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Welcome to Asbury ...

Asbury is located in Clarke County<1>.

The location of Asbury has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Asbury is 450 feet [137 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Asbury lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities Also Named Asbury ...

While we believe that this Asbury is located in Clarke County, we know of another 3 Alabama communities named Asbury. Those communities are located in the following counties: Dale, Marshall and Tuscaloosa County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 33 communities that are also named Asbury - they are located in Georgia (2), Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland (2), Minnesota, Missouri, New Jersey (2), New York (2), North Carolina (4), Ohio (2), Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina (2), Tennessee (7) and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Asbury ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Asbury.

  • Jackson [Clarke County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jackson
    • Jackson [Clarke County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Asbury
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,582 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jackson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jackson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jackson<5>
  • Thomasville [Clarke County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thomasville
    • Thomasville [Clarke County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Asbury
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,766 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thomasville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thomasville<5>
  • Grove Hill [Clarke County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grove Hill
    • Grove Hill [Clarke County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the west of Asbury
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,709 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grove Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grove Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grove Hill<5>
  • Fulton [Clarke County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fulton
    • Fulton [Clarke County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Asbury
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 242 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fulton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fulton
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Dickinson [Clarke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dickinson
      • Dickinson [Clarke County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of Asbury
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dickinson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dickinson
    • Nettleboro [Clarke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nettleboro
      • Nettleboro [Clarke County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Asbury
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nettleboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nettleboro
    • Zimco [Clarke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Zimco
      • Zimco [Clarke County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Asbury
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Zimco
    • Toddtown [Clarke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Toddtown
      • Toddtown [Clarke County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Asbury
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Toddtown
    • Walker Springs [Clarke County]
    • Finchburg [Monroe County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Finchburg
      • Finchburg [Monroe County] was located 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Asbury
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Finchburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Asbury. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Asbury.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Asbury. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Asbury.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Asbury. See our Newspapers Page for Asbury.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Asbury ...

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Clarke County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Alabama's counties, including Clarke, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Asbury - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Asbury) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Asbury. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.7007, Longitude: -87.7239       In this case, the coordinates for Asbury have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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