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Welcome to Arrington ...

Arrington is located in Sumter County<1>.


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


Arrington is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Arrington: (205) & (659)<4>

Communities Also Named Arrington ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 5 communities that are also named Arrington - they are located in Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Tennessee and Virginia.

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

Communities near Arrington ...

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

  • Demopolis
    (16 miles [25.7 km] to the east)
  • Livingston
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the northwest)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Livingston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Livingston
    • Livingston is located in Sumter County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,135 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Livingston <5>
  • York
    (10 miles [16.1 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for York
    • York is located in Sumter County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,218 people
    • Former names for York:
    • New York Station
    • York Station
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for York <5>
  • Forkland
    (17 miles [27.4 km] to the northeast)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forkland
    • Forkland is located in Greene County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 583 people
  • Epes
    (14 miles [22.5 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Epes have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Epes
    • Epes is located in Sumter County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 326 people
  • Cuba
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the west)
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cuba
    • Cuba is located in Sumter County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 287 people
  • Boligee
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the north)
  • Pennington
    (19 miles [30.6 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pennington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pennington
    • Pennington is located in Choctaw County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 202 people
  • Myrtlewood
    (18 miles [29 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Myrtlewood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Myrtlewood
    • Myrtlewood is located in Marengo County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 115 people
  • Moore Town
    (4 miles [6.4 km] to the north)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moore Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moore Town
    • Moore Town is located in Sumter County

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arrington ...

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

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Arrington. 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 Sumter, 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 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 Arrington - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (659) is an overlay for area code (205).
<5>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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