In 2020, Ashland County, WI had a population of 15.5k people with a median age of 41.6 and a median household income of $47,869. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Ashland County, WI declined from 15,617 to 15,524, a −0.596% decrease and its median household income grew from $42,510 to $47,869, a 12.6% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Ashland County, WI are White (Non-Hispanic) (82.3%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (9.18%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.63%), White (Hispanic) (1.59%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (0.767%).
None of the households in Ashland County, WI reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
99.5% of the residents in Ashland County, WI are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Ashland County, WI are Northland College (127 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2020, the median property value in Ashland County, WI was $115,300, and the homeownership rate was 70.7%.
Most people in Ashland County, WI drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 17.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Ashland County, WI was 2 cars per household.
Ashland County, WI borders Gogebic County, MI, Ontonagon County, MI, Cook County, MN, Lake County, MN, Bayfield County, WI, Iron County, WI, Price County, WI, and Sawyer County, WI.