|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Ashton is 447. Ashton, Iowa is the 13,634th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Ashton was in 1990, when its population was 462. In 1990, Ashton was the 13,415th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 13,634th largest city in the US. Ashton is currently 3.2% smaller than it was in 1990.
Ashton has shrunk 2.8% since the year 2000. Ashton, Iowa is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 67% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|13628||St. Michael, Alaska||449||22.3%|
|13629||Sturgeon Lake, Minnesota||449||26.8%|
|13633||Wyndmere, North Dakota||448||-15.6%|
|13637||Cawker City, Kansas||447||-14.0%|
The total voting age population of Ashton, Iowa, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 348. The voting age population is 50.0% male and 50.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 14.7% of the residents of Ashton are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Ashton are 94.0% White, 3.6% Two or more races, 1.4% Black, 0.6% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.4% American Indian. Additionally, 2.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Ashton, 8.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 14.3%. On a per-household basis, 6.6% of families are below the poverty line in Ashton.
Among those aged 16 and older, 74.2% of Ashton residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.5% of Ashton residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 11.2% have a bachelor's degree and 2.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Ashton residents aged 5 and older, 2.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Ashton is 2.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Ashton, 6.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Ashton is $51,563.
In Ashton, 74.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 25.9% of housing units in Ashton.
Of all the housing units in Ashton, 44.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Ashton, 4.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Ashton is $707.
In Ashton, 79.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.