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Welcome to Ashford ...

The Town of Ashford is located in Cattaraugus County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, the Town of Ashford has a population of 2,046 people<2> (see below for details).

Ashford is 1,380 feet [421 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Ashford: (716)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Ashford had an population of 2,046 people. This is a decrease of 4.03% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.96% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Ashford had a population of 2,132 people. This makes Ashford the county's 13th most populous community.

The population of Ashford represents 0.01% of the total population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 877th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,132 people, the population of Ashford decreased 4.09% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,223 people).

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

Communities Also Named Ashford ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Ashford - they are located in Connecticut and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Ashford ...

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

  • Concord [Erie County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Concord have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Concord
    • Concord [Erie County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashford
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Concord
  • Boston [Erie County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boston have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boston
    • Boston [Erie County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the north of Ashford
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boston
  • Eden [Erie County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Eden have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Eden
    • Eden [Erie County] lies 18 miles [29 km] to the northwest of Ashford
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eden
  • Collins [Erie County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Collins have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Collins
    • Collins [Erie County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the west of Ashford
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Collins
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Salamanca [Cattaraugus County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Salamanca have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salamanca
      • Salamanca [Cattaraugus County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the south of Ashford
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salamanca
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salamanca
    • Springville [Erie County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Springville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springville
      • Springville [Erie County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the north of Ashford
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Springville
    • Arcade [Wyoming County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arcade have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arcade
      • Arcade [Wyoming County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northeast of Ashford
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arcade
    • Yorkshire [Cattaraugus County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Yorkshire have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Yorkshire
      • Yorkshire [Cattaraugus County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the northeast of Ashford
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Yorkshire
    • North Collins [Erie County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Collins have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Collins
      • North Collins [Erie County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the northwest of Ashford
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Collins
    • Holland [Erie County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Holland have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Holland
      • Holland [Erie County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northeast of Ashford
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Holland

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashford ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Cattaraugus County

About New York

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cattaraugus County: www.co.cattaraugus.ny.us/

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

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.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ashford.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ashford - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ashford) 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 Ashford. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ashford

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.4401, Longitude: -78.6442       In this case, the coordinates for Ashford have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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