Ashdown Little River County, Arkansas

Ashdown: City in Arkansas

About

Ashdown is a city located in the county of Little River in the U.S. state of Arkansas. Its population at the 2010 census was 4,723. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 4,359 inhabitants.

The city was created 130 years ago in 1892.

Ashdown Quick Facts

Population : 4,359 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Arkansas (United States)
County : Little River County
Postal code : 71822
Phone Area Codes : 870
Water as percent of area : 0.43%
Land as percent of area : 99.57%
Altitude : 322 feet / 98 meters
Capital city : Ashdown is capital of Little River County
Establishment : June 06, 1892 (130 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−06:00
Local time : 04:08:31 (25th September 2022)
Population growth : -8.35% (2010-2020)
Ashdown locator map
Location of Ashdown on Arkansas map.
Little River County Courthouse  Ashdown  AR IMG 8563 image
Little River County Courthouse Ashdown AR IMG 8563
Little River County Courthouse  Ashdown  AR IMG 8563 image

Geography

Ashdown is located at 33°40'27"N 94°7'53"W (33.6742900, -94.1313100).

Ashdown map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Ashdown decreased by 8.35% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 4,723 - census
2011 4,638 -1.83% estimation process
2012 4,634 -0.09% estimation process
2013 4,565 -1.51% estimation process
2014 4,479 -1.92% estimation process
2015 4,440 -0.88% estimation process
2016 4,442 0.05% estimation process
2017 4,440 -0.05% estimation process
2018 4,410 -0.68% estimation process
2019 4,400 -0.23% estimation process
2020 4,359 -0.94% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 10,726
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 10,704
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 0.2%
April 1, 2020 Population : 10,380
April 1, 2010 Population : 10,714
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.5%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 17.4%
People over 65 (%) : 14.2%
Female persons, % : 53.2%
White only, percent : 60.7%
Black or African American alone, percent : 32.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.2%
Asians alone % : 1.4%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.1%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.4%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 5.1%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 59.6%
2015-2019 Veterans : 562
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 3.4%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 38.7%

Ashdown zip code is 71822. County name: Little River, County fips: 05081

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Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 38.7%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $121,200
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,013
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $355
2015-2019 median gross rent : $589
2015-2019 Households : 3,751
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.20
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 67.8%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 6.5%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 84.3%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 71.0%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 90.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 33.3%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 15.2%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 9.7%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 55.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 52.9%
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 60,087
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 235,773
2012 total retail sales per capita : $21,839
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 14.2
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $33,133
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $17,052
Percentage of people living in poverty : 29.0%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 686
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 297
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 191
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 101
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 510
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 60
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 543
2010 population per square mile : 1,476.1
2010 land area in square miles : 7.26
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 10,356
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 71.0%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $104,800
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,002
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $347
2015-2019 median gross rent : $676
Permits for construction, 2020 : NA
2015-2019 Households : 5,853
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 1.98
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 83.1%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 24.0%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 78.0%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 67.4%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 88.2%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 21.7%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 14.1%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 10.1%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 51.2%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 50.0%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 67,041
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 52,464
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 151,562
2012 total retail sales per capita : $11,462
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 16.9
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $36,302
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $24,035
Percentage of people living in poverty : 17.0%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 379
2019 total employment : 3,194
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 88,857
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : -5.3%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 794
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,167
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 596
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 319
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 306
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 786
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 126
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 838
2010 population per square mile : 3.7
2010 land area in square miles : 3,758.06

People born in Ashdown (3)

People born in Ashdown, including basketball player Hazel Walker, farmer and politician DeAnn Vaught, baseball player Jaden Hill, .

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Schools in Ashdown

College & universities near Ashdown, AR

Code Name City ZIP
224545 Texas A&M University-Texarkana Texarkana (TX) 75503

Stations (3)

Amtrak & bus stations near Ashdown, AR

Code Name Address Type
TXA Texarkana 100 East Front Street RAIL
HOP Hope 100 East Division Street RAIL
ARK Arkadelphia station 798 South 5th St. RAIL

Post offices near Ashdown

Post Office Name City ZIP
Ashdown Post Office Ashdown (AR) 71822

Other cities in Little River County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Little River County , AR.

City Name Population Title
Foreman 922 City in Arkansas, USA
Wilton 343 City in Arkansas, USA
Winthrop 179 City in Arkansas, United States
Ogden 154 Own in Little River County, Arkansas, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Ashdown distances to largest Arkansas cities