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Welcome to Ashton ...

Ashton is located in Clark County<1>.

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

Ashton is 720 feet [219 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Ashton is within the (660) area code.

Communities Also Named Ashton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Missouri communities named Ashton: This one is located in Clark County and the other is located in Buchanan County.

Beyond Missouri, there are 31 communities that are also named Ashton - they are located in Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia (2), Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Louisiana, Maryland (2), Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario (3), Prince Edward Island, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Ashton ...

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

  • Kahoka [Clark County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kahoka have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kahoka
    • Kahoka [Clark County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Ashton
    • Estimated population for 2018: 2,039 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kahoka
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kahoka
  • Memphis [Scotland County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Memphis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Memphis
    • Memphis [Scotland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Ashton
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,860 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Memphis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Memphis
  • Donnellson [Lee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Donnellson
    • Donnellson [Lee County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Ashton
    • Estimated population for 2018: 857 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Donnellson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Donnellson
  • Farmington [Van Buren County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Farmington
    • Farmington [Van Buren County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Ashton
    • Estimated population for 2018: 618 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farmington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Farmington
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wayland [Clark County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wayland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wayland
      • Wayland [Clark County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Ashton
      • Estimated population for 2018: 501 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wayland
    • Bonaparte [Van Buren County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bonaparte have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bonaparte
      • Bonaparte [Van Buren County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Ashton
      • Estimated population for 2018: 404 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bonaparte
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bonaparte
    • Wyaconda [Clark County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wyaconda
      • Wyaconda [Clark County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Ashton
      • Estimated population for 2018: 213 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wyaconda
    • Cantril [Van Buren County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cantril have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cantril
      • Cantril [Van Buren County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Ashton
      • Estimated population for 2018: 206 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cantril
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cantril
    • Alexandria [Clark County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alexandria have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alexandria
      • Alexandria [Clark County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Ashton
      • Estimated population for 2018: 152 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alexandria
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alexandria
    • Rutledge [Knox County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rutledge
      • Rutledge [Knox County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Ashton
      • Estimated population for 2018: 111 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rutledge
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rutledge

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ashton ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ashton. 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 Clark, 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 Ashton - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ashton) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ashton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.4462, Longitude: -91.8077       In this case, the coordinates for Ashton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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