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Welcome to Ashwood ...

Ashwood is located in Pamlico County<1>.

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

Ashwood is near sea level<3>.

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

The area code for Ashwood: (252)

Adding Ashwood to Our Gazetteer ...

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

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Ashwood was on a map titled Map of North Carolina (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

Communities Also Named Ashwood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 14 communities that are also named Ashwood - they are located in Georgia, Indiana, Louisiana, Mississippi (2), New York, Ohio, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee (2), Texas, Virginia and Washington.

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

Communities near Ashwood ...

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

  • Havelock [Craven County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Havelock
    • Havelock [Craven County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Ashwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,593 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Havelock
  • Bayboro [Pamlico County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bayboro
    • Bayboro [Pamlico County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,242 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bayboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bayboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bayboro<5>
  • Oriental [Pamlico County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oriental
    • Oriental [Pamlico County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the southeast of Ashwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 860 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oriental have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oriental
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oriental<5>
  • Alliance [Pamlico County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alliance
    • Alliance [Pamlico County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashwood
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 759 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alliance have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alliance
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alliance<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Grantsboro [Pamlico County]
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      • Grantsboro [Pamlico County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 651 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grantsboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grantsboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grantsboro<5>
    • Arapahoe [Pamlico County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arapahoe
      • Arapahoe [Pamlico County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Ashwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 534 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arapahoe have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arapahoe
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arapahoe<5>
    • Aurora [Beaufort County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aurora
      • Aurora [Beaufort County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Ashwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 511 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aurora have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aurora
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aurora<5>
    • Bridgeton [Craven County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bridgeton
      • Bridgeton [Craven County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Ashwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 444 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bridgeton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridgeton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bridgeton<5>
    • Minnesott Beach [Pamlico County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Minnesott Beach
      • Minnesott Beach [Pamlico County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Ashwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 423 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Minnesott Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Minnesott Beach
    • Stonewall [Pamlico County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stonewall
      • Stonewall [Pamlico County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the north of Ashwood
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 269 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stonewall have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stonewall

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashwood ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in North Carolina

About Pamlico County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Pamlico County: www.co.pamlico.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 Pamlico, 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 Ashwood - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Ashwood) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0741, Longitude: -76.7160       In this case, the coordinates for Ashwood 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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