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The location of Ashburton













Welcome to Ashburton ...

Ashburton is located in Montgomery County.

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

Ashburton is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Ashburton: (301) & (240)<3>

Communities near Ashburton ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Ashburton and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
College Park   [Map]   32,303   E   10 miles [16.1 km]
Gaithersburg   [Map]   68,710   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Greenbelt   [Map]   23,489   E   12 miles [19.3 km]
Hyattsville   [Map]   18,333   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Laurel   [Map]   25,906   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Rockville   [Map]   68,401   N   5 miles [8 km]

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

Communities Also Named Ashburton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Ashburton - it's located in Ontario.

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

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 Ashburton. 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 Ashburton. 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 Ashburton.

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

Websites for Ashburton ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.montgomerycountychamber.com/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashburton ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Maryland

About Montgomery County

About Maryland

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Montgomery County: www.montgomerycountymd.gov/

The official website for State of Maryland: www.maryland.gov/

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 Ashburton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (240) is an overlay for area code (301).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ashburton) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashburton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0129, Longitude: -77.1278     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ashburton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ashburton.

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