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Welcome to Ashers Fork ...

Ashers Fork is located in Clay County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Ashers Fork: Ashers Frk.

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Ashers Fork for more information about variations on the name of Ashers Fork.

Ashers Fork is 1,390 feet [424 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Ashers Fork lies within the (606) area code.

Communities near Ashers Fork ...

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

  • Barbourville [Knox County]
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    • Barbourville [Knox County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southwest of Ashers Fork
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,033 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barbourville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barbourville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Barbourville<5>
  • Pineville [Bell County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pineville
    • Pineville [Bell County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the south of Ashers Fork
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,730 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pineville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pineville<5>
  • Harlan [Harlan County]
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    • Harlan [Harlan County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of Ashers Fork
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,504 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harlan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Harlan<5>
  • Manchester [Clay County]
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    • Manchester [Clay County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Ashers Fork
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,290 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manchester have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manchester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manchester<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Loyall [Harlan County]
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      • Loyall [Harlan County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Ashers Fork
      • Estimated population in 2019: 601 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loyall have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loyall
    • Hyden [Leslie County]
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      • Hyden [Leslie County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Ashers Fork
      • Estimated population in 2019: 332 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hyden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hyden<5>
    • Wallins Creek [Harlan County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wallins Creek
      • Wallins Creek [Harlan County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Ashers Fork
      • Estimated population in 2016: 146 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wallins Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wallins Creek
    • Roark [Leslie County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roark
      • Roark [Leslie County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the east of Ashers Fork
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roark
    • Beverly [Bell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beverly
      • Beverly [Bell County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Ashers Fork
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beverly have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beverly
    • Goose Rock [Clay County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Goose Rock
      • Goose Rock [Clay County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Ashers Fork
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goose Rock have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goose Rock

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashers Fork ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Kentucky

About Clay County

About Kentucky

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Kentucky: https://kentucky.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Kentucky's counties, including Clay, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ashers Fork - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ashers Fork) 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 Ashers Fork. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ashers ForkOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashers Fork. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.0084, Longitude: -83.5959    
<4>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.
<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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