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Welcome to Arp ...

Arp is located in Irwin County<1>.

Arp is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Arp: (229)

Adding Arp to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

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

In addition, we also found mention of Arp elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a Rand McNally Map of Georgia (1911).

We also found Arp on a .

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

Communities Also Named Arp ...

While we believe that this Arp is located in Irwin County, we know of another 2 Georgia communities named Arp. Those communities are located in the following counties: Banks and Ben Hill County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 5 communities that are also named Arp - they are located in Arkansas, Tennessee and Texas.

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

Communities near Arp ...

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

  • Ashburn [Turner County]
  • Abbeville [Wilcox County]
  • Rebecca [Turner County]
  • Irwinville [Irwin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Irwinville
    • Irwinville [Irwin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the south of Arp
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Irwinville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Irwinville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Irwinville<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Fitzgerald [Ben Hill County]
    • Mystic [Irwin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mystic
      • Mystic [Irwin County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Arp
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mystic have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mystic
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mystic<4>
    • Rochelle [Wilcox County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rochelle
      • Rochelle [Wilcox County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Arp
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rochelle have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rochelle
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rochelle<4>
    • Ocilla [Irwin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ocilla
      • Ocilla [Irwin County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Arp
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ocilla have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ocilla
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ocilla<4>
    • Sycamore [Turner County]
    • Pitts [Wilcox 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 Arp. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Arp.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arp ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Irwin County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Irwin, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Arp - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Arp) 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 Arp. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Arp

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arp. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.7552, Longitude: -83.4069    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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