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Welcome to Ashville ...

Ashville is located in Cambria County.

The location of Ashville has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Ashville has a population of 212 people<2> (see below for details).

Ashville is 1,650 feet [503 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Ashville: (814)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ashville had a population of 227 people. This makes Ashville the county's 29th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 227 people, the population of Ashville decreased 18.64% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 279 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Ashville had an population of 212 people. This is a decrease of 6.61% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 24.01% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Ashville.

Communities near Ashville ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Ashville and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Altoona   [Map]   44,098   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Barnesboro   [Map]   ---   NW   14 miles [22.5 km]
Bellwood   [Map]   1,746   E   11 miles [17.7 km]
Ebensburg   [Map]   3,123   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hollidaysburg   [Map]   5,767   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]
Nanty Glo   [Map]   2,538   W   16 miles [25.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Ashville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Ashville - they are located in Alabama, Florida, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Manitoba, New York, Ohio and Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ashville. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ashville. 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 Ashville.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashville ...

Looking for more information about Ashville? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Ashville, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Ashville.

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About Cambria County

About Pennsylvania

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cambria County: www.co.cambria.pa.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ashville.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ashville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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 from Point A (ie- Ashville) 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 Ashville. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ashville

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.5587, Longitude: -78.5497     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ashville have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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