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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

Area codes for Ashburton: (301) and (240)<3>

Websites for Ashburton ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.montgomerycountychamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Ashburton, the following might be of interest:

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.

Communities near Ashburton ...

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

  • Arlington [Arlington County]
  • Alexandria [Alexandria City]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alexandria have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alexandria
    • Alexandria [Alexandria City] lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the south of Ashburton
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alexandria
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alexandria
  • Gaithersburg [Montgomery County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gaithersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gaithersburg
    • Gaithersburg [Montgomery County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the northwest of Ashburton
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gaithersburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gaithersburg
  • Rockville [Montgomery County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockville
    • Rockville [Montgomery County] lies 5 miles [8 km] to the north of Ashburton
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockville
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • College Park [Prince George's County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for College Park have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for College Park
      • College Park [Prince George's County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the east of Ashburton
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on College Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for College Park
    • Laurel [Prince George's County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Laurel have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laurel
      • Laurel [Prince George's County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the east of Ashburton
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laurel
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laurel
    • Fairfax [Fairfax City]
    • Herndon [Fairfax County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Herndon have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Herndon
      • Herndon [Fairfax County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the west of Ashburton
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Herndon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Herndon
    • Greenbelt [Prince George's County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenbelt have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenbelt
      • Greenbelt [Prince George's County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the east of Ashburton
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenbelt
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenbelt
    • Hyattsville [Prince George's County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hyattsville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hyattsville
      • Hyattsville [Prince George's County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east of Ashburton
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hyattsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hyattsville

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

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Ashburton.

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

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.

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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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ashburton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (240) is an overlay for area code (301).
<4>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 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       In this case, the coordinates for Ashburton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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