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Welcome to Ashton ...

Ashton is located in Osceola County<1>.

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

Ashton is 70 feet [21 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Ashton: (407) and (321)<4>

Communities Also Named Ashton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 31 communities that are also named Ashton - they are located in Arkansas, California, Georgia (2), Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Maryland (2), Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri (2), Nebraska, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario (3), Prince Edward Island, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Ashton ...

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

  • Kissimmee [Osceola County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kissimmee
    • Kissimmee [Osceola County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the west of Ashton
    • Estimated population for 2018: 73,597 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kissimmee
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kissimmee
  • Belle Isle [Orange County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belle Isle have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belle Isle
    • Belle Isle [Orange County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Ashton
    • Estimated population for 2018: 7,166 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belle Isle
  • Edgewood [Orange County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edgewood
    • Edgewood [Orange County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Ashton
    • Estimated population for 2018: 2,977 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edgewood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edgewood
  • Buena Ventura Lakes [Osceola County]
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    • Lake Hart [Orange County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Hart have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Hart
      • Lake Hart [Orange County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Ashton
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Hart
    • Campbell [Osceola County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Campbell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Campbell
      • Campbell [Osceola County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Ashton
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Campbell
    • Meadow Woods [Orange County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meadow Woods have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meadow Woods
      • Meadow Woods [Orange County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Ashton
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meadow Woods
    • Hunters Creek [Orange County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hunters Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hunters Creek
      • Hunters Creek [Orange County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Ashton
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hunters Creek
    • Southchase [Orange County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southchase have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Southchase
      • Southchase [Orange County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Ashton
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southchase
    • Taft [Orange County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taft have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taft
      • Taft [Orange County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Ashton
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taft

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashton ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Florida

About Osceola County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Osceola County: www.osceola.org/

The official website for State of Florida: www.myflorida.com/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Florida's counties, including Osceola, 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 Ashton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (321) is an overlay for area code (407).
<5>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- Ashton) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 28.2464, Longitude: -81.2440       In this case, the coordinates for Ashton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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