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Welcome to Ashland ...

The city of Ashland is located in Clark County and is the County Seat for Clark County.

The location of Ashland has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Ashland has a population of 779 people<2> (see below for details).

The origin (or the toponymy) of Ashland: Named after Ashland, Kentucky (KY).

Ashland is 1,970 feet [600 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Ashland lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Ashland lies within the (620) area code.

The ZIP code for Ashland: 67831<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ashland had a population of 867 people (or 39.14% of the total population of Clark County). This makes Ashland the county's most populous community.

The population of Ashland represents 0.03% of the total population of Kansas (which has 2,853,118 people), making it the state's 219th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 867 people, the population of Ashland decreased 11.08% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 975 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Ashland had an population of 779 people. This is a decrease of 10.15% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 20.1% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Ashland.

Communities near Ashland ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<5>.

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Bloom   [Map]   ---   N   21 miles [33.8 km]
Bucklin   [Map]   794   N   26 miles [41.8 km]
Buttermilk   [Map]   ---   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Coldwater   [Map]   778   E   25 miles [40.2 km]
Englewood   [Map]   69   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Fowler   [Map]   554   NW   27 miles [43.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Ashland.

Communities Also Named Ashland ...

While we believe that this Ashland is located in Clark County, we know of another 4 Kansas communities named Ashland. Those communities are located in the following counties: Ford, Geary, Ness and Riley County.

Beyond Kansas, there are 56 communities that are also named Ashland - they are located in Alabama (2), California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia (3), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Louisiana (4), Maine, Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Mississippi (4), Missouri (2), Montana, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York (2), North Carolina (3), Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Rhode Island, South Carolina (2), Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ashland.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ashland. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ashland. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ashland. Our list includes 17 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Ashland:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashland ...

Looking for more information about Ashland? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Ashland, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Ashland.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ashland. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Kansas: https://portal.kansas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ashland.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ashland - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Ashland). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Ashland or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ashland) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Ashland. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ashland

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.1868, Longitude: -99.7697     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ashland have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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