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Welcome to Ashmere ...

Ashmere is located in Albemarle County<1>.

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

Ashmere is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities near Ashmere ...

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

  • Charlottesville [Charlottesville City]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Charlottesville
    • Charlottesville [Charlottesville City] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashmere
    • Estimated population for 2018: 48,117 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charlottesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charlottesville
  • Gordonsville [Louisa County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gordonsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gordonsville
    • Gordonsville [Louisa County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Ashmere
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,605 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gordonsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gordonsville
  • Scottsville [Albemarle County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scottsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scottsville
    • Scottsville [Albemarle County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Ashmere
    • Estimated population for 2018: 615 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scottsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scottsville
  • Belmont [Charlottesville City]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belmont
    • Belmont [Charlottesville City] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashmere
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lake Monticello [Fluvanna County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Monticello have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Monticello
      • Lake Monticello [Fluvanna County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Ashmere
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Monticello
    • Locust Grove [Charlottesville City]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Locust Grove
      • Locust Grove [Charlottesville City] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashmere
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Locust Grove
    • Barracks [Albemarle County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barracks have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barracks
      • Barracks [Albemarle County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashmere
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    • Commonwealth [Albemarle County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Commonwealth have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Commonwealth
      • Commonwealth [Albemarle County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashmere
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Commonwealth
    • Huntington Village [Albemarle County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntington Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huntington Village
      • Huntington Village [Albemarle County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashmere
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntington Village
    • Monacan Town [Albemarle County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monacan Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monacan Town
      • Monacan Town [Albemarle County] was located 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Ashmere

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashmere ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Albemarle County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Albemarle County: www.albemarle.org/

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 Albemarle, 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 Ashmere - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ashmere) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashmere. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.9821, Longitude: -78.4047       In this case, the coordinates for Ashmere have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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