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Welcome to Ashley ...

Ashley is located in Anne Arundel County<1>.

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

Ashley is 70 feet [21 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Ashley ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Maryland communities named Ashley: This one is located in Anne Arundel County and the other is located in Frederick County.

Beyond Maryland, there are 24 communities that are also named Ashley - they are located in Delaware, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Ashley ...

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

  • Bowie [Prince George's County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bowie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bowie
    • Bowie [Prince George's County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the west of Ashley
    • Estimated population for 2018: 58,682 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bowie
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bowie
  • Annapolis [Anne Arundel County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Annapolis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Annapolis
    • Annapolis [Anne Arundel County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Ashley
    • Estimated population for 2018: 39,174 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Annapolis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Annapolis
  • College Park [Prince George's County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for College Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for College Park
    • College Park [Prince George's County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Ashley
    • Estimated population for 2018: 32,196 people
    • 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.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Laurel
    • Laurel [Prince George's County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashley
    • Estimated population for 2018: 25,723 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Laurel
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laurel
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Greenbelt [Prince George's County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenbelt have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenbelt
      • Greenbelt [Prince George's County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Ashley
      • Estimated population for 2018: 23,280 people
      • 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.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hyattsville
      • Hyattsville [Prince George's County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Ashley
      • Estimated population for 2018: 18,243 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hyattsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hyattsville
    • New Carrollton [Prince George's County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Carrollton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Carrollton
      • New Carrollton [Prince George's County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Ashley
      • Estimated population for 2018: 12,964 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Carrollton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Carrollton
    • Bladensburg [Prince George's County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bladensburg
      • Bladensburg [Prince George's County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Ashley
      • Estimated population for 2018: 9,421 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bladensburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bladensburg
    • Mount Rainier [Prince George's County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Rainier have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Rainier
      • Mount Rainier [Prince George's County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Ashley
      • Estimated population for 2018: 8,104 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Rainier
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Rainier
    • Riverdale Park [Prince George's County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Riverdale Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Riverdale Park
      • Riverdale Park [Prince George's County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Ashley
      • Estimated population for 2017: 7,286 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riverdale Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Riverdale Park

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashley ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Anne Arundel County

About Maryland

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Anne Arundel County: www.co.anne-arundel.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 Anne Arundel, 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 Ashley - 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' (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- Ashley) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.9218, Longitude: -76.6186       In this case, the coordinates for Ashley have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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