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Ashville, Kentucky

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The location of Ashville

Welcome to Ashville ...

Ashville is located in Jefferson County.

The location of Ashville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Ashville is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you leave Ashville and travel west, you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Ashville is located in the (502) area code.

Communities near Ashville ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Ashville and not the distance if you are driving.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Clarksville (IN)   [Map]   21,694   NW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Jeffersonville (IN)   [Map]   47,383   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
New Albany (IN)   [Map]   36,461   NW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Jeffersontown   [Map]   27,395   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Louisville   [Map]   ---   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Mount Washington   [Map]   14,554   S   6 miles [9.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Ashville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Ashville - they are located in Alabama, Florida, Illinois, Louisiana, Maine, Manitoba, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ashville. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ashville. 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 Ashville.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Ashville:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashville ...

Looking for more information about Ashville? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Jefferson County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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The official website for State of Kentucky:

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ashville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Ashville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.1348, Longitude: -85.5805     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ashville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ashville.

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