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Welcome to Ash ...

Ash is located in Monroe County<1>.

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

Ash is 800 feet [244 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Adding Ash to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Ash in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Ash elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Ash on our Genealogy Page.

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, North Carolina, Ohio (2), Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas (2), Washington and West Virginia.

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.

  • Moberly [Randolph County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moberly
    • Moberly [Randolph County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Ash
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,615 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moberly
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moberly<5>
  • Macon [Macon County]
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    • Macon [Macon County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Ash
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,341 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Macon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Macon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Macon<5>
  • Shelbina [Shelby County]
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    • Shelbina [Shelby County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Ash
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,589 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shelbina have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shelbina
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shelbina<5>
  • Huntsville [Randolph County]
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    • Huntsville [Randolph County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Ash
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,507 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huntsville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Paris [Monroe County]
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      • Paris [Monroe County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Ash
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,167 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Paris have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paris
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Paris<5>
    • Sturgeon [Boone County]
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      • Sturgeon [Boone County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Ash
      • Estimated population in 2019: 947 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sturgeon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sturgeon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sturgeon<5>
    • Clarence [Shelby County]
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      • Clarence [Shelby County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Ash
      • Estimated population in 2019: 750 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clarence have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clarence
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clarence<5>
    • Higbee [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Higbee
      • Higbee [Randolph County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Ash
      • Estimated population in 2019: 550 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Higbee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Higbee
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Higbee<5>
    • Madison [Monroe County]
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      • Madison [Monroe County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Ash
      • Estimated population in 2019: 541 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Madison have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Madison
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Madison<5>
    • Clark [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clark
      • Clark [Randolph County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Ash
      • Estimated population in 2019: 290 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clark have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clark

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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in Missouri

About Monroe County

About Missouri

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 Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Missouri's counties, including Monroe, 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>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn 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: 39.5150, Longitude: -92.2899       In this case, the coordinates for Ash have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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