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The location of Ashby

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Welcome to Ashby ...

Ashby is located in Bibb County.

Ashby is 450 feet [137 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Ashby is within the boundaries of the (205) area code.

Communities near Ashby ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Ashby and not the distance if you drove it.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Alabaster   [Map]   32,948   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Brent   [Map]   4,919   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Calera   [Map]   13,489   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Centreville   [Map]   2,708   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Helena   [Map]   18,673   N   18 miles [29 km]
Jemison   [Map]   2,616   E   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

Communities Also Named Ashby ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Ashby - they are located in Indiana (2), Massachusetts, Minnesota, Nebraska, Nova Scotia, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia (2) and Washington.

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

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 Ashby. 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 Ashby. 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 Ashby.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashby ...

Looking for more information about Ashby? 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 Ashby? 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 Ashby, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Ashby.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when 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) Ashby. 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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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Bibb County: www.co.bibb.ga.us/

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ashby - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Ashby. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ashby) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashby. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.0210, Longitude: -86.9194     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ashby have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ashby.

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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 Ashby.