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Welcome to Asher ...

Asher is located in Madison County.

The location of Asher has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Asher is 1,440 feet [439 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Communities Also Named Asher ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Arkansas communities named Asher: This one is located in Madison County and the other is located in Pulaski County.

Beyond Arkansas, there are 5 communities that are also named Asher - they are located in Arizona, Kentucky, Louisiana and Oklahoma.

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

Communities near Asher ...

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

  • Fayetteville [Washington County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fayetteville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fayetteville
    • Fayetteville [Washington County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northwest of Asher
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fayetteville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fayetteville
  • Elkins [Washington County]
  • West Fork [Washington County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Fork have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Fork
    • West Fork [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km] to the west of Asher
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Fork
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Fork
  • Huntsville [Madison County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntsville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huntsville
    • Huntsville [Madison County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the northeast of Asher
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huntsville
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Goshen [Washington County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goshen have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Goshen
      • Goshen [Washington County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the northwest of Asher
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goshen
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goshen
    • Greenland [Washington County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenland have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenland
      • Greenland [Washington County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the west of Asher
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenland
    • Winslow [Washington County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winslow have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winslow
      • Winslow [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km] to the southwest of Asher
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winslow
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winslow
    • Saint Paul [Madison County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Paul have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Paul
      • Saint Paul [Madison County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the southeast of Asher
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Paul
    • Hindsville [Madison County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hindsville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hindsville
      • Hindsville [Madison County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the north of Asher
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hindsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hindsville
    • Wesley [Madison County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wesley have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wesley
      • Wesley [Madison County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northwest of Asher
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wesley

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 Asher. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Asher.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Asher. 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 Asher.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Asher ...

Looking for more information about Asher? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Asher - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Asher) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Asher. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.9426, Longitude: -93.8505       In this case, the coordinates for Asher have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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