Ashfield Franklin County, Massachusetts

Ashfield: Town in Massachusetts, United States

About

Ashfield is a town located in the county of Franklin in the U.S. state of Massachusetts. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,737 and a population density of 17 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,720 inhabitants.

The town was created 279 years ago in 1742.

Ashfield Quick Facts

Population : 1,720 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Massachusetts (United States)
County : Franklin County
Postal code : 01330
Phone Area Codes : 413
Area : 104.3 km2
Altitude : 1,243 feet / 379 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1743 (279 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−05:00
Local time : 17:38:03 (16th January 2022)
Density : 16 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -0.99% (2010-2020)
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Location of Ashfield on Massachusetts map.
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Ashfield Town Offices
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Geography

Ashfield is located at 42°31'35"N 72°47'18"W (42.5264700, -72.7884300).

Ashfield map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Ashfield decreased by 0.99% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,737 - census
2011 1,740 0.17% estimation process
2012 1,739 -0.06% estimation process
2013 1,736 -0.17% estimation process
2014 1,735 -0.06% estimation process
2015 1,731 -0.23% estimation process
2016 1,726 -0.29% estimation process
2017 1,730 0.23% estimation process
2018 1,728 -0.12% estimation process
2019 1,717 -0.64% estimation process
2020 1,720 0.17% estimation process

Ashfield zip code is 01330. County name: Franklin, County fips: 25011

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People born in Ashfield (18)

People born in Ashfield, including film director Cecil B. DeMille, politician Henry Clay Payne, psychologist G. Stanley Hall, .

List

  • Alvan Clark (American astronomer and artist (1804-1887)) he was born in 08/03/1804
  • William S. Clark (American chemist, botanist and college president (1826-1886)) he was born in 31/07/1826
  • Heman Allen (American lawyer and politician (1777-1844)) he was born in 14/06/1777
  • Cynthia Elbaum (American photojournalist) she was born in 19/03/1966
  • Edwin Romanzo Elmer (American artist (1850-1923)) he was born in 12/10/1850
  • Robert E. Clary (Brigadier general in the United States Army during the American Civil War) he was born in 21/03/1805
  • Samuel Parker (American missionary in Oregon Country) he was born in 23/04/1779
  • Henry Franklin Kilburn (architect) he was born in 20/02/1844
  • Dora Knowlton Ranous (American author, editor, translator) she was born in 01/01/1859
  • George Hall Baker (librarian, 1850-1911) he was born in 23/04/1850
  • Hiram Alden (American politician) he was born in 28/10/1792
  • Catharine Sargent Huntington (American actress and director (1887-1987)) she was born in 29/12/1887
  • Carrolle Elizabeth Markle (American botanist and botanical collector (1908-1996)) she was born in 08/01/1908
  • Thomas W. White he was born in 15/11/1805
  • Darius Marder he was born in 03/06/1974

Schools in Ashfield

College & universities near Ashfield, MA

Code Name City ZIP
165981 Greenfield Community College Greenfield (MA) 01301-9739

Stations (26)

Amtrak & bus stations near Ashfield, MA

Code Name Address Type
GFD John W. Olver Transit Center 12 Olive Street RAIL
NHT Union Station 170 Pleasant Street RAIL
AMM Amherst, Massachusetts 13 Railroad St. RAIL
PIT Joseph Scelsi Intermodal Transportation Center 1 Columbus Avenue RAIL
BRA Union Station 10 Vernon Rd RAIL

Post offices near Ashfield

Post Office Name City ZIP
Ashfield Post Office Ashfield (MA) 01330

Other cities in Franklin County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Franklin County , MA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Greenfield 17,241 City in Massachusetts, United States; county seat of Franklin County
Montague 8,203 Town in Massachusetts, United States
Orange 7,581 Town in Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States
Deerfield 5,049 Town in Massachusetts
Turners Falls 4,470 Census-designated place in Franklin County, Massachusetts
Sunderland 3,634 Town in Massachusetts
Northfield 2,958 Town in Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States
Bernardston 2,089 City in Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States of America
South Deerfield 1,880 Census-designated place in Franklin County, Massachusetts
Conway 1,875 Town in Franklin County, Massachusetts, USA
Buckland 1,851 City in Alaska, USA
Shelburne 1,840 Human settlement in Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States of America
Leverett 1,836 Town in Franklin County, Massachusetts, United States
Shutesbury 1,753 Town in Massachusetts
Erving 1,749 Town of the United States
Shelburne Falls 1,731 Census-designated place in Franklin County, Massachusetts

Distance to Other Cities

Ashfield distances to largest Massachusetts cities