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Welcome to Asharoken ...

The coastal village of Asharoken is located in Suffolk County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Asharoken has a population of 646 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Asharoken.

Asharoken is 50 feet [15 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Asharoken had an population of 646 people. This is a decrease of 1.22% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.36% since the 2000 Census).

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 (with a count of 625 people).

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

Communities near Asharoken ...

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

  • Islip [Suffolk County]
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    • Islip [Suffolk County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southeast of Asharoken
    • Estimated population in 2019: 329,610 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Islip have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Islip
  • Oyster Bay [Nassau County]
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    • Oyster Bay [Nassau County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Asharoken
    • Estimated population in 2019: 298,391 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oyster Bay have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • North Hempstead [Nassau County]
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    • North Hempstead [Nassau County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Asharoken
    • Estimated population in 2019: 230,933 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Hempstead have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Hempstead
  • Bridgeport [Fairfield County]
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    • Bridgeport [Fairfield County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Asharoken
    • Estimated population in 2019: 144,399 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bridgeport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bridgeport<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bridgeport [Fairfield County]
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      • Bridgeport [Fairfield County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the northeast of Asharoken
      • Estimated population in 2019: 144,399 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bridgeport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Stamford [Fairfield County]
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      • Stamford [Fairfield County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Asharoken
      • Estimated population in 2019: 129,638 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stamford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stamford<6>
    • Stamford [Fairfield County]
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      • Stamford [Fairfield County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Asharoken
      • Estimated population in 2019: 129,638 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stamford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Smithtown [Suffolk County]
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      • Smithtown [Suffolk County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southeast of Asharoken
      • Estimated population in 2019: 116,022 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Smithtown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Norwalk [Fairfield County]
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      • Norwalk [Fairfield County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of Asharoken
      • Estimated population in 2019: 88,816 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwalk
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norwalk<6>
    • Norwalk [Fairfield County]
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      • Norwalk [Fairfield County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Asharoken
      • Estimated population in 2019: 88,816 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norwalk have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwalk

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

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Asharoken.

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

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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of New York

About Suffolk County

About New York

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: https://www.ny.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New York's counties, including Suffolk, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Asharoken.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Asharoken - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 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: 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       In this case, the coordinates for Asharoken have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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