Ashton is located close to the center of Nebraska. Ashton is between the Sherman, Howard county. Ashton has 0.59 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Ashton population is 186, which has shrunk 21.52% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 8.44% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Ashton median household income is $37,188 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 29.35% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 33.50% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Ashton median house value is $45,600 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 61.70% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 47.84% and is higher 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 Ashton is close to the state average in quality. The Ashton area code is 308.