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Ashby, Washington

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Welcome to Ashby ...

Ashby is located in Adams County<1>.

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

Ashby is 1,820 feet [555 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Ashby lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Ashby lies within the (509) area code.

Communities Also Named Ashby ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Ashby - they are located in Alabama, Indiana (2), Massachusetts, Minnesota, Nebraska, Nova Scotia, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia (2).

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.

  • Ritzville [Adams County]
  • Sprague [Lincoln County]
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    • Sprague [Lincoln County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Ashby
    • Estimated population in 2019: 460 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sprague<5>
  • Lamont [Whitman County]
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    • Lamont [Whitman County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Ashby
    • Estimated population in 2019: 74 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lamont<5>
  • Mohler [Lincoln County]
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    • Mohler [Lincoln County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashby
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    • Endicott [Whitman County]
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      • Endicott [Whitman County] lies 23 miles [37 km]<4> to the southeast of Ashby
      • Estimated population in 2019: 305 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Endicott<5>
    • Saint John [Whitman County]
    • Edwall [Lincoln County]
    • Harrington [Lincoln County]
    • LaCrosse [Whitman County]
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      • LaCrosse [Whitman County] lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<4> to the south of Ashby
      • Estimated population in 2019: 319 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for LaCrosse<5>
    • Bluestem [Lincoln County]
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      • Bluestem [Lincoln County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<4> to the north of Ashby
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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. 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 ...

Visit our Community Index for Washington

About Adams County

About Washington

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.

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including Adams, 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 Ashby - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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: 47.1521, Longitude: -118.0677       In this case, the coordinates for Ashby have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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