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Welcome to Ashton ...

Ashton is located in Noble County<1>.

Ashton is 790 feet [241 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Ashton lies within the (740) area code.

Adding Ashton to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Ashton 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 Ashton was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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

Communities Also Named Ashton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 31 communities that are also named Ashton - they are located in Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia (2), Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Maryland (2), Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri (2), Nebraska, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Ontario (3), Prince Edward Island, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Ashton ...

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

  • Byesville [Guernsey County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Byesville
    • Byesville [Guernsey County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the north of Ashton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,352 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Byesville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Byesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Byesville<5>
  • Woodsfield [Monroe County]
  • Caldwell [Noble County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Caldwell
    • Caldwell [Noble County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the northwest of Ashton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,712 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Caldwell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Caldwell<5>
  • Beverly [Washington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beverly
    • Beverly [Washington County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Ashton
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,332 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Beverly have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Beverly
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Beverly<5>
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    • Lowell [Washington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lowell
      • Lowell [Washington County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of Ashton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 531 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lowell have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lowell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lowell<5>
    • Quaker City [Guernsey County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Quaker City
      • Quaker City [Guernsey County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northeast of Ashton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 486 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quaker City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Quaker City<5>
    • Senecaville [Guernsey County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Senecaville
      • Senecaville [Guernsey County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the north of Ashton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 449 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Senecaville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Senecaville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Senecaville<5>
    • Pleasant City [Guernsey County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pleasant City
      • Pleasant City [Guernsey County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Ashton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 423 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant City have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pleasant City<5>
    • Cumberland [Guernsey County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cumberland
      • Cumberland [Guernsey County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northwest of Ashton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 349 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cumberland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cumberland<5>
    • Lore City [Guernsey County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lore City
      • Lore City [Guernsey County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the north of Ashton
      • Estimated population in 2019: 308 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lore City have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lore City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lore City<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 Ashton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ashton.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashton ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Noble County

About Ohio

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Noble, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ashton - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ashton) 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 Ashton. 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 AshtonOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.7141, Longitude: -81.4647    
<4>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.
<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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