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Welcome to Ashtola ...

Ashtola is located in Somerset County<1>.

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

Ashtola is 2,210 feet [674 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Ashtola is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

The area code for Ashtola: (814)

Communities Also Named Ashtola ...

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

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

Communities near Ashtola ...

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

  • Johnstown [Cambria County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Johnstown
    • Johnstown [Cambria County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashtola
    • Estimated population in 2018: 19,447 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johnstown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Johnstown<5>
  • Westmont [Cambria County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westmont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westmont
    • Westmont [Cambria County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashtola
    • Estimated population in 2018: 4,750 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westmont
  • Windber [Somerset County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Windber
    • Windber [Somerset County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashtola
    • Estimated population in 2018: 3,860 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windber
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Windber<5>
  • Nanty Glo [Cambria County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nanty Glo
    • Nanty Glo [Cambria County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Ashtola
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,513 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nanty Glo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nanty Glo<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Portage [Cambria County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Portage have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Portage
      • Portage [Cambria County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashtola
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,417 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Portage
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Portage<5>
    • Geistown [Cambria County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Geistown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Geistown
      • Geistown [Cambria County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashtola
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,279 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Geistown
    • Southmont [Cambria County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southmont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Southmont
      • Southmont [Cambria County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashtola
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,099 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southmont
    • Ferndale [Cambria County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ferndale have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ferndale
      • Ferndale [Cambria County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashtola
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,501 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ferndale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ferndale<5>
    • Boswell [Somerset County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Boswell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boswell
      • Boswell [Somerset County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Ashtola
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,189 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boswell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boswell<5>
    • Dale [Cambria County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dale
      • Dale [Cambria County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashtola
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,132 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dale

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashtola ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Pennsylvania

About Somerset County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Somerset County: www.co.somerset.pa.us/

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 Somerset, 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 Ashtola - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ashtola) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashtola. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.1970, Longitude: -78.7797       In this case, the coordinates for Ashtola 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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