Ashford Facts and Figures

Ashford continues to have unprecedented growth, here are the facts and figures that matter.

We’ve listed a range of key Ashford facts and figures that are worth knowing.

Population:

Ashford’s population as at 2017 is at 127,500 made up of 62,000 males and 67,500 females.
The population aged 16 to 64 is 76,600

Employment: (Jan 2018 to Dec 2018)

Economically active – For this period covered there were/are 67,900 people working, of which around 11,800 were/are in self-employment.

Earnings: (2018)

The average gross weekly wage in Ashford for full-time employment for this period is £574.90
The average hourly rate for full-time workers for this period is £14.27

Businesses in Ashford:(2018)

For this period there were 7190 business units within Ashford, made up as follows –
Micro (0 – 9 employees) 6,205
Small (10 – 49) 815
Medium (50 – 249) 145
Large (250+) 25

We will try and add more interesting facts and figures in the near future.