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The location of Asherton

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Welcome to Asherton ...

Asherton is located in Northumberland County.

Asherton is 500 feet [152 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Asherton is located in the (570) area code.

Communities near Asherton ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Danville   [Map]   4,618   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Kulpmont   [Map]   2,827   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Lewisburg   [Map]   5,699   N   11 miles [17.7 km]
Mifflinburg   [Map]   3,521   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Millersburg   [Map]   2,532   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Milton   [Map]   6,903   N   15 miles [24.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Asherton.

Communities Also Named Asherton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Asherton - it's located in Texas.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Asherton. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Asherton. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Asherton.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Asherton:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Asherton ...

Looking for more information about Asherton? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Asherton? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Asherton, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Asherton.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Asherton. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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About Northumberland County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Northumberland County: www.northumberlandco.org/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: www.state.pa.us/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Asherton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in Asherton. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Asherton) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Asherton. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.7881, Longitude: -76.8239     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Asherton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Asherton.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Asherton.