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Welcome to Ashcom ...

Ashcom is located in Bedford County<1>.

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

Ashcom is 1,070 feet [326 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Ashcom is located in the (814) area code.

Websites for Ashcom ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.bedfordcountychamber.org/

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

Communities near Ashcom ...

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

  • Bedford [Bedford County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bedford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bedford
    • Bedford [Bedford County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the west of Ashcom
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,707 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bedford
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bedford<5>
  • Everett [Bedford County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Everett have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Everett
    • Everett [Bedford County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Ashcom
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,731 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Everett
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Everett<5>
  • Saxton [Bedford County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saxton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saxton
    • Saxton [Bedford County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Ashcom
    • Estimated population in 2018: 691 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saxton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saxton<5>
  • Broad Top City [Huntingdon County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Broad Top City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Broad Top City
    • Broad Top City [Huntingdon County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Ashcom
    • Estimated population in 2018: 450 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Broad Top City
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Schellsburg [Bedford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Schellsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Schellsburg
      • Schellsburg [Bedford County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Ashcom
      • Estimated population in 2018: 320 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Schellsburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Schellsburg<5>
    • Manns Choice [Bedford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manns Choice have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manns Choice
      • Manns Choice [Bedford County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Ashcom
      • Estimated population in 2018: 287 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manns Choice
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manns Choice<5>
    • Woodbury [Bedford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodbury have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodbury
      • Woodbury [Bedford County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Ashcom
      • Estimated population in 2018: 266 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodbury
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodbury<5>
    • Hopewell [Bedford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hopewell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hopewell
      • Hopewell [Bedford County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Ashcom
      • Estimated population in 2018: 241 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hopewell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hopewell<5>
    • Pleasantville [Bedford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasantville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pleasantville
      • Pleasantville [Bedford County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashcom
      • Estimated population in 2018: 203 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasantville
    • Dudley [Huntingdon County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dudley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dudley
      • Dudley [Huntingdon County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Ashcom
      • Estimated population in 2018: 181 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dudley

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashcom ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Pennsylvania

About Bedford County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Bedford, 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 Ashcom - 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' (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- Ashcom) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashcom. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0037, Longitude: -78.4192       In this case, the coordinates for Ashcom 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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