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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Ashdown is 4,165. Ashdown, Arkansas is the 5,338th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Ashdown was in 1990, when its population was 5,221. In 1990, Ashdown was the 3,953rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,338th largest city in the US. Ashdown is currently 20.2% smaller than it was in 1990.
Ashdown has shrunk 12.6% since the year 2000. Ashdown, Arkansas's growth is extremely below average. 87% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
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The total voting age population of Ashdown, Arkansas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 3,252. The voting age population is 45.7% male and 54.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.3% of the residents of Ashdown are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Ashdown are 57.3% White, 38.8% Black, 2.5% Two or more races, 0.9% Asian and 0.6% American Indian. Additionally, 0.1% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Ashdown, 24.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 44.4%. On a per-household basis, 19.4% of families are below the poverty line in Ashdown.
Among those aged 16 and older, 55.4% of Ashdown residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 88.4% of Ashdown residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 9.9% have a bachelor's degree and 4.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Ashdown residents aged 5 and older, 1.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Ashdown is 18.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Ashdown, 21.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Ashdown is $29,726.
In Ashdown, 52.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 47.1% of housing units in Ashdown.
Of all the housing units in Ashdown, 3.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Ashdown, 9.9% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 210 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Ashdown is $596.
In Ashdown, 72.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.