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Welcome to Aska ...

Aska is located in Fannin County<1>.

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

Aska is 1,890 feet [576 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Aska: (706) and (762)<4>

Communities near Aska ...

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

  • Belltown Hill [Polk County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Belltown Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belltown Hill
    • Belltown Hill [Polk County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Aska
    • Estimated population for 2014: 2,457 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belltown Hill
  • Ellijay [Gilmer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ellijay
    • Ellijay [Gilmer County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Aska
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,711 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ellijay
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ellijay
  • Blue Ridge [Fannin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blue Ridge
    • Blue Ridge [Fannin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Aska
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,444 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blue Ridge
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blue Ridge
  • McCaysville [Fannin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McCaysville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McCaysville
    • McCaysville [Fannin County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Aska
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,146 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on McCaysville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McCaysville
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Blairsville [Union County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blairsville
      • Blairsville [Union County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Aska
      • Estimated population for 2018: 620 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blairsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blairsville
    • East Ellijay [Gilmer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Ellijay
      • East Ellijay [Gilmer County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Aska
      • Estimated population for 2018: 567 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Ellijay
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Ellijay
    • Ducktown [Polk County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ducktown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ducktown
      • Ducktown [Polk County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the north of Aska
      • Estimated population for 2018: 472 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ducktown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ducktown
    • Morganton [Fannin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morganton
      • Morganton [Fannin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Aska
      • Estimated population for 2018: 321 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morganton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morganton
    • Copperhill [Polk County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Copperhill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Copperhill
      • Copperhill [Polk County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Aska
      • Estimated population for 2018: 318 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Copperhill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Copperhill
    • Mineral Bluff [Fannin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mineral Bluff have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mineral Bluff
      • Mineral Bluff [Fannin County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Aska
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mineral Bluff
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mineral Bluff

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aska ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Georgia

About Fannin County

About Georgia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Aska. 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 Fannin, 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 Aska - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Aska) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aska. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.7679, Longitude: -84.2621       In this case, the coordinates for Aska have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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