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Welcome to Arcola ...

Arcola is located in Bulloch County<1>.

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

Arcola is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Arcola: (912)

Communities Also Named Arcola ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 21 communities that are also named Arcola - they are located in Alabama, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas (5), Louisiana, Maryland, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Saskatchewan, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Arcola ...

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

  • Statesboro [Bulloch County]
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    • Statesboro [Bulloch County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Arcola
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 33,204 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Statesboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Statesboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Statesboro<5>
  • Statesborough [Bulloch County]
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    • Statesborough [Bulloch County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Arcola
    • Estimated population in 2019: 32,954 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Statesborough have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Statesborough
  • Cameron [Screven County]
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    • Cameron [Screven County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Arcola
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,012 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cameron have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Springfield [Effingham County]
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    • Springfield [Effingham County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Arcola
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,063 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Springfield<5>
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    • Pembroke [Bryan County]
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      • Pembroke [Bryan County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Arcola
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,683 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pembroke have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pembroke<5>
    • Guyton [Effingham County]
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      • Guyton [Effingham County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Arcola
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,371 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Guyton<5>
    • Brooklet [Bulloch County]
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      • Brooklet [Bulloch County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Arcola
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,935 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brooklet<5>
    • Newington [Screven County]
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      • Newington [Screven County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Arcola
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 264 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newington<5>
    • Oliver [Screven County]
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      • Oliver [Screven County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Arcola
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 228 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oliver have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oliver
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oliver<5>
    • Register [Bulloch County]
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      • Register [Bulloch County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Arcola
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 197 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Register have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Register
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Register<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 Arcola. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Arcola.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arcola ...

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

Adding Arcola to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Arcola in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Arcola was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1883.

We also found Arcola in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Arcola on our Genealogy Page.

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About Bulloch County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Bulloch County: www.bullochcounty.net/

The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Georgia's counties, including Bulloch, 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 Arcola - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Arcola) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arcola. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.3435, Longitude: -81.6021       In this case, the coordinates for Arcola 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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