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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.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Ashland City has a population of 4,635 people<2> (see below for details).

Ashland City is 400 feet [122 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Ashland City, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

The area code for Ashland City: (615)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Ashland City had a population of 4,541 people (which is 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 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 2017 Census Estimates, Ashland City had an population of 4,635 people. This is an increase of 2.07% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 27.3% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Ashland City ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.

Community   2017
Cheap Hill   [Map]   ---   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Fairview   [Map]   8,763   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Forest Hills   [Map]   4,929   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Goodlettsville   [Map]   16,867   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 for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ashland City. 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 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 can read an overview with links that will help you 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 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 City, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Ashland City.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Tennessee

About Cheatham County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Ashland City:

The official website for Cheatham County:

The official website for State of Tennessee:

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 Ashland City.

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<3>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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<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 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: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ashland City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashland City. The point we use 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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