Ashland, Kansas Population 2020

723

Ashland is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 723, it is the 235th largest city in Kansas and the 11738th largest city in the United States. Ashland is currently declining at a rate of -3.73% annually and its population has decreased by -16.61% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 867 in 2010. Ashland reached it's highest population of 860 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Ashland has a population density of 428 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ashland is $58,408 with a poverty rate of 11.65%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $511 per month, and the median house value is $56,000. The median age in Ashland is 50.6 years, 49.5 years for males, and 52 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.1 males.

Ashland Demographics

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

  • White: 94.63%
  • Two or more races: 2.21%
  • Black or African American: 1.90%
  • Other race: 0.79%
  • Asian: 0.47%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Ashland, Kansas is 723, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 779.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 867.

Ashland, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White59994.63%
Two or More Races142.21%
Black or African American121.90%
Some Other Race50.79%
Asian30.47%

Ashland Population Pyramid 2020

Ashland Median Age

50.6


Total

49.5


Male

52


Female

Ashland Adults

There are 526 adults, (133 of whom are seniors) in Ashland.

Ashland Age Dependency

61.1

Age Dependency Ratio

33.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Ashland Sex Ratio

Female

318

50.24%

Male

315

49.76%

Ashland Households and Families

Ashland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ashland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married90.1%9.9%
All74.4%25.6%
Male73.3%26.7%
Non Family63%37%
Female35%65%

74.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3241.9174.4
Married1512.5690.1
Non Family1381.0463
Female202.6535
Male152.2773.3

2.5

Average Family Size

1.91

Average Household Size

4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ashland Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade112.29%
9th to 12th Grade153.13%
High School Graduate14630.42%
Some College11724.38%
Associates Degree449.17%
Bachelors Degree9319.38%
Graduate Degree5411.25%

Ashland Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White445426141
Hispanic20133
Black97
Multiple Races55
Asian333

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian 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$29,837$39,219$26,833
Less Than High School$40,000$46,000$
High School Grad$29,219$44,844$16,667
Some College$25,909$20,417$27,386
Bachelors Degree$38,864$38,958$38,750
Graduate Degree$49,583$$

$29,837

Average Earnings

$39,219

Average Male

$26,833

Average Female

Ashland Language

Ashland Language by Age

Ashland Language

94.98% of Ashland residents speak only English, while 5.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.05% of the population.

Ashland Poverty

Ashland Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5517012.70%
Black12216.67%

11.65%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.25%

Male Poverty Rate

12.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ashland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ashland is Black, with 16.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ashland is White, with 12.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.80%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.13%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.00%
Bachelors or Greater13.10%
High School6.52%
Some College6.37%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed41.67%
Female Employed6.52%
Male Employed2.76%

Ashland Income

Ashland Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,000$58,408
Families$66,250$76,640
Married Families$71,908-
Non Families$28,636$32,402

Ashland Marital Status

Ashland Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.7%

Male Marriage Rate

58.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Ashland Married by Age and Sex

Ashland Marriage

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

Ashland Marital Status by Race

Ashland Veterans

50

Number of Veterans

47

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam31
Korea8
First Gulf War7
World War II4
Second Gulf War1
Age Group Veterans
75+15
55 to 6415
65 to 7413
35 to 547
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White459.07%
2 or More535.71%

$Ashland Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ashland Employment Status

71.1%

Labor Force Participation

68.9%

Employment Rate

3.2%

Unemployment Rate

Ashland 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

56.56%

Born in Kansas

97.16%

Native Born

2.84%

Foreign Born

1.90%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.16% of Ashland residents were born in the United States, with 56.56% having been born in Kansas. 1.90% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020723-28-3.73%
2019751-28-3.59%
201877920.26%
2017777-28-3.48%
2016805-6-0.74%
2015811-13-1.58%
2014824-25-2.94%
201384960.71%
2012843151.81%
2011828-32-3.72%
20108600.00%