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Ashford is a town in Houston County, Alabama, United States. It is part of the Dothan, Alabama Metropolitan Statistical Area. For most of its history, it was a center for naval store production, pulpwood harvesting, and cotton agriculture.


Area: 6.1 sq miles (15.8 km²)
Population: 2,167 (2011)



Nearest Cities:


  • Avon, AL (1.6 miles)
  • Cowarts, AL (2.1 miles)
  • Webb, AL (2.4 miles
  • Gordon, AL (3.0 miles)
  • Cottonwood, AL (3.1 miles)
  • Kinsey, AL (3.1 miles)
  • Columbia, AL (3.2 miles)
  • Dothan, AL (3.3 miles, population 57,737)


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