The Town of Ashland had a population of 556 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Ashland is located at latitude 34.8329 and longitude -89.1759 in Benton County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Ashland 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.
|Total Population||556 (100%)|
|Population in Households||529 (95.1%)|
|Population in Families||415 (74.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||27 ( 4.9%)|
|Median Household Income||$40,109|
|Average Household Income||$54,349|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||8%|
|Per Capita Income||$22,134|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||263 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||187 (71.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||32 (12.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||45 (17.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$76,667|
|Average Home Value||$100,672|
|Housing Affordability Index3||343|
|Average Household Size||2.43|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.79%|
|Per Capita Income||1.8%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.43%|
The table below compares Ashland to the other 362 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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 Density||# 256||30th|
|Median Household Income||# 141||61st|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 337||93rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 136||63rd|
|Diversity Index||# 248||31st|
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