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Welcome to Ashford ...

The Town of Ashford is located in Fond du Lac County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, the Town of Ashford has a population of 1,760 people<3> (see below for details).

Ashford is 1,010 feet [308 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Ashford lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Telephone area codes for Ashford: (920) & (274)<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Ashford had an population of 1,760 people. This is an increase of 0.74% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.73% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, the Town of Ashford had a population of 1,747 people. This makes Ashford the county's 12th most populous community.

The population of Ashford represents 0.03% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 501st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,747 people, the population of Ashford decreased 1.47% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,773 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Ashford.

Communities Also Named Ashford ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Ashford - they are located in Connecticut and New York.

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

Communities near Ashford ...

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

  • Fond du Lac [Fond du Lac County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fond du Lac
    • Fond du Lac [Fond du Lac County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Ashford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 43,263 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fond du Lac
  • West Bend [Washington County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Bend have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Bend
    • West Bend [Washington County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Ashford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 31,563 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Bend
  • Hartford [Washington County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hartford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hartford
    • Hartford [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Ashford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 15,445 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartford
  • Slinger [Washington County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Slinger have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Slinger
    • Slinger [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the south of Ashford
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,565 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Slinger
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • North Fond du Lac [Fond du Lac County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Fond du Lac have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Fond du Lac
      • North Fond du Lac [Fond du Lac County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Ashford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,081 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Fond du Lac
    • Mayville [Dodge County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mayville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mayville
      • Mayville [Dodge County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Ashford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,890 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mayville
    • Trenton [Washington County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Trenton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Trenton
      • Trenton [Washington County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the southeast of Ashford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,735 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Trenton
    • West Bend [Washington County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Bend have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Bend
      • West Bend [Washington County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Ashford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,726 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Bend
    • Taycheedah [Fond du Lac County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Taycheedah have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Taycheedah
      • Taycheedah [Fond du Lac County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the north of Ashford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,563 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Taycheedah
    • Kewaskum [Fond du Lac County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kewaskum have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kewaskum
      • Kewaskum [Fond du Lac County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southeast of Ashford
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,264 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kewaskum

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

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

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Wisconsin

About Fond du Lac County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Fond du Lac County: www.co.fond-du-lac.wi.us/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Wisconsin's counties, including Fond du Lac, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ashford.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ashford - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (274) is an overlay for area code (920).
<6>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- Ashford) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashford. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.5908, Longitude: -88.3409       In this case, the coordinates for Ashford have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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