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Ashburn, Virginia

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The location of Ashburn

Welcome to Ashburn ...

Ashburn is located in Loudoun County.

The location of Ashburn has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Ashburn is 290 feet [88 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Communities near Ashburn ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Ashburn and not the distance if you are going to drive.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Gaithersburg (MD)   [Map]   68,710   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Poolesville (MD)   [Map]   5,269   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Rockville (MD)   [Map]   68,401   E   18 miles [29 km]
Fairfax   [Map]   24,097   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Herndon   [Map]   24,532   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Leesburg   [Map]   54,215   NW   5 miles [8 km]

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

Communities Also Named Ashburn ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Ashburn - they are located in Georgia (3), Illinois, Missouri, Ontario and Tennessee.

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

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 Ashburn. 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 Ashburn. 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 Ashburn.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashburn ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ashburn) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Ashburn. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ashburn

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashburn. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0437, Longitude: -77.4875     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Ashburn have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ashburn.

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