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Welcome to Arbor ...

Arbor is located in Contra Costa County<1>.

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

Arbor is 90 feet [27 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Arbor lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Communities Also Named Arbor ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Arbor - they are located in Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Texas (2).

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

Communities near Arbor ...

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

  • Concord [Contra Costa County]
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    • Concord [Contra Costa County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Arbor
    • Estimated population in 2018: 129,688 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Concord<5>
  • Antioch [Contra Costa County]
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    • Antioch [Contra Costa County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Arbor
    • Estimated population in 2018: 111,535 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Antioch<5>
  • Livermore [Alameda County]
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    • Livermore [Alameda County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Arbor
    • Estimated population in 2018: 90,269 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Livermore<5>
  • San Ramon [Contra Costa County]
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    • San Ramon [Contra Costa County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Arbor
    • Estimated population in 2018: 75,839 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for San Ramon<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pittsburg [Contra Costa County]
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      • Pittsburg [Contra Costa County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Arbor
      • Estimated population in 2018: 72,437 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pittsburg<5>
    • Walnut Creek [Contra Costa County]
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      • Walnut Creek [Contra Costa County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Arbor
      • Estimated population in 2018: 69,825 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walnut Creek<5>
    • Danville [Contra Costa County]
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      • Danville [Contra Costa County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Arbor
      • Estimated population in 2018: 44,650 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Danville<5>
    • Pleasant Hill [Contra Costa County]
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      • Pleasant Hill [Contra Costa County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Arbor
      • Estimated population in 2018: 34,903 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pleasant Hill<5>
    • Clayton [Contra Costa County]
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      • Clayton [Contra Costa County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Arbor
      • Estimated population in 2018: 12,192 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clayton<5>
    • Rio Vista [Solano County]
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      • Rio Vista [Solano County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Arbor
      • Estimated population in 2018: 9,239 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rio Vista
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rio Vista<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 Arbor. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Arbor.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arbor ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Contra Costa County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Contra Costa County: www.co.contra-costa.ca.us/

The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of California's counties, including Contra Costa, 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 Arbor - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Arbor) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arbor. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.9616, Longitude: -121.7233       In this case, the coordinates for Arbor 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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