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Arnett, Oklahoma
(Ellis County)

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Welcome to Arnett ...

The town of Arnett is located in Ellis County and is the County Seat for Ellis County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2015, Arnett has a population of 532 people<1> (see below for details).

Arnett is 2,450 feet [747 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the altitude of Arnett is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Arnett is within the (580) area code.

The ZIP code for Arnett: 73832<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Arnett had a population of 524 people (which is 12.62% of the total population of Ellis County). This makes Arnett the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Arnett represents 0.01% of the total population of Oklahoma (which has 3,751,351 people), making it the state's 310th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 524 people, the population of Arnett has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 520 people).

Taken from the 2015 Census Estimates, Arnett had an population of 532 people. This is an increase of 1.53% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.31% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Arnett.

Communities near Arnett ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Arnett and not the distance if you drove it.<4>.

Community   2015
Camargo   [Map]   186   E   28 miles [45.1 km]
Catesby   [Map]   ---   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Crawford   [Map]   ---   S   21 miles [33.8 km]
Durham   [Map]   ---   SW   21 miles [33.8 km]
Fargo   [Map]   375   NE   18 miles [29 km]
Gage   [Map]   443   N   12 miles [19.3 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Arnett.

Communities Also Named Arnett ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Oklahoma communities named Arnett: This one is located in Ellis County and the other is located in Harmon County.

Beyond Oklahoma, there are 10 communities that are also named Arnett - they are located in Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Missouri, New York, Texas (2) and West Virginia (2).

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Arnett. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Arnett. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Arnett.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Arnett:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arnett ...

Looking for more information about Arnett? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Arnett, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Arnett.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Arnett. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Arnett.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Arnett - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Arnett). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Arnett or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Arnett. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Arnett) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Arnett. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Arnett

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arnett. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1349, Longitude: -99.7700     [Map].

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Arnett.


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