Ashland employment information

IndexAshlandOhioNational
Income per capita$21,897$27,800$29,829
Median household income$39,417$50,674$55,322
Median income owner occupied$50,231$65,077$70,586
Median income renter occupied$32,353$28,832$35,192
Median earnings male$27,859$36,579$36,919
Median earnings female$17,056$24,862$26,250
Unemployment rate3.3%4.6%4.7%
Poverty level16.4%15.4%15.1%
The Ashland, OH employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Ashland is $21,897, which is 21% lower than than the Ohio average and 27% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $39,417, which is 22% lower than than the Ohio average and 29% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Ashland is 3%, which is 30% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Ashland is 16% which is 8% higher than than the national average.
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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$26,275$39,417$78,834
City
$33,779$50,674$101,348
State
$36,877$55,322$110,644
Nation
According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in Ashland is 27% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Ashland is 29% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Ashland is 30% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Ashland is 8% higher than the national average.

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      Ashland median earnings by income bracket

      Ashland employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry5.0%0.7%
      Manufacturing sector27.5%1.3%
      Financial & insurance services2.0%2.9%
      Wholesale & retail services17.0%14.7%
      Public administration1.9%2.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.9%0.8%
      Education, health & social services13.5%40.6%
      Other22.9%24.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      New Pittsburg, OH357$73,37533%
      Shiloh, OH787$57,8135%
      Jeromesville, OH578$53,7503%
      Hayesville, OH434$53,2504%
      Lexington, OH5,484$52,0456%
      Ashland, OH20,419$39,41729%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Northfield, MN20,405$60,2359%
      Libertyville, IL20,435$119,125115%
      Pittsburg, KS20,399$33,15940%
      Clarksburg, MD20,441$135,274145%
      Pleasant Prairie, WI20,395$74,30734%
      Ashland, OH20,419$39,41729%
      Source: The Ashland, OH employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).