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Welcome to Ascot ...

Ascot is located in Pottawattamie County<1>.

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

Ascot is 990 feet [302 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Ascot: (712)

Communities Also Named Ascot ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Ascot - they are located in Missouri and Quebec.

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

Communities near Ascot ...

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

  • Omaha [Douglas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Omaha
    • Omaha [Douglas County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Ascot
    • Estimated population in 2019: 478,192 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Omaha
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Omaha<5>
  • Council Bluffs [Pottawattamie County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Council Bluffs
    • Council Bluffs [Pottawattamie County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Ascot
    • Estimated population in 2019: 62,166 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Council Bluffs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Council Bluffs<5>
  • Bellevue [Sarpy County]
  • Papillion [Sarpy County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Papillion have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Papillion
    • Papillion [Sarpy County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Ascot
    • Estimated population in 2019: 20,471 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Papillion
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Papillion<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • La Vista [Sarpy County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for La Vista have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Vista
      • La Vista [Sarpy County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Ascot
      • Estimated population in 2019: 17,170 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Vista
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for La Vista<5>
    • Blair [Washington County]
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      • Blair [Washington County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Ascot
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,892 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blair<5>
    • Ralston [Douglas County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ralston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ralston
      • Ralston [Douglas County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Ascot
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,273 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ralston
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ralston<5>
    • Carter Lake [Pottawattamie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carter Lake
      • Carter Lake [Pottawattamie County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Ascot
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,785 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carter Lake<5>
    • Missouri Valley [Harrison County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Missouri Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Missouri Valley
      • Missouri Valley [Harrison County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Ascot
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,615 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Missouri Valley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Missouri Valley<5>
    • Bennington [Douglas County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bennington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bennington
      • Bennington [Douglas County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Ascot
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,521 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bennington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bennington<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 Ascot. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ascot.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ascot ...

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

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About Pottawattamie County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Pottawattamie County: www.pottcounty.com/

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 Pottawattamie, 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 Ascot - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Ascot) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ascot. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4136, Longitude: -95.8983       In this case, the coordinates for Ascot 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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