The Town of Ashland had a population of 559 as of July 1, 2017.
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, 2017.
|Daytime Population: Workers||616|
|Daytime Population: Residents||301|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||917|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.64|
|Population in Households||532|
|Population in Familes||418|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||27|
|Median Household Income||$33,339|
|Average Household Income||$52,237|
|Per Capita Income||$22,500|
|Total Housing Units||255 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||168 (65.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||50 (19.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||38 (14.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$89,041|
|Average Home Value||$111,310|
|Average Household Size||2.45|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||-0.52%|
|Per Capita Income||1.24%|
The table below compares Ashland to the other 362 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Mississippi by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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||# 252||31st|
|Population Density||# 256||30th|
|Diversity Index||# 245||33rd|
|Median Household Income||# 186||49th|
|Per Capita Income||# 83||77th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Mississippi Census Data Comparison Tool.