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Welcome to Ashmore ...
The village of Ashmore is located in Coles County.
The location of Ashmore has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
The pronunciation of Ashmore: ASH-mohr<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Ashmore has a population of 759 people<3> (see below for details).
Ashmore is 690 feet [210 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Ashmore lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Ashmore (for example, toward West Terre Haute (IN)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
Ashmore is within the boundaries of the (217) area code.
The ZIP code for Ashmore: 61912<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Ashmore had a population of 785 people. This makes Ashmore the county's 4th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 785 people, the population of Ashmore decreased 2.97% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 809 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Ashmore had an population of 759 people. This is a decrease of 3.31% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 6.18% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Ashmore.
Communities near Ashmore ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Ashmore and not the distance if you drove.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Ashmore.
Communities Also Named Ashmore ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Ashmore - they are located in Florida, Georgia, Michigan, Nova Scotia, Pennsylvania and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ashmore.
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 Ashmore:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashmore ...
Looking for more information about Ashmore? 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 Ashmore, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Ashmore.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Coles County: www.co.coles.il.us/
The official website for State of Illinois: https://illinois.gov
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019