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Welcome to Ashburk ...

Ashburk is located in Nash County<1>.

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

Ashburk is 110 feet [34 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Ashburk: (252)

Communities near Ashburk ...

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

  • Rocky Mount [Edgecombe County]
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    • Rocky Mount [Edgecombe County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Ashburk
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 53,689 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rocky Mount
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rocky Mount<5>
  • Wilson [Wilson County]
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    • Wilson [Wilson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Ashburk
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 49,479 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilson<5>
  • Tarboro [Edgecombe County]
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    • Tarboro [Edgecombe County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Ashburk
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,575 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tarboro<5>
  • Nashville [Nash County]
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    • Nashville [Nash County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashburk
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,572 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nashville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nashville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Red Oak [Nash County]
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      • Red Oak [Nash County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Ashburk
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,492 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Oak have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Princeville [Edgecombe County]
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      • Princeville [Edgecombe County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Ashburk
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,901 people
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    • Spring Hope [Nash County]
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      • Spring Hope [Nash County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Ashburk
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,319 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spring Hope<5>
    • Elm City [Wilson County]
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      • Elm City [Wilson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Ashburk
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,296 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elm City<5>
    • Pinetops [Edgecombe County]
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      • Pinetops [Edgecombe County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Ashburk
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,221 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pinetops<5>
    • Dortches [Nash County]
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      • Dortches [Nash County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Ashburk
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 964 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dortches have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Ashburk. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ashburk.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashburk ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in North Carolina

About Nash County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Nash County: www.co.nash.nc.us/

The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of North Carolina's counties, including Nash, 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 Ashburk - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ashburk) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Ashburk. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from AshburkOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashburk. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.9071, Longitude: -77.8505       In this case, the coordinates for Ashburk 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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