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Welcome to Ashwood ...

Ashwood is located in Rutherford County<1>.

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

Ashwood is 540 feet [165 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you leave Ashwood and travel south, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Websites for Ashwood ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.rutherfordchamber.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Ashwood, the following might be of interest:

Communities Also Named Ashwood ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Tennessee communities named Ashwood: This one is located in Rutherford County and the other is located in Maury County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 14 communities that are also named Ashwood - they are located in Georgia, Indiana, Louisiana, Mississippi (2), New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia and Washington.

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

Communities near Ashwood ...

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

  • Nashville [Davidson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nashville
    • Nashville [Davidson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Ashwood
    • Estimated population in 2014: 644,014 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nashville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nashville<5>
  • Murfreesboro [Rutherford County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Murfreesboro
    • Murfreesboro [Rutherford County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Ashwood
    • Estimated population in 2018: 141,344 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Murfreesboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Murfreesboro<5>
  • Hendersonville [Sumner County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hendersonville
    • Hendersonville [Sumner County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashwood
    • Estimated population in 2018: 57,576 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hendersonville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hendersonville<5>
  • Smyrna [Rutherford County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smyrna
    • Smyrna [Rutherford County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Ashwood
    • Estimated population in 2018: 50,775 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smyrna
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smyrna<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Brentwood [Williamson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brentwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brentwood
      • Brentwood [Williamson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Ashwood
      • Estimated population in 2018: 42,502 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brentwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brentwood<5>
    • La Vergne [Rutherford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Vergne
      • La Vergne [Rutherford County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Ashwood
      • Estimated population in 2018: 35,819 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Vergne
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for La Vergne<5>
    • Mount Juliet [Wilson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Juliet have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Juliet
      • Mount Juliet [Wilson County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Ashwood
      • Estimated population in 2018: 35,725 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mount Juliet
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mount Juliet<5>
    • Lebanon [Wilson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lebanon
      • Lebanon [Wilson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Ashwood
      • Estimated population in 2018: 35,050 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lebanon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lebanon<5>
    • Morrow [Rutherford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morrow have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morrow
      • Morrow [Rutherford County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the west of Ashwood
      • Estimated population in 2014: 29,304 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morrow
    • Marvel [Davidson County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marvel have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marvel
      • Marvel [Davidson County] was located 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashwood
      • Estimated population in 2014: 11,322 people

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashwood ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Tennessee

About Rutherford County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Rutherford County: www.rutherfordcounty.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 Rutherford, 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 Ashwood - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ashwood) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashwood. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.0653, Longitude: -86.4630       In this case, the coordinates for Ashwood 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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