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Welcome to Ashton ...

Ashton is located in Osceola County<1>.

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

Ashton is 1,170 feet [357 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Ashton: (231)

Communities Also Named Ashton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 31 communities that are also named Ashton - they are located in Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia (2), Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Maryland (2), Minnesota, Missouri (2), Nebraska, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario (3), Prince Edward Island, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Ashton ...

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

  • Cadillac [Wexford County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cadillac have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cadillac
    • Cadillac [Wexford County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Ashton
    • Estimated population in 2018: 10,453 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cadillac
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cadillac<5>
  • Big Rapids [Mecosta County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Big Rapids have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Big Rapids
    • Big Rapids [Mecosta County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Ashton
    • Estimated population in 2018: 10,395 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Big Rapids
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Big Rapids<5>
  • Reed City [Osceola County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reed City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reed City
    • Reed City [Osceola County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Ashton
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,381 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reed City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Reed City<5>
  • Evart [Osceola County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Evart have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Evart
    • Evart [Osceola County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Ashton
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,869 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Evart
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Evart<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Baldwin [Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baldwin
      • Baldwin [Lake County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Ashton
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,191 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baldwin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baldwin<5>
    • Marion [Osceola County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marion have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marion
      • Marion [Osceola County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Ashton
      • Estimated population in 2018: 851 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marion
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marion<5>
    • Hersey [Osceola County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hersey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hersey
      • Hersey [Osceola County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Ashton
      • Estimated population in 2018: 349 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hersey
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hersey<5>
    • Luther [Lake County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Luther have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Luther
      • Luther [Lake County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashton
      • Estimated population in 2018: 326 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Luther
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Luther<5>
    • Le Roy [Osceola County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Le Roy
      • Le Roy [Osceola County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Ashton
      • Estimated population in 2018: 251 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Le Roy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Le Roy<5>
    • Tustin [Osceola County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tustin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tustin
      • Tustin [Osceola County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Ashton
      • Estimated population in 2018: 216 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tustin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tustin<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 Ashton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ashton.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashton ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Michigan

About Osceola County

About Michigan

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Michigan: https://www.michigan.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Michigan's counties, including Osceola, 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 Ashton - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ashton) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.9731, Longitude: -85.5037       In this case, the coordinates for Ashton 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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