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Welcome to Ash Grove ...

Ash Grove is located in Fairfax County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Ash Grove: Ash Grv.

Ash Grove is 400 feet [122 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Ash Grove lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Telephone area codes for Ash Grove: (703) & (571)<4>

Websites for Ash Grove ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.fccc.org/

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

Adding Ash Grove to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Ash Grove in the GNIS. For more information, see the Referenced GNIS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Ash Grove elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Ash Grove on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Ash Grove ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Ash Grove - they are located in Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Missouri, Nebraska and New York.

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

Communities near Ash Grove ...

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

  • Arlington [Arlington County]
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    • Arlington [Arlington County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Ash Grove
    • Population from the 2010 Census: 207,627 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arlington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arlington<6>
  • Alexandria [Alexandria City]
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    • Alexandria [Alexandria City] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the southeast of Ash Grove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 159,428 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alexandria
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alexandria<6>
  • Rockville [Montgomery County]
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    • Rockville [Montgomery County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Ash Grove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 68,079 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockville<6>
  • Gaithersburg [Montgomery County]
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    • Gaithersburg [Montgomery County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Ash Grove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 67,985 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gaithersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gaithersburg<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Manassas [Manassas City]
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      • Manassas [Manassas City] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Ash Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 41,085 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manassas<6>
    • College Park [Prince George's County]
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      • College Park [Prince George's County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the east of Ash Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 32,163 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for College Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on College Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for College Park<6>
    • Herndon [Fairfax County]
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      • Herndon [Fairfax County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the west of Ash Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 24,601 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Herndon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Herndon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Herndon<6>
    • Fairfax [Fairfax City]
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      • Fairfax [Fairfax City] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Ash Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 24,019 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairfax
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairfax<6>
    • Greenbelt [Prince George's County]
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      • Greenbelt [Prince George's County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the east of Ash Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 23,224 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenbelt have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenbelt
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenbelt<6>
    • Hyattsville [Prince George's County]
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      • Hyattsville [Prince George's County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Ash Grove
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,230 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hyattsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hyattsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hyattsville<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ash Grove ...

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

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About Fairfax County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Fairfax County: www.co.fairfax.va.us/

The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Virginia's counties, including Fairfax, 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 Ash Grove - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (571) is an overlay for area code (703).
<5>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 from Point A (ie- Ash Grove) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ash Grove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.9284, Longitude: -77.2414       In this case, the coordinates for Ash Grove have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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