Columbus, Ohio

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Columbus is the state capital and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Ohio.wikipedia
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Columbus is the state capital and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Ohio.
The state's capital and largest city is Columbus.

Columbus metropolitan area, Ohio

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It is the core city of the Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area, which encompasses ten counties.
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area is the metropolitan area centered on the U.S. city of Columbus, Ohio.

Midwestern United States

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This makes Columbus the second-most populous city in the Midwest (after Chicago, Illinois).
Other large Midwestern cities include (in order by population): Columbus, Indianapolis, Detroit, Milwaukee, Kansas City, Omaha, Minneapolis, Wichita, Cleveland, St. Paul, St. Louis, Cincinnati, Madison, and Des Moines.

Franklin County, Ohio

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Columbus is the county seat of Franklin County.
Its county seat is Columbus, the state capital and most populous city in Ohio.

Battelle Memorial Institute

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The metropolitan area is home to the Battelle Memorial Institute, the world's largest private research and development foundation; Chemical Abstracts Service, the world's largest clearinghouse of chemical information; NetJets, the world's largest fractional ownership jet aircraft fleet; and Ohio State University, one of the largest universities in the United States.
Battelle Memorial Institute (more widely known as simply Battelle) is a private nonprofit applied science and technology development company headquartered in Columbus, Ohio.

Chemical Abstracts Service

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The metropolitan area is home to the Battelle Memorial Institute, the world's largest private research and development foundation; Chemical Abstracts Service, the world's largest clearinghouse of chemical information; NetJets, the world's largest fractional ownership jet aircraft fleet; and Ohio State University, one of the largest universities in the United States.
CAS is located in Columbus, Ohio, United States.

List of United States cities by population

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With a population of 892,533 as of 2018 estimates, it is the 14th-most populous city in the United States and one of the fastest growing large cities in the nation.

L Brands

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As of 2018, the city has the headquarters of five corporations in the U.S. Fortune 500: American Electric Power, Cardinal Health, L Brands, Nationwide, and Big Lots, just out of the top 500.
L Brands, Inc. (formerly known as Limited Brands, Inc. and The Limited, Inc.) is an American fashion retailer based in Columbus, Ohio.

Scioto River

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Named for explorer Christopher Columbus, the city was founded in 1812, at the confluence of the Scioto and Olentangy rivers, and assumed the functions of state capital in 1816.
It rises in Auglaize County in west central Ohio, flows through Columbus, Ohio, where it collects its largest tributary, the Olentangy River, and meets the Ohio River at Portsmouth.

Big Lots

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As of 2018, the city has the headquarters of five corporations in the U.S. Fortune 500: American Electric Power, Cardinal Health, L Brands, Nationwide, and Big Lots, just out of the top 500.
Big Lots!, Inc. is an American retail company headquartered in Columbus, Ohio with over 1,400 stores in 47 states.

Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company

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As of 2018, the city has the headquarters of five corporations in the U.S. Fortune 500: American Electric Power, Cardinal Health, L Brands, Nationwide, and Big Lots, just out of the top 500.
Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company and affiliated companies is a group of large U.S. insurance and financial services companies based in Columbus, OH.

Franklinton, Columbus, Ohio

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An admirer of Benjamin Franklin, Sullivant chose to name his frontier village "Franklinton". Desiring to settle on a location, the state legislature considered Franklinton, Dublin, Worthington, and Delaware before compromising on a plan to build a new city in the state's center, near major transportation routes, primarily rivers.
Franklinton is a neighborhood in Columbus, Ohio.

Worthington, Ohio

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Desiring to settle on a location, the state legislature considered Franklinton, Dublin, Worthington, and Delaware before compromising on a plan to build a new city in the state's center, near major transportation routes, primarily rivers.
Worthington is a city in Franklin County, Ohio, United States, and is a northern suburb of the larger Columbus.

Chillicothe, Ohio

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After Ohio achieved statehood in 1803, political infighting among prominent Ohio leaders led to the state capital moving from Chillicothe to Zanesville and back again.
Located along the Scioto River 45 miles south of Columbus, Chillicothe was the first and third capital of Ohio.

Zanesville, Ohio

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After Ohio achieved statehood in 1803, political infighting among prominent Ohio leaders led to the state capital moving from Chillicothe to Zanesville and back again.
It is located 52 mi east of Columbus.

List of capitals in the United States

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Columbus is the state capital and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Ohio.

Dublin, Ohio

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Desiring to settle on a location, the state legislature considered Franklinton, Dublin, Worthington, and Delaware before compromising on a plan to build a new city in the state's center, near major transportation routes, primarily rivers.
Dublin is a suburb of Columbus, Ohio.

German Village

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A large Irish population settled in the north along Naghten Street (presently Nationwide Boulevard), while the Germans took advantage of the cheap land to the south, creating a community that came to be known as the Das Alte Südende (The Old South End).
German Village is a historic neighborhood in Columbus, Ohio, just south of downtown.

Capital University

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Columbus's German population constructed numerous breweries, Trinity Lutheran Seminary, and Capital University.
Capital University (Capital, Cap, or CU) is a private research university in Bexley, Ohio, a suburb of Columbus.

Delaware, Ohio

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Desiring to settle on a location, the state legislature considered Franklinton, Dublin, Worthington, and Delaware before compromising on a plan to build a new city in the state's center, near major transportation routes, primarily rivers.
It is located near the center of Ohio, is about 30 mi north of Columbus, and is part of the Columbus, Ohio Metropolitan Area.

Cleveland, Columbus and Cincinnati Railroad

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In 1850, the Columbus and Xenia Railroad became the first railroad into the city, followed by the Cleveland, Columbus and Cincinnati Railroad in 1851.
The Cleveland, Columbus and Cincinnati Railroad (CC&C) was a railroad that ran from Cleveland to Columbus in the U.S. state of Ohio in the United States.

Union Station (Columbus, Ohio)

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The two railroads built a joint Union Station on the east side of High Street just north of Naghten (then called North Public Lane).
Columbus Union Station and its predecessors served railroad passengers in Columbus, Ohio from February 27, 1850, until April 28, 1977.

Columbus and Xenia Railroad

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In 1850, the Columbus and Xenia Railroad became the first railroad into the city, followed by the Cleveland, Columbus and Cincinnati Railroad in 1851.
The Columbus and Xenia Railroad was a railroad which connected the city of Columbus, with the town of Xenia in the state of Ohio in the United States.

List of cities in Ohio

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Columbus is the state capital and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Ohio.

Camp Chase

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It housed 26,000 troops and held up to 9,000 Confederate prisoners of war at Camp Chase, at what is now the Hilltop neighborhood of west Columbus.
Camp Chase was a military staging and training camp established in Columbus, Ohio in May 1861 after the start of the American Civil War.