Ashville is a city in St. Clair County, Alabama. It is part of the Birmingham-Hoover-Cullman Combined Statistical Area. This, along with Pell City, is the county seat of St. Clair County. The town had a total area of 19.4 square miles. 19.3 square miles of it is land and 0.1 square miles of it (0.46%) is water.
The city falls in the St. Clair County School System, comprising Ashville Elementary School, Ashville Middle School and Ashville High School. Ashville's cost of living is 17.20% lower than the country average, making living significantly cheaper here. Contributors to the local economy include production and transport of materials, professional occupations, sales and services.
The town gets about 53 inches of rain annually, with about 87 days having measurable precipitation. Snowfall is about an inch annually.