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Welcome to Arling ...

Arling is located in Valley County<1>.

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

Arling is 4,830 feet [1,472 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Arling is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Arling lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel west from Arling (for example, toward Richland (OR)), you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT).

Arling lies within the (208) area code.

Communities near Arling ...

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

  • McCall
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McCall
    • McCall lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Arling.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,755 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McCall have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on McCall
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McCall<5>
  • Cascade
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cascade
    • Cascade lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Arling.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,053 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cascade have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cascade
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cascade<5>
  • Donnelly
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    • Donnelly lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Arling.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 229 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Donnelly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Donnelly
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Donnelly<5>
  • Roseberry
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roseberry
    • Roseberry lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Arling.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roseberry
  • Belvidere
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belvidere
    • Belvidere lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Arling.
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  • Lake Fork
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lake Fork
    • Lake Fork lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Arling.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lake Fork have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lake Fork
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lake Fork<5>
  • Warm Lake
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warm Lake
    • Warm Lake lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Arling.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warm Lake
  • Indian Valley
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Indian Valley
    • Indian Valley lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Arling.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Indian Valley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Indian Valley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Indian Valley<5>
  • Mesa
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mesa
    • Mesa lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Arling.
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mesa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mesa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mesa<5>
  • Council
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Council
    • Council lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<4> to the west of Arling.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 924 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Council have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Council
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Council<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 Arling. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Arling.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arling ...

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

Adding Arling to Our Gazetteer ...

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

The earliest source that we've referenced which mentioned Arling was mentioned on a train schedule titled Union Pacific System Time Tables (September 1924).

We also found Arling mentioned on a train schedule titled Union Pacific System Time Tables (June 1939).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Arling.

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

The official website for State of Idaho: www.state.id.us/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Idaho's counties, including Valley, 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 Arling - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Arling) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arling. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 44.6252, Longitude: -116.0501       In this case, the coordinates for Arling 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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