Ashland City is a very small town located in the state of Tennessee. With a population of 4,649 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Ashland City is the 130th largest community in Tennessee.
Unlike some towns, Ashland City isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Ashland City are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ashland City is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ashland City who work in office and administrative support (20.22%), sales jobs (12.95%), and healthcare (9.11%).
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Ashland City is worth considering.
In Ashland City, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.19 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
Being a small town, Ashland City does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, Ashland City is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 18.77% of adults 25 and older in Ashland City have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Ashland City in 2010 was $22,144, which is upper middle income relative to Tennessee, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $88,576 for a family of four. However, Ashland City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Ashland City is a somewhat ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Ashland City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ashland City residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Ashland City include German, English, Italian, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Ashland City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Mon-Khmer (Cambodian).