Place:Ashland, Boone, Missouri, United States

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NameAshland
TypeCity
Coordinates38.773°N 92.258°W
Located inBoone, Missouri, United States
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Ashland is a city in Boone County, Missouri, United States. Ashland is part of the Columbia, Missouri Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 3,707 at the 2010 census. Ashland was named after Kentucky Congressman Henry Clay’s estate in Lexington, Kentucky. Clay was instrumental in the Missouri Compromise of 1820, which allowed Missouri's admission as the 24th state.

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