to Illinois

(10 is best)

Better than of IL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Paw Paw Elem School
511 Chapman St
Paw Paw, IL, 61353
PK-06
Paw Paw Jr/Sr High School
511 Chapman St
Paw Paw, IL, 61353
07-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 38.9% 50.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 30.1% 46.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.8% 3.4%

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STEWARD ESD 220


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District Quality Compared to Illinois

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Better than of IL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to IL Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Steward Elementary School
602 Main St
Steward, IL, 60553
KG-08

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 33.3% 50.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 33.3% 46.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 3.4%

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