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Welcome to Ashers Fork ...

Ashers Fork is located in Clay County.

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.<1>.

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 ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Ashers Fork and not the distance if you drove it.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Barbourville   [Map]   3,170   SW   18 miles [29 km]
Beverly   [Map]   ---   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Goose Rock   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Harlan   [Map]   1,606   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Hyden   [Map]   351   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Loyall   [Map]   639   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Ashers Fork.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ashers Fork. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • 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 community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ashers Fork.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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 get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Ashers Fork? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to 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 Tourism Map for Ashers Fork.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Ashers Fork. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ashers Fork - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Ashers Fork. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ashers Fork) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashers Fork. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.0084, Longitude: -83.5955     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ashers Fork have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ashers Fork.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Ashers Fork.