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Welcome to Ashland ...

Ashland is located in Cayuga County<1>.

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

Ashland is 710 feet [216 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Ashland lies within the (315) area code.

Websites for Ashland ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.cayugacountychamber.com/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Ashland, the following might be of interest:

Communities Also Named Ashland ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two New York communities named Ashland: This one is located in Cayuga County and the other is located in Greene County.

Beyond New York, there are 56 communities that are also named Ashland - they are located in Alabama (2), California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia (3), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (5), Kentucky, Louisiana (4), Maine, Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Mississippi (4), Missouri (2), Montana, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina (3), Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Rhode Island, South Carolina (2), Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Ashland ...

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

  • Auburn (12 miles [19.3 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Auburn
    • Auburn lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Ashland and is located in Cayuga County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,915 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Auburn
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Auburn<5>
  • Onondaga (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Onondaga
    • Onondaga lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Ashland and is located in Onondaga County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,295 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Onondaga have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Onondaga
  • Cortland (18 miles [29 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cortland
    • Cortland lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Ashland and is located in Cortland County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,455 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cortland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cortland<5>
  • Lansing (13 miles [20.9 km] to the south)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lansing
    • Lansing lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Ashland and is located in Tompkins County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,767 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lansing have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lansing
  • Seneca Falls (18 miles [29 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seneca Falls
    • Seneca Falls lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashland and is located in Seneca County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,615 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seneca Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seneca Falls
  • Skaneateles (12 miles [19.3 km] to the north)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Skaneateles
    • Skaneateles lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Ashland and is located in Onondaga County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,193 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Skaneateles have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Skaneateles
  • Seneca Falls (19 miles [30.6 km] to the northwest)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seneca Falls
    • Seneca Falls lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashland and is located in Seneca County
    • Estimated population in 2012: 6,677 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seneca Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seneca Falls
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seneca Falls<5>
  • Homer (17 miles [27.4 km] to the east)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Homer
    • Homer lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Ashland and is located in Cortland County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,133 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Homer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Homer
  • Marcellus (15 miles [24.1 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marcellus
    • Marcellus lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Ashland and is located in Onondaga County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,020 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marcellus have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marcellus
  • Groton (13 miles [20.9 km] to the southeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Groton
    • Groton lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Ashland and is located in Tompkins County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,612 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Groton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Groton

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashland ...

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

Recent Changes to RoadsideThoughts ...

Mentions & References for Ashland

The Communities of New York

About Cayuga County

About New York

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

The official website for Cayuga County: www.co.cayuga.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 Cayuga, 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 Ashland - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Ashland) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.7628, Longitude: -76.4780       In this case, the coordinates for Ashland 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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