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Welcome to Ashland City ...

The town of Ashland City is located in Cheatham County<1> 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).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Ashland City has a population of 4,767 people<3> (see below for details).

Ashland City is 400 feet [122 m] above sea level.<4>.

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).

Ashland City lies within the (615) area code.

Websites for Ashland City ...

Official Website: www.ashlandcity.net/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Ashland City had an population of 4,767 people. This is an increase of 4.98% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 30.93% since the 2000 Census).

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 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 (with a count of 3,641 people).

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

Communities near Ashland City ...

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

  • Nashville-Davidson [Davidson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nashville-Davidson came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nashville-Davidson
    • Nashville-Davidson [Davidson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southeast of Ashland City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 670,820 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nashville-Davidson
  • Cheap Hill [Cheatham County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cheap Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cheap Hill
    • Cheap Hill [Cheatham County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Ashland City
    • Estimated population in 2014: 173,778 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cheap Hill
  • Springfield [Robertson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Springfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springfield
    • Springfield [Robertson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northeast of Ashland City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 17,277 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Springfield<7>
  • Goodlettsville [Davidson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goodlettsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Goodlettsville
    • Goodlettsville [Davidson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the east of Ashland City
    • Estimated population in 2019: 16,798 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goodlettsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goodlettsville<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Fairview [Williamson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairview have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairview
      • Fairview [Williamson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the south of Ashland City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,146 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairview
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairview<7>
    • Greenbrier [Robertson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenbrier
      • Greenbrier [Robertson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northeast of Ashland City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,852 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenbrier
    • Green Hills [Davidson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Green Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Green Hills
      • Green Hills [Davidson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Ashland City
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 6,618 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green Hills
    • Forest Hills [Davidson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forest Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forest Hills
      • Forest Hills [Davidson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the southeast of Ashland City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,820 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forest Hills
    • Pleasant View [Cheatham County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant View have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pleasant View
      • Pleasant View [Cheatham County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the north of Ashland City
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,795 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant View
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pleasant View<7>
    • Madison [Davidson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madison have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Madison
      • Madison [Davidson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the east of Ashland City
      • Estimated population in 2014: 4,735 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madison
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madison<7>

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

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Ashland City.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ashland City. Our list includes 7 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Ashland City.

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.

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.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Ashland City: www.ashlandcity.net/

The official website for Cheatham County: www.cheathamcounty.net/

The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Tennessee's counties, including Cheatham, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ashland City.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ashland City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.
<6>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 (or directions), 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       In this case, the coordinates for Ashland City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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