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The Ashford Census Designated Place had a population of 247 as of July 1, 2017. 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, 2017.

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Ashford, WA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 247
Daytime Population: Workers 40
Daytime Population: Residents 127
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 167
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.68
Population in Households 245
Population in Familes 193
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density2 121
Diversity Index3 27


Median Household Income $44,553
Average Household Income $58,802
Per Capita Income $24,327


Total Housing Units 185 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 82 (44.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 31 (16.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 72 (38.9%)
Median Home Value $175,000
Average Home Value $261,728


Total Households 113
Average Household Size 2.17
Family Households 72
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.8% 1.57%
Households 1.7% 1.54%
Families 4.05% 1.61%
Median Household Income   2.1%
Per Capita Income   2.78%

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, 2017 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 # 535 15th
Population Density # 564 10th
Diversity Index # 434 31st
Median Household Income # 482 23rd
Per Capita Income # 455 28th

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