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Asharoken, New York

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The location of Asharoken

Welcome to Asharoken ...

The coastal village of Asharoken is located in Suffolk County.

The location of Asharoken has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Asharoken has a population of 651 people<2> (see below for details).

Asharoken is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<3>.

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 2017 Census Estimates, Asharoken had an population of 651 people. This is a decrease of 0.46% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.16% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Asharoken ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.

Community   2017
Bridgeport (CT)   [Map]   146,579   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Bridgeport (CT)   [Map]   146,579   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Norwalk (CT)   [Map]   89,005   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Norwalk (CT)   [Map]   89,005   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Stamford (CT)   [Map]   130,824   NW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Stamford (CT)   [Map]   130,824   NW   11 miles [17.7 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 for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Asharoken. If available, we provide a satellite 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 can read an overview with links that will help you 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 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 Asharoken, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Asharoken.

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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.

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>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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<3>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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<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 from Point A (ie- Asharoken) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Asharoken. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, 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 we use 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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