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Welcome to Ashokan ...

Ashokan is located in Ulster County<1>.

Ashokan is 660 feet [201 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Websites for Ashokan ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.ulsterchamber.org/

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

Communities near Ashokan ...

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

  • Kingston [Ulster County]
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    • Kingston [Ulster County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the east of Ashokan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 22,793 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kingston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kingston<4>
  • Hyde Park [Dutchess County]
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    • Hyde Park [Dutchess County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the southeast of Ashokan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 20,847 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hyde Park have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hyde Park
  • Saugerties [Ulster County]
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    • Saugerties [Ulster County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Ashokan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 19,008 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saugerties have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saugerties
  • New Paltz [Ulster County]
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    • New Paltz [Ulster County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the south of Ashokan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,036 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Paltz have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Paltz
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ulster [Ulster County]
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      • Ulster [Ulster County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the east of Ashokan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,598 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ulster have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ulster
    • Wawarsing [Ulster County]
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      • Wawarsing [Ulster County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southwest of Ashokan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 12,580 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wawarsing have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wawarsing
    • Red Hook [Dutchess County]
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      • Red Hook [Dutchess County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the east of Ashokan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,124 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Hook have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red Hook
    • Lloyd [Ulster County]
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      • Lloyd [Ulster County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southeast of Ashokan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 10,518 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lloyd have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lloyd
    • Esopus [Ulster County]
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      • Esopus [Ulster County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Ashokan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 8,711 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Esopus have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Esopus
    • Rhinebeck [Dutchess County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rhinebeck
      • Rhinebeck [Dutchess County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the east of Ashokan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,813 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rhinebeck have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rhinebeck

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashokan ...

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

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About Ulster County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Ulster County: www.co.ulster.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 Ulster, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ashokan - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Ashokan) 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 Ashokan. 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 Ashokan

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashokan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9755, Longitude: -74.1970    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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