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Welcome to Ashley Heights ...

Ashley Heights is located in New Castle County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Ashley Heights: Ashley Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Ashley Heights is near sea level<3>.

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

The area code for Ashley Heights: (302)

Communities Also Named Ashley Heights ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Ashley Heights - they are located in Massachusetts, North Carolina (2) and South Carolina.

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

Communities near Ashley Heights ...

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

  • Chester [Delaware County]
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    • Chester [Delaware County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Ashley Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,000 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chester<5>
  • Newark [New Castle County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newark have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newark
    • Newark [New Castle County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Ashley Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 33,515 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newark<5>
  • West Chester [Chester County]
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    • West Chester [Chester County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Ashley Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 20,029 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Chester<5>
  • Elkton [Cecil County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elkton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elkton
    • Elkton [Cecil County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Ashley Heights
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,622 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elkton<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Brookhaven [Delaware County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brookhaven have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brookhaven
      • Brookhaven [Delaware County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Ashley Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,049 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brookhaven<5>
    • Glenolden [Delaware County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Glenolden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glenolden
      • Glenolden [Delaware County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Ashley Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,164 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glenolden<5>
    • Ridley Park [Delaware County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ridley Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ridley Park
      • Ridley Park [Delaware County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Ashley Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,065 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ridley Park<5>
    • Folcroft [Delaware County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Folcroft have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Folcroft
      • Folcroft [Delaware County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Ashley Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,632 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Folcroft
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Folcroft<5>
    • Prospect Park [Delaware County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prospect Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Prospect Park
      • Prospect Park [Delaware County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Ashley Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,492 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prospect Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Prospect Park<5>
    • Swarthmore [Delaware County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Swarthmore
      • Swarthmore [Delaware County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Ashley Heights
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,346 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Swarthmore
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Swarthmore<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashley Heights ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About New Castle County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for New Castle County: www.co.new-castle.de.us/

The official website for State of Delaware: https://delaware.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Delaware's counties, including New Castle, 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 Ashley Heights - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ashley Heights) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashley Heights. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.7254, Longitude: -75.5791       In this case, the coordinates for Ashley Heights 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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