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Welcome to Ashmore ...

Ashmore is located in Gaines County<1>.

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

Ashmore is 3,160 feet [963 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the altitude of Ashmore is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Note: If you travel west from Ashmore, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).

Communities Also Named Ashmore ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Ashmore - they are located in Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Michigan, Nova Scotia and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Ashmore ...

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

  • Brownfield [Terry County]
  • Seagraves [Gaines County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seagraves
    • Seagraves [Gaines County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Ashmore
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,936 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seagraves have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seagraves
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seagraves<5>
  • Wellman [Terry County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wellman
    • Wellman [Terry County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashmore
    • Estimated population in 2019: 203 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wellman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wellman
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wellman<5>
  • White City [Gaines County] - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White City
    • White City [Gaines County] was located 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Ashmore
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Loop [Gaines County]
    • Welch [Dawson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Welch
      • Welch [Dawson County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of Ashmore
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Welch have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Welch
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Welch<5>
    • Lamesa [Dawson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lamesa
      • Lamesa [Dawson County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Ashmore
      • Estimated population in 2019: 9,147 people
      • Lamesa has also been known as:
      • La Mesa
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lamesa
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lamesa<5>
    • Los Ybanez [Dawson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Los Ybanez
      • Los Ybanez [Dawson County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Ashmore
      • Estimated population in 2019: 19 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Los Ybanez have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Los Ybanez
    • Seminole [Gaines County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seminole
      • Seminole [Gaines County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<4> to the southwest of Ashmore
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,815 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seminole
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seminole<5>
    • O'Donnell [Lynn County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for O'Donnell
      • O'Donnell [Lynn County] lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<4> to the east of Ashmore
      • Estimated population in 2019: 837 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for O'Donnell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on O'Donnell

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashmore ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Texas

About Gaines County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Gaines, 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 Ashmore - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ashmore) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashmore. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.9154, Longitude: -102.2785       In this case, the coordinates for Ashmore 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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