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Welcome to Ashby Heights ...

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

A typical abbreviation for Ashby Heights: Ashby Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Ashby Heights is 1,440 feet [439 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Ashby Heights lies within the (540) area code.

Communities near Ashby Heights ...

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

  • Bridgewater [Rockingham County]
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    • Bridgewater [Rockingham County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the west of Ashby Heights
    • Estimated population for 2018: 6,106 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bridgewater
  • Broadway [Rockingham County]
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    • Broadway [Rockingham County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Ashby Heights
    • Estimated population for 2018: 3,941 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Broadway
  • Elkton [Rockingham County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elkton have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Elkton [Rockingham County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the east of Ashby Heights
    • Estimated population for 2018: 2,881 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elkton
  • Grottoes [Augusta County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grottoes have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Grottoes [Augusta County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the south of Ashby Heights
    • Estimated population for 2018: 2,839 people
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Timberville [Rockingham County]
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      • Timberville [Rockingham County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the north of Ashby Heights
      • Estimated population for 2018: 2,678 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Timberville
    • Shenandoah [Page County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shenandoah have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shenandoah
      • Shenandoah [Page County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the east of Ashby Heights
      • Estimated population for 2018: 2,339 people
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    • New Market [Shenandoah County]
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      • New Market [Shenandoah County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northeast of Ashby Heights
      • Estimated population for 2018: 2,248 people
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    • Dayton [Rockingham County]
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      • Dayton [Rockingham County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the west of Ashby Heights
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,625 people
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    • Mount Crawford [Rockingham County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Crawford have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mount Crawford
      • Mount Crawford [Rockingham County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southwest of Ashby Heights
      • Estimated population for 2018: 456 people
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    • North River [Rockingham County]
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      • North River [Rockingham County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the southwest of Ashby Heights
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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 Ashby Heights. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ashby Heights.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashby Heights ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ashby Heights - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Ashby Heights) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashby Heights. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4176, Longitude: -78.8636       In this case, the coordinates for Ashby Heights have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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