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(Terrebonne Parish)

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Welcome to Ashland ...

Ashland is located in Terrebonne Parish<1>.

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

Ashland is near sea level<3>.

Time Zone: Ashland lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Ashland is located in the (985) area code.

Communities Also Named Ashland ...

While we believe that this Ashland is located in Terrebonne Parish, we know of another 3 Louisiana communities named Ashland. Those communities are located in the following parishes: Concordia, Natchitoches and Tensas Parish.

Beyond Louisiana, there are 56 communities that are also named Ashland - they are located in Alabama (2), California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia (3), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (5), Kentucky, Maine, Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Mississippi (4), Missouri (2), Montana, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York (2), North Carolina (3), Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Rhode Island, South Carolina (2), Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Ashland ...

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

  • Houma [Terrebonne Parish]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Houma
    • Houma [Terrebonne Parish] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashland
    • Estimated population in 2019: 32,696 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Houma
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Houma<5>
  • Lockport [Lafourche Parish]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lockport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lockport
    • Lockport [Lafourche Parish] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Ashland
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,404 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lockport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lockport<5>
  • Bourg [Terrebonne Parish]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bourg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bourg
    • Bourg [Terrebonne Parish] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Ashland
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bourg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bourg<5>
  • Theriot [Terrebonne Parish]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Theriot have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Theriot
    • Theriot [Terrebonne Parish] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Ashland
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Theriot
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bayou Cane [Terrebonne Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bayou Cane have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bayou Cane
      • Bayou Cane [Terrebonne Parish] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashland
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bayou Cane
    • Chauvin [Terrebonne Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chauvin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chauvin
      • Chauvin [Terrebonne Parish] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Ashland
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chauvin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chauvin<5>
    • Bayou Blue [Lafourche Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bayou Blue
      • Bayou Blue [Lafourche Parish] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Ashland
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bayou Blue
    • Broadmoor [Terrebonne Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Broadmoor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Broadmoor
      • Broadmoor [Terrebonne Parish] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashland
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Broadmoor
    • Montegut [Terrebonne Parish]
    • Dulac [Terrebonne Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dulac have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dulac
      • Dulac [Terrebonne Parish] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Ashland
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dulac
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dulac<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashland ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Louisiana

About Terrebonne Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Louisiana's parishes, including Terrebonne, 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 Ashland - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ashland) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.5297, Longitude: -90.6756       In this case, the coordinates for Ashland 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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