Jump to a detailed profile or search site with Google Custom Search

Ashland, Mississippi (MS) Poverty Rate Data
Information about poor and low-income residents


Settings
X
Data:
Settings
Click to activate map...
Based on 2000-2020 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
Ashland, MS forum
Recent posts about poverty in Ashland, Mississippi on our local forum with over 2,200,000 registered users:
Mississippi SCORES!  (0 replies)
Teaching in teacher shortage areas.  (6 replies)

17.1% of Ashland, MS residents had an income below the poverty level in 2019, which was 14.5% less than the poverty level of 19.6% across the entire state of Mississippi. Taking into account residents not living in families, 24.0% of high school graduates and 43.2% of non high school graduates live in poverty. The poverty rate was 14.1% among disabled males and 16.3% among disabled females. The renting rate among poor residents was 11.8%. For comparison, it was 17.4% among residents with income above the poverty level.

Poverty rates in Ashland, MS

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2019:
Ashland:

17.1%
Whole state:

19.6%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2019:
Ashland:

3.5%
Whole state:

8.3%

Poverty rate among disabled males:
Ashland:

14.1%
Mississippi:

21.6%
Disability rate in this town among poor males (it is 34.2% among male residents who are not classified as poor):
Ashland:

36.0%
Mississippi:

30.7%

Poverty rate among disabled females:
Ashland:

16.3%
Mississippi:

29.1%
Disability rate in this town among poor females (it is 38.3% among female residents who are not classified as poor):
Ashland:

25.9%
Mississippi:

32.0%

Renting rate in this town among poor and not poor residents:
Residents below poverty level:

11.8%
Residents above poverty level:

17.4%

Poverty by age in Ashland, MS

Breakdown by age of poor male residents in Ashland
  • Breakdown by age of poor male residents in Ashland,MS (percentage below poverty level)
  • 20.0%Under 5 years
  • 28.0%6 to 11 years
  • 10.0%12 to 14 years
  • 0.0%15 years
  • 13.3%18 to 24 years
  • 17.2%25 to 34 years
  • 0.0%35 to 44 years
  • 4.1%45 to 54 years
  • 2.8%55 to 64 years
  • 0.0%65 to 74 years
  • 20.0%75 years and over
Breakdown by age of poor female residents in Ashland
  • Breakdown by age of poor female residents in Ashland,MS (percentage below poverty level)
  • 9.5%Under 5 years
  • 0.0%5 years
  • 28.6%6 to 11 years
  • 0.0%15 years
  • 0.0%16 and 17 years
  • 0.0%18 to 24 years
  • 35.7%25 to 34 years
  • 30.6%35 to 44 years
  • 5.3%45 to 54 years
  • 17.9%55 to 64 years
  • 0.0%65 to 74 years
  • 27.6%75 years and over
Breakdown by age of very poor residents in Ashland, MS
  • Breakdown by age of very poor residents in Ashland,MS (% below half of poverty level)
  • 0.0%Under 5 years
  • 0.0%5 years
  • 0.0%6 to 11 years
  • 0.0%12 to 14 years
  • 50.0%16 and 17 years
  • 10.0%18 to 24 years
  • 8.3%25 to 34 years
  • 0.0%35 to 44 years
  • 10.3%45 to 54 years
  • 0.0%55 to 64 years
  • 3.0%65 to 74 years
  • 12.5%75 years and over

Poverty by race and place of birth in Ashland, MS

Breakdown of poor residents within races (income below poverty level) in Ashland, MS
  • Breakdown of poor residents within races in Ashland, MS (%)
  • 15.8%White
  • 22.8%Black
  • 0.0%Other race
  • 23.8%2+ races
  • 0.0%Hispanic
Breakdown of poor residents within races (income below poverty level) in Ashland, MS
  • Breakdown of poor residents within races in Ashland, MS (absolute numbers)
  • 72White
  • 12Black
  • 0Other race
  • 32+ races
Poverty status for native-born residents
  • 16.9%Below poverty level
  • 83.1%Above poverty level

Poverty in families in Ashland, MS

Children below poverty level:
Ashland, Mississippi:

15.7%
State:

27.9%
Poverty rate among high school graduates not in families:
Ashland:

24.0%
Mississippi:

24.4%
Poverty rate among people who did not graduate high school not in families:
Ashland:

43.2%
Mississippi:

51.7%
Poor families by family type
  • 54.5%Married-couple family
  • 0.0%Male, no wife present
  • 45.5%Female, no husband present
Breakdown of poor residents in Ashland not in families by work experience
  • 0.0%Worked full-time, year-round
  • 46.4%Worked part-time
  • 53.6%Did not work
Breakdown of poor married-couple families by work experience
  • 0.0%Both worked full-time
  • 0.0%One full-time, other part-time
  • 27.3%One full-time, other didn't work
  • 0.0%Both worked part-time
  • 0.0%One part-time, other didn't work
  • 72.7%Both didn't work

Other data

Year house/condo built for residents below and above poverty levels
  • Owners below poverty level
  • 0.0%1999 to 2000
  • 0.0%1995 to 1998
  • 6.7%1990 to 1994
  • 26.7%1980 to 1989
  • 0.0%1970 to 1979
  • 33.3%1960 to 1969
  • 6.7%1950 to 1959
  • 0.0%1940 to 1949
  • 26.7%1939 or earlier
  • Owners above poverty level
  • 1.4%1999 to 2000
  • 2.7%1995 to 1998
  • 2.7%1990 to 1994
  • 7.5%1980 to 1989
  • 23.1%1970 to 1979
  • 25.2%1960 to 1969
  • 13.6%1950 to 1959
  • 4.8%1940 to 1949
  • 19.0%1939 or earlier
Discuss Ashland, Mississippi (MS) on our hugely popular Mississippi forum.


City-data.com does not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of any information on this site.  Use at your own risk.
Some parts © 2021 Advameg, Inc.

Table of Contents