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Welcome to Arpee ...

Arpee is located in Mercer County<1>.

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

Arpee is 570 feet [174 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Arpee lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Arpee is located in the (309) area code.

Communities near Arpee ...

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

  • Muscatine [Muscatine County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Muscatine have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Muscatine
    • Muscatine [Muscatine County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Arpee
    • Estimated population in 2019: 23,631 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Muscatine
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Muscatine<5>
  • Aledo [Mercer County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aledo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aledo
    • Aledo [Mercer County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Arpee
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,432 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aledo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aledo<5>
  • Wapello [Louisa County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wapello have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wapello
    • Wapello [Louisa County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Arpee
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,999 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wapello
  • Mediapolis [Des Moines County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mediapolis
    • Mediapolis [Des Moines County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Arpee
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,517 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mediapolis
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mediapolis<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Oquawka [Henderson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oquawka have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oquawka
      • Oquawka [Henderson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Arpee
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,252 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oquawka
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oquawka<5>
    • Fruitland [Muscatine County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fruitland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fruitland
      • Fruitland [Muscatine County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Arpee
      • Estimated population in 2019: 982 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fruitland
    • Viola [Mercer County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Viola have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Viola
      • Viola [Mercer County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Arpee
      • Estimated population in 2019: 888 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Viola
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Viola<5>
    • Morning Sun [Louisa County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morning Sun have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morning Sun
      • Morning Sun [Louisa County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Arpee
      • Estimated population in 2019: 796 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morning Sun
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morning Sun<5>
    • Matherville [Mercer County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Matherville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Matherville
      • Matherville [Mercer County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Arpee
      • Estimated population in 2019: 662 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Matherville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Matherville<5>
    • Keithsburg [Mercer 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 Arpee. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Arpee.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arpee ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Illinois: https://illinois.gov

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Illinois' counties, including Mercer, 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 Arpee - 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- Arpee) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arpee. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.1831, Longitude: -90.9471       In this case, the coordinates for Arpee 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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