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Welcome to Asherville ...

Asherville is located in Clay County<1>.

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

Asherville is 650 feet [198 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Asherville (for example, toward Vermilion (IL)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

The telephone area code for Asherville: (812)

Communities Also Named Asherville ...

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

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

Communities near Asherville ...

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

  • Terre Haute [Vigo County]
  • Greencastle [Putnam County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greencastle
    • Greencastle [Putnam County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Asherville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,270 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greencastle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greencastle<5>
  • Brazil [Clay County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brazil
    • Brazil [Clay County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Asherville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,993 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brazil
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brazil<5>
  • Cloverdale [Putnam County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cloverdale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cloverdale
    • Cloverdale [Putnam County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Asherville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,145 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cloverdale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cloverdale<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Seelyville [Vigo County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seelyville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seelyville
      • Seelyville [Vigo County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the west of Asherville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,010 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seelyville
    • Clay City [Clay County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clay City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clay City
      • Clay City [Clay County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Asherville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 827 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clay City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clay City<5>
    • Knightsville [Clay County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Knightsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Knightsville
      • Knightsville [Clay County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northwest of Asherville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 767 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Knightsville
    • Rosedale [Parke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rosedale
      • Rosedale [Parke County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Asherville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 706 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rosedale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rosedale<5>
    • Harmony [Clay County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harmony have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harmony
      • Harmony [Clay County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of Asherville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 641 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harmony
    • Staunton [Clay County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Staunton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Staunton
      • Staunton [Clay County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Asherville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 510 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Staunton

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Asherville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Indiana

About Clay County

About Indiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Clay County: www.claycountyin.gov/

The official website for State of Indiana: https://www.in.gov

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Indiana's counties, including Clay, 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 Asherville - 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- Asherville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Asherville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.4748, Longitude: -87.0622       In this case, the coordinates for Asherville 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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