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Welcome to Ashton ...
The city of Ashton is located in Fremont County.
The location of Ashton has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Ashton has a population of 1,063 people<2> (see below for details).
Ashton is 5,250 feet [1,600 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Ashton is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Ashton lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Ashton lies within the (208) area code.
The ZIP code for Ashton: 83420<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Ashton had a population of 1,127 people (which is 8.51% of the total population of Fremont County). This makes Ashton the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Ashton represents 0.07% of the population of Idaho (which has 1,567,582 people), making it the state's 78th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,127 people, the population of Ashton has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,129 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Ashton had an population of 1,063 people. This is a decrease of 5.68% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.85% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Ashton.
Communities near Ashton ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Ashton and not the distance if you are driving.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Ashton.
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, Florida, Georgia (2), 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.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Ashton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Ashton.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 18 Feb 2019