Ashland, Oregon

Ashland: City in Jackson County, Oregon, United States


Ashland is a city located in the county of Jackson in the U.S. state of Oregon. Its population at the 2010 census was 20,078 and a population density of 1,168 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 21,194 inhabitants.

The city was created 172 years ago in 1851.

Ashland locator map
Location of Ashland on Oregon map.

Quick Facts about Ashland

Population : 21,194 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Oregon (United States)
County : Jackson County
Postal code : 97520
Area : 17.19 km2
Named for : Ashland, Ashland County
Altitude : 1,949 feet / 594 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1852 (172 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−08:00
Local time : 11:18:13 (14th April 2024)
Density : 1,233 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 5.27% (2010-2020)
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Demi-Ashland OR-Plaza-EW-20050305.
Demi-Ashland OR-Plaza-EW-20050305. image


Ashland is located at 42°11'40"N 122°42'34"W (42.1945800, -122.7094800).

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The population of Ashland increased by 5.27% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 20,078 - census
2011 20,281 1% estimation process
2012 20,369 0.43% estimation process
2013 20,353 -0.08% estimation process
2014 20,582 1.11% estimation process
2015 20,687 0.51% estimation process
2016 20,907 1.05% estimation process
2017 21,082 0.83% estimation process
2018 21,266 0.87% estimation process
2019 21,281 0.07% estimation process
2020 21,194 -0.41% estimation process

Ashland zip code is 97520. County name: Jackson, County fips: 41029

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People born in Ashland (17)

People born in Ashland, including actor and artist Don Barclay, botanist Elmer Ivan Applegate, theologian Gordon Fee, .


  • Dallen Bounds (American serial killer) he was born in 09/08/1971
  • Chad Cota (American football player) he was born in 08/08/1971
  • Daveed Gartenstein-Ross (American counter-terrorism expert and attorney) he was born in 01/01/1976
  • Hal Koerner (American ultramarathon runner) he was born in 23/01/1976
  • Harry D. Boivin (Oregon lawyer and political leader) he was born in 07/02/1904
  • Mark Parent (baseball player, coach, and manager from the United States) he was born in 16/09/1961
  • Peter Hollens (American singer) he was born in 04/03/1982
  • Ernest Victor Abbott (botanist (1899-1980)) he was born in 01/01/1899
  • Jon Micah Sumrall he was born in 13/10/1980
  • Larry Wagner (arranger, composer) he was born in 15/09/1907
  • Sam Gaviglio (American professional baseball pitcher) he was born in 22/05/1990
  • Ellis W. Carter (American cinematographer) he was born in 02/11/1906
  • Hannah Stocking (American internet personality) she was born in 04/02/1993
  • Clara Honsinger (American cyclist) she was born in 05/06/1997

Schools in Ashland

College & universities near Ashland, OR

Code Name City ZIP
210146 Southern Oregon University Ashland (OR) 97520

Stations (10)

Amtrak & bus stations near Ashland, OR

Code Name Address Type
AHL Ashland, Oregon 585 Siskiyou Blvd BUS
MFR Medford, Oregon 200 South Front Street BUS
WCT White City, Oregon 7455 Highway 62 BUS
GHL Gold Hill, OR 868 2nd Avenue BUS
GTP Grants Pass, OR 460 NE Agness Avenue BUS

Post offices near Ashland

Post Office Name City ZIP
Ashland Post Office Ashland (OR) 97520

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Other cities in Jackson County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Jackson County , OR.

City Name Population Title
Medford 83,412 The most populous city in Jackson County, Oregon.
Central Point 19,117 City in Oregon, USA
Eagle Point 9,656 City in Oregon, USA
Talent 6,700 City in Oregon, USA
Phoenix 4,678 City in Oregon, USA
Shady Cove 3,119 City in Oregon, USA
Jacksonville 2,865 City in Oregon, USA
Rogue River 2,340 River in Oregon, United States
Gold Hill 1,297 City in Oregon, USA
Butte Falls 457 City in Oregon, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Ashland distances to largest Oregon cities