Ashland, Middlesex County, Massachusetts

Ashland: Town in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States

About

Ashland is a town located in the county of Middlesex in the U.S. state of Massachusetts. Its population at the 2010 census was 16,593 and a population density of 1,286 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 17,887 inhabitants.

The town was created 273 years ago in 1749.

Quick Facts about Ashland

Population : 17,887 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Massachusetts (United States)
County : Middlesex County
Postal code : 01721
Area : 12.9 km2
Altitude : 187 feet / 57 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1750 (273 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−05:00
Local time : 10:00:54 (30th January 2023)
Density : 1,387 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 7.23% (2010-2020)
Ashland locator map
Location of Ashland on Massachusetts map.
Ashland Public Library  April 2010  MA image
Ashland Public Library April 2010 MA
Ashland Public Library  April 2010  MA image

Geography

Ashland is located at 42°15'40"N 71°27'48"W (42.2612100, -71.4634000).

Ashland map

Demographics

The population of Ashland increased by 7.23% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 16,593 - census
2011 16,847 1.51% estimation process
2012 17,042 1.14% estimation process
2013 17,190 0.86% estimation process
2014 17,339 0.86% estimation process
2015 17,565 1.29% estimation process
2016 17,587 0.13% estimation process
2017 17,784 1.11% estimation process
2018 17,811 0.15% estimation process
2019 17,807 -0.02% estimation process
2020 17,887 0.45% estimation process

Ashland zip code is 01721. County name: Middlesex, County fips: 25017

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People born in Ashland (4)

People born in Ashland, including mathematician Frank Nelson Cole, writer Josephine Angelini, actor and writer Michael Blaiklock, .

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Schools in Ashland

College & universities near Ashland, MA

Code Name City ZIP
165866 Framingham State University Framingham (MA) 01701-9101

Stations (30)

Amtrak & bus stations near Ashland, MA

Code Name Address Type
FRA Framingham station 417 Waverly St. RAIL
RTE Route 128 station 50 University Ave RAIL
WOR Union Station 2 Washington Square RAIL
BBY Back Bay station 145 Dartmouth St. RAIL
BON North Station 100 Legends Way RAIL

Post offices near Ashland

Post Office Name City ZIP
Ashland Post Office Ashland (MA) 01721

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Other cities in Middlesex County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Middlesex County , MA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Cambridge 119,192 City in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
Lowell 110,904 City in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
City of Lowell 109,945 City in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
City of Cambridge 107,289 City in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
Newton 87,803 City in Massachusetts, United States
Somerville 80,935 City in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
City of Somerville 75,754 City in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
Framingham 73,892 Town in Massachusetts
Framingham Center 65,413 City in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States of America
Waltham 62,069 City in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
Medford 60,847 City in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
Malden 59,922 City in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
Everett 46,107 City in Massachusetts
Arlington 45,169 Town in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
Billerica 43,021 Town in Massachusetts
Woburn 40,135 City in Massachusetts

Distance to Other Cities

Ashland distances to largest Massachusetts cities