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Ashford, Washington - Basic Facts

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The Ashford Census Designated Place had a population of 243 as of July 1, 2016. Ashford ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Washington. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Ashford is located at latitude 46.7513 and longitude -122.0203 in Pierce County. The formal boundaries for the Ashford Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.03 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Pierce County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 1,772 feet.

The Ashford Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2407772) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Washington is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Ashford Census Designated Place is located within Eatonville Division of Pierce County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Ashford population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Ashford Census Designated Place, WA Boundary Map

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Ashford, WA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 243
Population in Households 242
Population in Familes 190
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density1 120
Diversity Index2 26


Total Households 112
Average Household Size 2.16
Family Households 71
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 203 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 81 (39.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 30 (14.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 91 (44.8%)
Median Home Value $183,333
Average Home Value $259,375


Median Household Income $40,817
Average Household Income $55,556
Per Capita Income $23,167
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.83% 1.75%
Households 1.83% 1.73%
Families 4.48% 1.64%
Median Household Income   1.11%
Per Capita Income   2.06%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Ashford, WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Ashford to the other 627 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 536 15th
Population Density1 # 564 10th
Diversity Index2 # 439 30th
Median Household Income # 500 20th
Per Capita Income # 459 27th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Washington Census Data Comparison Tool.