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Welcome to Arkwright ...
The location of Arkwright has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Arkwright, you might consider that their post office opened in 1909.
Arkwright is 450 feet [137 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Arkwright lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Arkwright: (205)
Communities Also Named Arkwright ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 5 communities that are also named Arkwright - they are located in Georgia, New York, Ontario, Rhode Island and South Carolina.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Arkwright.
Communities near Arkwright ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Arkwright.
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 Arkwright. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Arkwright.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Arkwright. 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 Arkwright.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Arkwright. See our Newspapers Page for Arkwright.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arkwright ...
Looking for more information about Arkwright? 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 Arkwright, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Arkwright.
Adding Arkwright to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Arkwright in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Arkwright was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<6>
For more details, see References and Mentions for Arkwright.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Arkwright. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Shelby County: www.shelbycountyalabama.com/
The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 05 Sep 2023