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Welcome to Archbold ...

Archbold is located in Highlands County<1>.

Archbold is 130 feet [40 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Archbold lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Archbold lies within the (863) area code.

Communities Also Named Archbold ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Archbold - it's located in Ohio.

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

Communities near Archbold ...

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

  • Lake Placid [Highlands County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Placid
    • Lake Placid [Highlands County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of Archbold
    • Estimated population for 2018: 2,439 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Placid
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake Placid
  • Placid Lakes [Highlands County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Placid Lakes have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Placid Lakes
    • Placid Lakes [Highlands County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northwest of Archbold
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Placid Lakes
  • Venus [Highlands County]
  • Sylvan Shores [Highlands County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sylvan Shores have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sylvan Shores
    • Sylvan Shores [Highlands County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the north of Archbold
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sylvan Shores
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Palmdale [Glades County]
    • De Soto City [Highlands County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for De Soto City have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for De Soto City
      • De Soto City [Highlands County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the north of Archbold
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on De Soto City
    • Lakeport [Glades County]
    • Lorida [Highlands County]
    • Hall City [Glades County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hall City have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hall City
      • Hall City [Glades County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the south of Archbold
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hall City
    • Sebring [Highlands County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sebring
      • Sebring [Highlands County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<3> to the north of Archbold
      • Estimated population for 2018: 10,937 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sebring
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sebring

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Archbold ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Florida

About Highlands County

About Florida

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Highlands County: www.hcbcc.net/

The official website for State of Florida: www.myflorida.com/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Florida's counties, including Highlands, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Archbold - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Archbold) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Archbold. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Archbold

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Archbold. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 27.1819, Longitude: -81.3522    
<4>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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