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Welcome to Ashburn ...

The city of Ashburn is located in Turner County<1> and is the County Seat for Turner County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Ashburn has a population of 3,704 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Ashburn.

Ashburn is 440 feet [134 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Ashburn is within the (229) area code.

The ZIP code for Ashburn: 31714<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Ashburn had an population of 3,704 people. This is a decrease of 10.79% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 16.18% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ashburn had a population of 4,152 people (or 46.49% of the total population of Turner County). This makes Ashburn the county's most populous community.

The population of Ashburn represents 0.04% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 145th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,152 people, the population of Ashburn decreased 6.04% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 4,419 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Ashburn.

Adding Ashburn to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Ashburn in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Ashburn elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a .

We also found Ashburn on a Rand McNally Map of Georgia (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Ashburn on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Ashburn ...

While we believe that this Ashburn is located in Turner County, we know of another 2 Georgia communities named Ashburn. Those communities are located in the following counties: Glynn and Worth County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 7 communities that are also named Ashburn - they are located in Illinois, Missouri, Ontario, Tennessee and Virginia.

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

Communities near Ashburn ...

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

  • Milldale [Crisp County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Milldale
    • Milldale [Crisp County] was located 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Ashburn
    • Estimated population in 2019: 18,704 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milldale have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Arabi [Crisp County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arabi
    • Arabi [Crisp County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Ashburn
    • Estimated population in 2019: 564 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arabi
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arabi<7>
  • Hobby [Turner County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hobby
    • Hobby [Turner County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southwest of Ashburn
    • Estimated population in 2019: 536 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hobby have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hobby
  • Tifton [Tift County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tifton
    • Tifton [Tift County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Ashburn
    • Estimated population in 2019: 415 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tifton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tifton<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cuffietown [Worth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cuffietown
      • Cuffietown [Worth County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the west of Ashburn
      • Estimated population in 2019: 186 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cuffietown have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cuffietown
    • Chula [Tift County]
    • Rebecca [Turner County]
    • Arp [Irwin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arp
      • Arp [Irwin County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Ashburn
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arp
    • Sumner [Worth County]
    • Poulan [Worth County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Poulan
      • Poulan [Worth County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Ashburn
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Poulan have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Poulan
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Poulan<7>

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ashburn. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Ashburn.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashburn ...

Looking for more information about Ashburn? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Ashburn, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Ashburn.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Turner County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Georgia's counties, including Turner, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ashburn.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ashburn - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Ashburn). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Ashburn or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<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- Ashburn) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Ashburn. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ashburn

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashburn. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.7059, Longitude: -83.6534    
<6>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.
<7>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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