With a population of approximately 20,000, Ashland is an unincorporated community nestled between Hayward and San Leandro. It is a bedroom community with densely populated housing. Children in Ashland attend schools in the San Lorenzo Unified School District. This diverse community with a large Latino population is governed by the County of Alameda at the local level and Congressional District 9 at the federal level. Ashland Community Center is a large and prominent organization that serves the neighborhood by teaching English classes, computer skills, and financial literacy.
Ashland/Cherrlyand Community Information Book
A report from produced by Alameda County describing the geography of the community and those who live in it, as well health and social issues that are affecting the community. To view the report, click here.
**To view a list of funds allocated for California's 9th Congressional District through the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, please click here.
Visit the events calendar for a complete listing of upcoming events in the district.