Ashkum is located in northeast Illinois. Ashkum is part of Iroquois County. Ashkum has 0.80 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Ashkum population is 807, which has grown 11.46% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 3.62% and is about the same as the national average rate of 11.61%. Ashkum median household income is $52,232 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 29.57% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 22.70% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Ashkum median house value is $119,200 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 32.44% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 34.33% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Ashkum is better than the state average in quality. The Ashkum area code is 815.