Click on the titles below for a PDF copy of the listed report or map

 Ashland as a Regional Center Map

Ashland County SocioEconomic Profile (2007) by Headwaters Economics

Ashland County Workforce Profile - 2015

City of Ashland Regional Population Analysis Map

Some helpful links to statistical data sources

U.S. Census Bureau American Fact Finder

U.S. Dept. of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics

Wisconsin Dept. of Administration, Demographic Services

Wisconsin Dept. of Tourism

Wisconsin Dept. of Workforce Development, Office of Economic Advisors

Wisconsin's WORKnet

Wisconsin's WORKnet, Data Analyst

Wisconsin's WORKnet, Workforce Development Area Data by Region

Business planning - some useful links for entrepreneurs

Business on Stage

Business Cost Comparison


IRS - tax information for businesses

Patent & Trademark Services

Planning, Zoning & Development, City of Ashland

Sample Business Plans

Service Corps of Retired Executives (SCORE)

U. S. Small Business Administration (SBA)

Wisconsin Dept. of Revenue

Wisconsin Dept. of Safety & Professional Services

Wisconsin Dept. of Workforce Development

Wisconsin Economic Development Corp. (WEDC)

Wisconsin Housing & Economic Development (WHEDA) Business Lending

Wisconsin Innovation Network Network (WIN) Lake Superior Region

Wisconsin Procurement Institute

Wisconsin Technology Council

Wisconsin Technology Council Entrepreneurs' Toolkit

Links to additional resources


Ashland County Forestry Dept.

Ashland County Land & Water Conservation Dept.

Ashland County UW Extension

U. S. Dept. of Agriculture

USDA Rural Development

Wisconsin County Forests Association

Wisconsin Dept. of Agriculture

Wisconsin Dept. of Natural Resources

Civic Groups

Alliance for Sustainability

Ashland Business Alliance

Ashland Lions Club

Ashland Rotary Club



Northland College

Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College, Ashland campus


Ashland Elementary Charter School

Ashland School District

Chequamegon School District, Glidden

Chequamegon School District, Mellen

Our Lady of the Lake Catholic School


Northern Waters Library Services

Vaughn Public Library

Employment & Workforce Development

Division of Vocational Rehabilitation

Job Center of Wisconsin

Northwest Wisconsin Workforce Investment Board

Northwest C.E.P.

U. S. Dept. of Labor

Wisconsin Dept. of Workforce Development

Financial Institutions

Associated Bank

BMO Harris Bank

Bremer Bank

Chippewa Valley Bank

Northern State Bank

Northwoods Credit Union

Superior Choice Credit Union


Ashland Industries

C. G. Bretting Manufacturing Co., Inc.

Deltco Plastics

H Window Company, LLC


Manufacturing News

Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME)


Essentia Health, Ashland Clinic

Main Street Clinic

Memorial Medical Center

NorthLakes Community Clinic

Northwest Wisconsin Cancer Center

St. Luke's Chequamegon Clinic


Ashland County

Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Tribe


City of Ashland




Newspaper & Radio

Ashland Daily Press & Evergreen Country Shopper

Bottom Line News & Views

Duluth News Tribune

Heartland Communications Group, LLC

Real Estate

Ashland County Public Records, Real Estate

Coldwell Banker East West Realty

Island Shores Realty

Madeline Island Realty

ReMax by the Bay

Retail & Tourism

Ashland Area Chamber of Commerce

Center for Community & Economic Development, UW-Extension

Madeline Island Chamber of Commerce

Travel Green Wisconsin

Wisconsin Dept. of Tourism

Area Information & Events

Ashland Area Chamber of Commerce


Bay Area Rural Transit Bus System (BART)

Canadian National (CN) Railroad

John F. Kennedy Memorial Airport

Marina, City of Ashland

Wisconsin Commercial Ports Association

Wisconsin Dept. of Transportation


Gas & Electric

Bayfield Electric

Como Oil & Propane


Midland Services Inc.

Xcel Energy

Phone & Internet


Charter Communications



Waste Removal

Eagle Waste & Recycling Inc.

Waste Management


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