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Welcome to Arkola ...

Arkola is located in Sebastian County<1>.

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

Arkola is 550 feet [168 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Arkola: (479)

Communities near Arkola ...

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

  • Fort Smith [Sebastian County]
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    • Fort Smith [Sebastian County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Arkola
    • Estimated population in 2019: 87,891 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Smith
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Smith<5>
  • Greenwood [Sebastian County]
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    • Greenwood [Sebastian County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Arkola
    • Estimated population in 2019: 9,414 people
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  • Poteau [Le Flore County]
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    • Poteau [Le Flore County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Arkola
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,863 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Poteau<5>
  • Barling [Sebastian County]
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    • Barling [Sebastian County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Arkola
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,036 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Barling<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pocola [Le Flore County]
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      • Pocola [Le Flore County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Arkola
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,121 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pocola have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pocola
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pocola<5>
    • Waldron [Scott County]
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      • Waldron [Scott County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Arkola
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,374 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waldron have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waldron
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waldron<5>
    • Lavaca [Sebastian County]
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      • Lavaca [Sebastian County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Arkola
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,427 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lavaca<5>
    • Arkoma [Le Flore County]
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      • Arkoma [Le Flore County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Arkola
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,899 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arkoma<5>
    • Mansfield [Sebastian County]
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      • Mansfield [Sebastian County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Arkola
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,096 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mansfield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mansfield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mansfield<5>
    • Hackett [Sebastian County]
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      • Hackett [Sebastian County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Arkola
      • Estimated population in 2019: 844 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hackett have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hackett
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hackett<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arkola ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Sebastian County

About Arkansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Sebastian County: www.sebastiancountyonline.com/

The official website for State of Arkansas: https://portal.arkansas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Arkansas' counties, including Sebastian, 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 Arkola - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Arkola) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arkola. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0848, Longitude: -94.3091       In this case, the coordinates for Arkola have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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