Ashland, Mississippi Population 2020

527

Ashland is a city located in Mississippi. With a 2020 population of 527, it is the 200th largest city in Mississippi and the 13083rd largest city in the United States. Ashland is currently declining at a rate of -0.19% annually and its population has decreased by -7.38% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 569 in 2010. Ashland reached it's highest population of 567 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Ashland has a population density of 289 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ashland is $45,650 with a poverty rate of 14.97%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $654 per month, and the median house value is $83,800. The median age in Ashland is 47.5 years, 40.8 years for males, and 56.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 109.1 males.

Ashland Demographics

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

  • White: 79.71%
  • Black or African American: 16.10%
  • Other race: 2.25%
  • Two or more races: 1.93%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Ashland, Mississippi is 527, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 529.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 569.

Ashland, Mississippi Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White49579.71%
Black or African American10016.10%
Some Other Race142.25%
Two or More Races121.93%

Ashland Population Pyramid 2020

Ashland Median Age

47.5


Total

40.8


Male

56.4


Female

Ashland Adults

There are 507 adults, (169 of whom are seniors) in Ashland.

Ashland Age Dependency

83.7

Age Dependency Ratio

50

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Ashland Sex Ratio

Female

297

47.83%

Male

324

52.17%

Ashland Households and Families

Ashland Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ashland Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married90%10%
Female75%25%
All63.4%36.6%
Non Family42.5%57.5%

63.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2242.4263.4
Non Family1201.2642.5
Married803.3890
Female204.1575
Male49.25100

3.5

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

1.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ashland Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5712.34%
9th to 12th Grade10422.51%
High School Graduate10823.38%
Some College8117.53%
Associates Degree7315.80%
Bachelors Degree286.06%
Graduate Degree112.38%

Ashland Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White36225133
Black7020
Hispanic18184
Other Race1414
Multiple Races12122

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 22.22%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,324$39,276$24,063
Less Than High School$26,818$37,829$
High School Grad$45,147$46,029$35,625
Some College$32,500$48,500$
Bachelors Degree$67,500$$67,500
Graduate Degree$$$

$36,324

Average Earnings

$39,276

Average Male

$24,063

Average Female

Ashland Language

Ashland Language by Age

Ashland Language

93.79% of Ashland residents speak only English, while 6.21% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.87% of the population.

Ashland Poverty

Ashland Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4377316.70%
Black7456.76%
Multiple12325.00%

14.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.62%

Male Poverty Rate

23.42%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ashland

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ashland is Multiple, with 25.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ashland is Black, with 6.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.27%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.56%
Bachelors or Greater22.86%
Some College13.53%
High School7.78%
Name Poverty
Male Employed6.03%
Female Employed3.90%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Ashland Income

Ashland Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,273$45,650
Families$58,250$63,136
Married Families$59,000-
Non Families$27,115$30,057

Ashland Marital Status

Ashland Marital Status

Marriage Rates

36.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.9%

Male Marriage Rate

30.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Ashland Married by Age and Sex

Ashland 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 20-34.

Ashland Marital Status by Race

Ashland Veterans

18

Number of Veterans

18

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam14
Korea2
World War II
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7412
55 to 644
75+2
35 to 54
18 to 34
Name Veterans % of Total
White153.91%
2 or More325.00%

$Ashland Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ashland Employment Status

39.8%

Labor Force Participation

37.8%

Employment Rate

4.9%

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

63.93%

Born in Mississippi

97.75%

Native Born

2.25%

Foreign Born

2.25%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.75% of Ashland residents were born in the United States, with 63.93% having been born in Mississippi. 2.25% 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
2020527-1-0.19%
2019528-1-0.19%
2018529-2-0.38%
2017531-1-0.19%
201653240.76%
2015528-11-2.04%
2014539-14-2.53%
2013553-7-1.25%
2012560-7-1.23%
20115670.00%
20105670.00%