Ashland is a city located in Benton County Mississippi. It is also the county seat of Benton County. With a 2020 population of 515, it is the 202nd largest city in Mississippi and the 13181st largest city in the United States . Ashland is currently declining at a rate of -0.39% annually and its population has decreased by -9.49% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 569 in 2010. Ashland reached it's highest population of 568 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Ashland has a population density of 282 people per square mile.
The average household income in Ashland is $49,087 with a poverty rate of 17.13%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $613 per month, and the median house value is $83,000. The median age in Ashland is 47.9 years, 40.6 years for males, and 56.7 years for females.