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Welcome to Arkdell ...

Arkdell is located in Lauderdale County<1>.

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

Arkdell is 650 feet [198 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Arkdell: (256) and (938)<4>

Communities near Arkdell ...

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

  • Florence [Lauderdale County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Florence
    • Florence [Lauderdale County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Arkdell
    • Estimated population in 2018: 40,428 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Florence
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Florence<6>
  • Muscle Shoals [Colbert County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Muscle Shoals have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Muscle Shoals
    • Muscle Shoals [Colbert County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Arkdell
    • Estimated population in 2018: 14,263 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Muscle Shoals
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Muscle Shoals<6>
  • Liberty Grove [Lawrence County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liberty Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Liberty Grove
    • Liberty Grove [Lawrence County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northeast of Arkdell
    • Estimated population in 2014: 7,825 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Liberty Grove
  • Loretto [Lawrence County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loretto have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loretto
    • Loretto [Lawrence County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the north of Arkdell
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,779 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loretto
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Loretto<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Rogersville [Lauderdale County]
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      • Rogersville [Lauderdale County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Arkdell
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,231 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rogersville<6>
    • Corning [Wayne County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Corning have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Corning
      • Corning [Wayne County] was located 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Arkdell
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,210 people
    • Town Creek [Lawrence County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Town Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Town Creek
      • Town Creek [Lawrence County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Arkdell
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,046 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Town Creek
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Town Creek<6>
    • Killen [Lauderdale County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Killen have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Killen
      • Killen [Lauderdale County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Arkdell
      • Estimated population in 2018: 958 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Killen
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Killen<6>
    • Saint Joseph [Lawrence County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Joseph have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Joseph
      • Saint Joseph [Lawrence County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Arkdell
      • Estimated population in 2018: 811 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Joseph
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Joseph<6>
    • Leighton [Colbert County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leighton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leighton
      • Leighton [Colbert County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Arkdell
      • Estimated population in 2018: 709 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leighton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Leighton<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arkdell ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Lauderdale County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Arkdell. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Alabama's counties, including Lauderdale, 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 Arkdell - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (938) is an overlay for area code (256).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Arkdell) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arkdell. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.9598, Longitude: -87.4297       In this case, the coordinates for Arkdell have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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