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Welcome to Asbury ...

Asbury is located in Hamilton County<1>.

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

Asbury is 830 feet [253 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Asbury: (513)

Adding Asbury to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Asbury in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Asbury was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Asbury on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1901).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Asbury on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Asbury ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Ohio communities named Asbury: This one is located in Hamilton County and the other is located in Perry County.

Beyond Ohio, there are 33 communities that are also named Asbury - they are located in Alabama (4), Georgia (2), Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland (2), Minnesota, Missouri, New Jersey (2), New York (2), North Carolina (4), Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina (2), Tennessee (7) and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Asbury ...

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

  • Cincinnati [Hamilton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cincinnati
    • Cincinnati [Hamilton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Asbury
    • Estimated population in 2019: 303,940 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cincinnati
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cincinnati<5>
  • Covington [Kenton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Covington
    • Covington [Kenton County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Asbury
    • Estimated population in 2019: 40,341 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Covington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Covington<5>
  • Florence [Boone County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Florence
    • Florence [Boone County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Asbury
    • Estimated population in 2019: 33,004 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Florence
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Florence<5>
  • Independence [Kenton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Independence
    • Independence [Kenton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Asbury
    • Estimated population in 2019: 28,521 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Independence have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Independence
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Independence<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Norwood [Hamilton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norwood
      • Norwood [Hamilton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Asbury
      • Estimated population in 2019: 19,776 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norwood<5>
    • Erlanger [Kenton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Erlanger
      • Erlanger [Kenton County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Asbury
      • Estimated population in 2019: 19,246 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Erlanger
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Erlanger<5>
    • Forest Park [Hamilton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forest Park
      • Forest Park [Hamilton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Asbury
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,583 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forest Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forest Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forest Park<5>
    • Fort Thomas [Campbell County]
    • Newport [Campbell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newport
      • Newport [Campbell County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Asbury
      • Estimated population in 2019: 14,932 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newport<5>
    • Sharonville [Butler County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sharonville
      • Sharonville [Butler County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Asbury
      • Estimated population in 2019: 13,684 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sharonville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sharonville<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Asbury ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Hamilton County: www.hamilton-co.org/

The official website for State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Ohio's counties, including Hamilton, 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 Asbury - 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- Asbury) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Asbury. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0606, Longitude: -84.3422       In this case, the coordinates for Asbury 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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