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Welcome to Ashland ...

Ashland is located in Baltimore County<1>.

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

Ashland is 280 feet [85 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Ashland is served by one (or more) of the following area codes: (410), (443)<4> and (667).

Websites for Ashland ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.baltcountycc.com/

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

Communities Also Named Ashland ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Maryland communities named Ashland: This one is located in Baltimore County and the other is located in Queen Anne's County.

Beyond Maryland, 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, Louisiana (4), Maine, 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.

  • Baltimore [Baltimore City]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baltimore
    • Baltimore [Baltimore City] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Ashland
    • Estimated population for 2018: 602,495 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baltimore
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baltimore
  • Bel Air [Harford County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bel Air
    • Bel Air [Harford County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Ashland
    • Estimated population for 2018: 10,044 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bel Air
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bel Air
  • Hampstead [Carroll County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hampstead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hampstead
    • Hampstead [Carroll County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Ashland
    • Estimated population for 2018: 6,387 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hampstead
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hampstead
  • Manchester [Carroll County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manchester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manchester
    • Manchester [Carroll County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Ashland
    • Estimated population for 2018: 4,853 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manchester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manchester
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • New Freedom [York County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Freedom have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Freedom
      • New Freedom [York County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Ashland
      • Estimated population for 2018: 4,696 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Freedom
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Freedom
    • Sykesville [Carroll County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sykesville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sykesville
      • Sykesville [Carroll County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southwest of Ashland
      • Estimated population for 2018: 3,957 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sykesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sykesville
    • Shrewsbury [York County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shrewsbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shrewsbury
      • Shrewsbury [York County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Ashland
      • Estimated population for 2018: 3,857 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shrewsbury
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shrewsbury
    • Stewartstown [York County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stewartstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stewartstown
      • Stewartstown [York County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Ashland
      • Estimated population for 2018: 2,244 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stewartstown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stewartstown
    • Fawn Grove [York County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fawn Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fawn Grove
      • Fawn Grove [York County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Ashland
      • Estimated population for 2018: 452 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fawn Grove
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fawn Grove
    • Railroad [York County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Railroad have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Railroad
      • Railroad [York County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Ashland
      • Estimated population for 2018: 280 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Railroad
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Railroad

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 within Maryland

About Baltimore County

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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 Baltimore County: www.co.ba.md.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Maryland's counties, including Baltimore, 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>Of the area codes for Ashland, area code (443, 667) is an overlay.
<5>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: 39.4954, Longitude: -76.6400       In this case, the coordinates for Ashland have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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