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Welcome to Ashland ...

Ashland is located in Wayne County<1>.

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

Ashland is 720 feet [219 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Ashland lies within the (931) area code.

Communities Also Named Ashland ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 56 communities that are also named Ashland - they are located in Alabama (2), California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Georgia (3), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (5), Kentucky, Louisiana (4), Maine, Maryland (2), Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Mississippi (4), Missouri (2), Montana, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York (2), North Carolina (3), Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Rhode Island, South Carolina (2), Texas, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Ashland ...

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

  • Hohenwald [Lewis County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hohenwald
    • Hohenwald [Lewis County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Ashland
    • Estimated population in 2018: 3,687 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hohenwald
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hohenwald<5>
  • Clifton [Wayne County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clifton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clifton
    • Clifton [Wayne County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Ashland
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,668 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clifton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clifton<5>
  • Waynesboro [Wayne County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waynesboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waynesboro
    • Waynesboro [Wayne County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Ashland
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,321 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waynesboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waynesboro<5>
  • Voorhies [Lewis County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Voorhies have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Voorhies
    • Voorhies [Lewis County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Ashland
    • Estimated population in 2014: 1,476 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Voorhies
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Collinwood [Wayne County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Collinwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Collinwood
      • Collinwood [Wayne County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Ashland
      • Estimated population in 2018: 944 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Collinwood
    • Linden [Perry County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Linden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Linden
      • Linden [Perry County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashland
      • Estimated population in 2018: 939 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Linden
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Linden<5>
    • Hornertown [Hickman County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hornertown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hornertown
      • Hornertown [Hickman County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Ashland
      • Estimated population in 2014: 412 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hornertown
    • Slickrock Ford [Wayne County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Slickrock Ford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Slickrock Ford
      • Slickrock Ford [Wayne County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the west of Ashland
      • Estimated population in 2014: 179 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Slickrock Ford
    • Flatwoods [Perry County]
    • Aetna [Hickman County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aetna
      • Aetna [Hickman County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Ashland
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aetna

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashland ...

Looking for more information about Ashland? 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 Ashland, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Ashland.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Tennessee

About Wayne County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Wayne County: www.waynecountytn.org/

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 Wayne, 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 - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ashland) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.4362, Longitude: -87.6675       In this case, the coordinates for Ashland 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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