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Welcome to Ashley ...

Ashley is located in Frederick County<1>.

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

Ashley is 660 feet [201 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Ashley: (301) and (240)<4>

Communities Also Named Ashley ...

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

  • Frederick [Frederick County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frederick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frederick
    • Frederick [Frederick County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Ashley
    • Estimated population for 2018: 72,146 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frederick
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frederick
  • Hagerstown [Washington County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hagerstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hagerstown
    • Hagerstown [Washington County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Ashley
    • Estimated population for 2018: 40,205 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hagerstown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hagerstown
  • Waynesboro [Franklin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waynesboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waynesboro
    • Waynesboro [Franklin County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Ashley
    • Estimated population for 2018: 10,874 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waynesboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waynesboro
  • Thurmont [Frederick County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thurmont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thurmont
    • Thurmont [Frederick County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Ashley
    • Estimated population for 2018: 6,752 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thurmont
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Thurmont
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Brunswick [Frederick County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brunswick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brunswick
      • Brunswick [Frederick County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Ashley
      • Estimated population for 2018: 6,364 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brunswick
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brunswick
    • Walkersville [Frederick County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walkersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walkersville
      • Walkersville [Frederick County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Ashley
      • Estimated population for 2018: 6,281 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walkersville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walkersville
    • Middletown [Frederick County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middletown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middletown
      • Middletown [Frederick County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the south of Ashley
      • Estimated population for 2018: 4,688 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown
    • Carroll Valley [Adams County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carroll Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carroll Valley
      • Carroll Valley [Adams County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Ashley
      • Estimated population for 2018: 3,937 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carroll Valley
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carroll Valley
    • Boonsboro [Washington County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boonsboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boonsboro
      • Boonsboro [Washington County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the west of Ashley
      • Estimated population for 2018: 3,579 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boonsboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boonsboro
    • Emmitsburg [Frederick County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Emmitsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Emmitsburg
      • Emmitsburg [Frederick County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Ashley
      • Estimated population for 2018: 3,137 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Emmitsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Emmitsburg

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.

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

Find a Community in Maryland

About Frederick 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 Frederick County: www.co.frederick.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 Frederick, 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>Area code (240) is an overlay for area code (301).
<5>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 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: 39.5023, Longitude: -77.5658       In this case, the coordinates for Ashley have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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