The Town of Ashland had a population of 570 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Ashland is located at latitude 34.8341 and longitude -89.1777 in Benton County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Ashland (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.82 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Benton County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 646 feet.
The Town of Ashland (GNIS ID: 2405174) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Ashland population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||543|
|Population in Familes||428|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||27|
|Average Household Size||2.47|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||257 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||172 (66.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||48 (18.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||37 (14.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$86,111|
|Average Home Value||$109,157|
|Median Household Income||$34,280|
|Average Household Income||$48,464|
|Per Capita Income||$20,807|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||-2.21%|
|Per Capita Income||0.37%|
The table below compares Ashland to the other 362 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 255||30th|
|Population Density1||# 255||30th|
|Diversity Index2||# 241||34th|
|Median Household Income||# 164||55th|
|Per Capita Income||# 100||73rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.