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Boston is an unincorporated community in southern Barton County, Missouri. It is about halfway between Lamar and Jasper. It is about one mile northeast of the intersection of U.S. Route 71 and Route 126 on county roads. It once had a post office, but mail is now delivered from Lamar.

A post office called Boston was established in 1891, and remained in operation until 1971. The community is named after Boston, Massachusetts.

Coordinates: 37°24′46″N 94°16′54″W / 37.4128°N 94.2817°W / 37.4128; -94.2817

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