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Welcome to Asbury ...

The city of Asbury is located in Dubuque County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Asbury has a population of 5,747 people<3> (see below for details).

Asbury is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

The area code for Asbury: (563)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Asbury had an population of 5,747 people. This is an increase of 37.82% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 134.57% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Asbury had a population of 4,170 people. This makes Asbury the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Asbury represents 0.14% of the total population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 92nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,170 people, the population of Asbury increased 70.2% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,450 people).

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

Communities Also Named Asbury ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 33 communities that are also named Asbury - they are located in Alabama (4), Georgia (2), Kentucky, Maryland (2), Minnesota, Missouri, New Jersey (2), New York (2), North Carolina (4), Ohio (2), Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina (2), Tennessee (7) and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Asbury ...

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

  • Dubuque [Dubuque County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dubuque
    • Dubuque [Dubuque County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the east of Asbury
    • Estimated population in 2019: 57,882 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dubuque
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dubuque<6>
  • Dyersville [Dubuque County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dyersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dyersville
    • Dyersville [Dubuque County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Asbury
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,329 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dyersville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dyersville<6>
  • Galena [Jo Daviess County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Galena have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Galena
    • Galena [Jo Daviess County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Asbury
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,158 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Galena
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Galena<6>
  • Cascade [Dubuque County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cascade
    • Cascade [Dubuque County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Asbury
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,329 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cascade
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cascade<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Jamestown [Grant County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jamestown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jamestown
      • Jamestown [Grant County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the east of Asbury
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,118 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jamestown
    • Cuba City [Grant County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cuba City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cuba City
      • Cuba City [Grant County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Asbury
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,029 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cuba City
    • Epworth [Dubuque County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Epworth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Epworth
      • Epworth [Dubuque County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Asbury
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,978 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Epworth
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Epworth<6>
    • Peosta [Dubuque County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Peosta have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Peosta
      • Peosta [Dubuque County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Asbury
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,857 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peosta
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Peosta<6>
    • Farley [Dubuque County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Farley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Farley
      • Farley [Dubuque County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Asbury
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,750 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Farley<6>
    • East Dubuque [Jo Daviess County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for East Dubuque have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for East Dubuque
      • East Dubuque [Jo Daviess County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the east of Asbury
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,569 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Dubuque
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Dubuque<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Asbury ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Iowa

About Dubuque County

About Iowa

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Dubuque County: www.dubuquecounty.org/

The official website for State of Iowa: https://www.iowa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Iowa's counties, including Dubuque, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Asbury.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Asbury - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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- Asbury) 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 Asbury. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Asbury

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Asbury. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.5170, Longitude: -90.7593       In this case, the coordinates for Asbury have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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