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Welcome to Ash ...

Ash is located in Mason County<1>.

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

Ash is 890 feet [271 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Ash: (304) & (681)<4>

Communities Also Named Ash ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Ash - they are located in California, Georgia, Maryland, Michigan (3), Minnesota, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio (2), Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas (2) and Washington.

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

Communities near Ash ...

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

  • Point Pleasant [Mason County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Point Pleasant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Point Pleasant
    • Point Pleasant [Mason County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the west of Ash
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,062 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Point Pleasant
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Point Pleasant<6>
  • Ravenswood [Jackson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ravenswood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ravenswood
    • Ravenswood [Jackson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Ash
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,643 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ravenswood
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ravenswood<6>
  • Gallipolis [Gallia County]
  • Ripley [Jackson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ripley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ripley
    • Ripley [Jackson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the east of Ash
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,159 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ripley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ripley<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Middleport [Meigs County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Middleport have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Middleport
      • Middleport [Meigs County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Ash
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,408 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Middleport
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Middleport<6>
    • Pomeroy [Meigs County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pomeroy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pomeroy
      • Pomeroy [Meigs County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Ash
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,757 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pomeroy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pomeroy<6>
    • New Haven [Mason County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Haven have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Haven
      • New Haven [Mason County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the north of Ash
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,464 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Haven
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Haven<6>
    • Buffalo [Putnam County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buffalo
      • Buffalo [Putnam County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the south of Ash
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,260 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Buffalo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Buffalo<6>
    • Mason [Mason County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mason have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mason
      • Mason [Mason County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Ash
      • Estimated population in 2019: 936 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mason
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mason<6>
    • Syracuse [Meigs County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Syracuse have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Syracuse
      • Syracuse [Meigs County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of Ash
      • Estimated population in 2019: 816 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Syracuse
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Syracuse<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ash ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of West Virginia's counties, including Mason, 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 Ash - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).
<5>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 from Point A (ie- Ash) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ash. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.8326, Longitude: -81.9735       In this case, the coordinates for Ash have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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