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Welcome to Asharoken ...

The coastal village of Asharoken is located in Suffolk County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Asharoken has a population of 648 people<1> (see below for details).

Asharoken is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Asharoken had a population of 654 people. This makes Asharoken the county's 36th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 654 people, the population of Asharoken increased 4.64% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 625 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Asharoken had an population of 648 people. This is a decrease of 0.92% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.68% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Asharoken.

Communities near Asharoken ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Asharoken and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2016
Bridgeport (CT)   [Map]   145,936   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Bridgeport (CT)   [Map]   145,936   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Norwalk (CT)   [Map]   88,438   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Norwalk (CT)   [Map]   88,438   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Stamford (CT)   [Map]   129,113   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Stamford (CT)   [Map]   129,113   NW   12 miles [19.3 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Asharoken.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Asharoken. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Asharoken. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Asharoken.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Asharoken:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Asharoken ...

Looking for more information about Asharoken? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Asharoken? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Asharoken, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Asharoken.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Asharoken. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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About Suffolk County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Suffolk County: www.co.suffolk.ny.us/

The official website for State of New York: www.ny.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Asharoken.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Asharoken - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Asharoken. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Asharoken) 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 Asharoken. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Asharoken

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Asharoken. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.9406, Longitude: -73.3843     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Asharoken have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Asharoken.