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Ashland City, Tennessee

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Welcome to Ashland City ...

The town of Ashland City is located in Cheatham County and is the County Seat for Cheatham County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Ashland City has a population of 4,641 people<1> (see below for details).

Ashland City is 400 feet [122 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Ashland City lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Ashland City: (615)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ashland City had a population of 4,541 people (or 11.61% of the total population of Cheatham County). This makes Ashland City the county's most populous community.

The population of Ashland City represents 0.07% of the total population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 103rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,541 people, the population of Ashland City increased 24.72% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,641 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Ashland City had an population of 4,641 people. This is an increase of 2.2% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 27.46% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Ashland City.

Communities near Ashland City ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Ashland City and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2016
Cheap Hill   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Fairview   [Map]   8,529   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Forest Hills   [Map]   4,993   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Goodlettsville   [Map]   16,950   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Green Hills   [Map]   ---   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Greenbrier   [Map]   ---   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

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 Ashland City. 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 Ashland City. 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 Ashland City. Our list includes 7 papers.

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

Websites for Ashland City ...

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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashland City ...

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

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) Ashland City. 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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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ashland City.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ashland City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance beginning in Ashland City. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ashland City) 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 City. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ashland City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashland City. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.2559, Longitude: -87.0415     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ashland City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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 Ashland City.