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Welcome to Ashby ...

Ashby is located in Warren County.

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

Ashby is 590 feet [180 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Ashby is located in the (540) area code.

Communities Also Named Ashby ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Virginia communities named Ashby: This one is located in Warren County and the other is located in Cumberland County.

Beyond Virginia, there are 11 communities that are also named Ashby - they are located in Alabama, Indiana (2), Massachusetts, Minnesota, Nebraska, Nova Scotia, Tennessee, Texas and Washington.

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

Communities near Ashby ...

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

  • Petersburg [Fauquier County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Petersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Petersburg
    • Petersburg [Fauquier County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Ashby
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Petersburg
  • Winchester [Winchester City]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winchester have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winchester
    • Winchester [Winchester City] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the north of Ashby
    • Estimated population for 2018: 28,108 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winchester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winchester
  • Front Royal [Warren County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Front Royal
    • Front Royal [Warren County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Ashby
    • Estimated population for 2018: 15,221 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Front Royal
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Front Royal
  • Strasburg [Shenandoah County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Strasburg have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Strasburg
    • Strasburg [Shenandoah County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the west of Ashby
    • Estimated population for 2018: 6,658 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Strasburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Strasburg
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Berryville [Clarke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Berryville
      • Berryville [Clarke County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Ashby
      • Estimated population for 2018: 4,342 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Berryville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Berryville
    • Stephens City [Frederick County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stephens City have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stephens City
      • Stephens City [Frederick County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Ashby
      • Estimated population for 2018: 2,041 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stephens City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stephens City
    • Middletown [Frederick County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middletown have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middletown
      • Middletown [Frederick County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the west of Ashby
      • Estimated population for 2018: 1,382 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middletown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middletown
    • Boyce [Clarke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Boyce
      • Boyce [Clarke County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Ashby
      • Estimated population for 2018: 625 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Boyce
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Boyce
    • Toms Brook [Shenandoah County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Toms Brook have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Toms Brook
      • Toms Brook [Shenandoah County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the west of Ashby
      • Estimated population for 2018: 272 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Toms Brook
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Toms Brook
    • Armel [Frederick County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Armel
      • Armel [Frederick County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the north of Ashby
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Armel

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashby ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Warren County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Warren County: www.warrencountyva.net/

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 - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ashby) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashby. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0109, Longitude: -78.1353       In this case, the coordinates for Ashby have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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