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Welcome to Ashville ...

Ashville is located in Hancock County<1>.

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

Ashville is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Ashville lies within the (207) area code.

Adding Ashville to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Ashville in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Ashville elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Ashville on a Rand McNally Map of Maine (1897).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Ashville on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Ashville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Ashville - they are located in Alabama, Florida, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Manitoba, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Virginia.

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

Communities near Ashville ...

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

  • Ellsworth [Hancock County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ellsworth
    • Ellsworth [Hancock County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Ashville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,180 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ellsworth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ellsworth
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ellsworth<5>
  • Bar Harbor [Hancock County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bar Harbor
    • Bar Harbor [Hancock County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Ashville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,559 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bar Harbor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bar Harbor
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bar Harbor<5>
  • Hancock [Hancock County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hancock
    • Hancock [Hancock County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,431 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hancock have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hancock
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hancock<5>
  • Mount Desert [Hancock County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Desert
    • Mount Desert [Hancock County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Ashville
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,113 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Desert have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Desert
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Desert<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Southwest Harbor [Hancock County]
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      • Southwest Harbor [Hancock County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Ashville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,792 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southwest Harbor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southwest Harbor
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Southwest Harbor<5>
    • Gouldsboro [Hancock County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gouldsboro
      • Gouldsboro [Hancock County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Ashville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,741 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gouldsboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gouldsboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gouldsboro<5>
    • Lamoine [Hancock County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lamoine
      • Lamoine [Hancock County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Ashville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,703 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lamoine have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lamoine
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lamoine<5>
    • Tremont [Hancock County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tremont
      • Tremont [Hancock County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Ashville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,599 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tremont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tremont
    • Franklin [Hancock County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Franklin
      • Franklin [Hancock County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,559 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Franklin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Franklin<5>
    • Trenton [Hancock County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trenton
      • Trenton [Hancock County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Ashville
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,558 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trenton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trenton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Trenton<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashville ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Hancock County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Hancock County: www.co.hancock.me.us/

The official website for State of Maine: https://www.maine.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Maine's counties, including Hancock, 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 Ashville - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ashville) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.4879, Longitude: -68.1211       In this case, the coordinates for Ashville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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