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Welcome to Ashland Heights ...

Ashland Heights is located in Pennington County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Ashland Heights: Ashland Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Ashland Heights is 3,160 feet [963 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Ashland Heights is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Ashland Heights lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Ashland Heights is within the (605) area code.

Communities near Ashland Heights ...

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

  • Rapid City [Pennington County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rapid City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rapid City
    • Rapid City [Pennington County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Ashland Heights
    • Estimated population in 2018: 75,443 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rapid City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rapid City<5>
  • Rapid Valley [Pennington County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rapid Valley
    • Rapid Valley [Pennington County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Ashland Heights
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 8,260 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rapid Valley
  • Summerset [Meade County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Summerset
    • Summerset [Meade County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Ashland Heights
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,671 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summerset
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Summerset<5>
  • Piedmont [Meade County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Piedmont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Piedmont
    • Piedmont [Meade County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashland Heights
    • Estimated population in 2018: 903 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Piedmont
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Piedmont<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • New Underwood [Pennington County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Underwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Underwood
      • New Underwood [Pennington County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Ashland Heights
      • Estimated population in 2018: 670 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Underwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Underwood<5>
    • Johnson Siding [Pennington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Johnson Siding
      • Johnson Siding [Pennington County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Ashland Heights
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 659 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Johnson Siding
    • Murphy [Pennington County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Murphy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Murphy
      • Murphy [Pennington County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the south of Ashland Heights
      • Estimated population in 2014: 482 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Murphy
    • South Canyon Country Estates [Pennington County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Canyon Country Estates have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Canyon Country Estates
      • South Canyon Country Estates [Pennington County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Ashland Heights
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 364 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Canyon Country Estates
    • Sioux Village [Pennington County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sioux Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sioux Village
      • Sioux Village [Pennington County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the west of Ashland Heights
      • Estimated population in 2014: 262 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sioux Village
    • Rockerville [Pennington County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockerville
      • Rockerville [Pennington County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Ashland Heights
      • Estimated population in 2014: 144 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockerville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockerville<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 Ashland Heights. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ashland Heights.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashland Heights ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for South Dakota

About Pennington County

About South Dakota

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Pennington County: www.co.pennington.sd.us/

The official website for State of South Dakota: sd.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of South Dakota's counties, including Pennington, 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 Ashland Heights - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Ashland Heights) 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 Ashland Heights. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ashland Heights

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashland Heights. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.1297, Longitude: -103.1252       In this case, the coordinates for Ashland Heights 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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