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Welcome to Asherton ...

The city of Asherton is located in Dimmit County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Asherton has a population of 1,077 people<1> (see below for details).

Asherton is 530 feet [162 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Asherton lies within the (830) area code.

The ZIP code for Asherton: 78827<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Asherton had a population of 1,084 people (which is 10.84% of the total population of Dimmit County). This makes Asherton the county's 2nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,084 people, the population of Asherton decreased 19.23% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,342 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Asherton had an population of 1,077 people. This is a decrease of 0.65% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 19.75% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Asherton.

Communities near Asherton ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note 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
Population
DirDistance
Artesia Wells   [Map]   ---   E   31 miles [49.9 km]
Big Wells   [Map]   720   NE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Brundage   [Map]   ---   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Carrizo Hill   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Carrizo Springs   [Map]   5,542   NW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Catarina   [Map]   ---   SE   11 miles [17.7 km]

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

Communities Also Named Asherton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Asherton - it's located in Pennsylvania.

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

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 Asherton. 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 Asherton. 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 Asherton.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Asherton ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Texas

About Dimmit County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/

Footnotes ...

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

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

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Asherton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Asherton or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Asherton) 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 Asherton. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Asherton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Asherton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 28.4450, Longitude: -99.7618     [Map].

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