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Town of Ashland, New York
(Chemung County)

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Welcome to Ashland ...

The Town of Ashland is located in Chemung County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, the Town of Ashland has a population of 1,608 people<1> (see below for details).

Ashland is 820 feet [250 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Ashland lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Ashland: (607)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Ashland had a population of 1,695 people. This makes Ashland the county's 12th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,695 people, the population of Ashland decreased 13.12% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,951 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Ashland had an population of 1,608 people. This is a decrease of 5.13% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 17.58% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Ashland.

Communities near Ashland ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Ashland and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Barton   [Map]   8,455   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Big Flats   [Map]   7,768   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Corning   [Map]   6,248   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Corning   [Map]   10,812   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Elmira   [Map]   6,691   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Elmira   [Map]   27,962   NW   5 miles [8 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Ashland.

Communities Also Named Ashland ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two New York communities named Ashland: This one is located in Chemung County and the other is located in Greene County.

Beyond New York, there are 2 communities that are also named Ashland - they are located in and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ashland.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ashland. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ashland. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ashland.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Ashland:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashland ...

Looking for more information about Ashland? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Ashland? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Ashland, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Ashland.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Ashland. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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About Chemung County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ashland. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Chemung County: www.chemungcounty.com/

The official website for State of New York: www.ny.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ashland.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ashland - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Ashland. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ashland) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Ashland. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Town of Ashland

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashland. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.0279, Longitude: -76.7466     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ashland have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Ashland.



 
 
 

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