Ashford, Alabama Population 2020

2,150

Ashford is a city located in Alabama. With a 2020 population of 2,150, it is the 174th largest city in Alabama and the 7332nd largest city in the United States. Ashford is currently declining at a rate of -0.05% annually but its population has increased by 0.09% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,148 in 2010. Ashford reached it's highest population of 2,164 in 2012. Spanning over 6 miles, Ashford has a population density of 347 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ashford is $63,279 with a poverty rate of 14.24%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $600 per month, and the median house value is $130,300. The median age in Ashford is 40.9 years, 35.9 years for males, and 42.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 85.3 males.

Ashford Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Ashford was:

  • White: 76.47%
  • Black or African American: 21.06%
  • Two or more races: 2.09%
  • Native American: 0.17%
  • Other race: 0.13%
  • Asian: 0.09%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Ashford, Alabama is 2,150, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,152.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,148.

Ashford, Alabama Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,79476.47%
Black or African American49421.06%
Two or More Races492.09%
American Indian and Alaska Native40.17%
Some Other Race30.13%
Asian20.09%

Ashford Population Pyramid 2020

Ashford Median Age

40.9


Total

35.9


Male

42.8


Female

Ashford Adults

There are 1,788 adults, (424 of whom are seniors) in Ashford.

Ashford Age Dependency

72

Age Dependency Ratio

31.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Ashford Sex Ratio

Female

1,266

53.96%

Male

1,080

46.04%

Ashford Households and Families

Ashford Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ashford Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83%17%
All69%31%
Non Family63.8%36.2%
Male41.7%58.3%
Female41%59%

69.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8392.869
Married4353.4383
Non Family2291.0563.8
Female1393.5341
Male363.3941.7

3.43

Average Family Size

2.8

Average Household Size

2.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ashford Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade452.85%
9th to 12th Grade16710.58%
High School Graduate56936.04%
Some College36923.37%
Associates Degree1579.94%
Bachelors Degree1579.94%
Graduate Degree1157.28%

Ashford Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,1991,067242
Black34226420
Hispanic24248
Multiple Races13115
Native American44
Other Race333
Asian222

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,074$52,639$25,600
Less Than High School$25,938$32,708$8,750
High School Grad$28,472$43,750$17,404
Some College$40,223$55,278$29,583
Bachelors Degree$43,281$74,688$23,125
Graduate Degree$53,125$133,125$51,250

$35,074

Average Earnings

$52,639

Average Male

$25,600

Average Female

Ashford Language

Ashford Language by Age

Ashford Language

99.27% of Ashford residents speak only English, while 0.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.64% of the population.

Ashford Poverty

Ashford Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black49419138.66%
White1,7471267.21%
Multiple491428.57%
Hispanic6234.84%

14.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.52%

Male Poverty Rate

14.85%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ashford

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ashford is Black, with 38.66% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ashford is Hispanic, with 4.84% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.63%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School16.98%
High School13.18%
Some College10.46%
Bachelors or Greater6.25%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed44.44%
Male Unemployed23.81%
Female Employed5.96%
Male Employed3.35%

Ashford Income

Ashford Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,664$63,279
Families$54,833$75,792
Married Families$87,813-
Non Families$22,292$28,344

Ashford Marital Status

Ashford Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.0%

Male Marriage Rate

43.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Ashford Married by Age and Sex

Ashford Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Ashford Marital Status by Race

Ashford Veterans

157

Number of Veterans

151

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War72
Vietnam42
Second Gulf War26
Korea16
World War II
Age Group Veterans
35 to 5464
75+30
55 to 6427
65 to 7426
18 to 3410
Name Veterans % of Total
White1228.79%
Black277.14%
Hispanic829.63%
2 or More430.77%
Indian4100.00%

$Ashford Veterans by Education

1.27%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ashford Employment Status

49.9%

Labor Force Participation

47.8%

Employment Rate

4.2%

Unemployment Rate

Ashford Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

73.19%

Born in Alabama

99.74%

Native Born

0.26%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.74% of Ashford residents were born in the United States, with 73.19% having been born in Alabama. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,150-1-0.05%
20192,151-1-0.05%
20182,15240.19%
20172,148-1-0.05%
20162,149-4-0.19%
20152,153-4-0.19%
20142,15720.09%
20132,155-9-0.42%
20122,164130.60%
20112,151110.51%
20102,1400.00%