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Welcome to Ashmont ...

Ashmont is located in Hoke County<1>.

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

Ashmont is 470 feet [143 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Ashmont is located in the (910) area code.

Communities Also Named Ashmont ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 3 communities that are also named Ashmont - they are located in Alberta, Massachusetts and Ohio.

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

Communities near Ashmont ...

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

  • Pinehurst [Moore County]
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    • Pinehurst [Moore County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashmont
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,014 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pinehurst have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pinehurst
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pinehurst<5>
  • Southern Pines [Moore County]
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    • Southern Pines [Moore County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Ashmont
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,070 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southern Pines have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southern Pines
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Southern Pines<5>
  • Aberdeen [Moore County]
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    • Aberdeen [Moore County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashmont
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,339 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aberdeen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aberdeen
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aberdeen<5>
  • Raeford [Hoke County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Raeford
    • Raeford [Hoke County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Ashmont
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,956 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Raeford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Raeford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Raeford<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Whispering Pines [Moore County]
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      • Whispering Pines [Moore County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Ashmont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,461 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whispering Pines have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whispering Pines
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whispering Pines<5>
    • Carthage [Moore County]
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      • Carthage [Moore County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Ashmont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,595 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carthage 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 Carthage<5>
    • Pinebluff [Moore County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pinebluff
      • Pinebluff [Moore County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the west of Ashmont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,647 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pinebluff
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pinebluff<5>
    • Foxfire [Moore County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Foxfire
      • Foxfire [Moore County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashmont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,061 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Foxfire have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Foxfire
    • Taylortown [Moore County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taylortown
      • Taylortown [Moore County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashmont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 880 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taylortown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taylortown
    • Vass [Moore County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vass
      • Vass [Moore County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Ashmont
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 801 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vass have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vass
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vass<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 Ashmont. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ashmont.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashmont ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in North Carolina

About Hoke County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Hoke County: www.hokecounty.org/

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 Hoke, 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 Ashmont - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Ashmont) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashmont. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0704, Longitude: -79.3550       In this case, the coordinates for Ashmont 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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