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Welcome to Arabia ...

Arabia is located in Parke County<1>.

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

Arabia is 610 feet [186 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Arabia (for example, toward Chrisman (IL)), you will soon leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

The area code for Arabia: (765)

Communities Also Named Arabia ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Arabia - they are located in Georgia, Kentucky, Nebraska, Nevada, New York (2), North Carolina and Ohio.

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

Communities near Arabia ...

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

  • Brazil [Clay County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brazil
    • Brazil [Clay County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Arabia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,993 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brazil
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brazil<5>
  • Clinton [Vermillion County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clinton
    • Clinton [Vermillion County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Arabia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,686 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clinton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clinton<5>
  • Rockville [Parke County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rockville
    • Rockville [Parke County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Arabia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,478 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rockville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rockville<5>
  • Fairview Park [Vermillion County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fairview Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairview Park
    • Fairview Park [Vermillion County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Arabia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,312 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairview Park
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    • Chrisman [Edgar County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chrisman have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chrisman
      • Chrisman [Edgar County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the west of Arabia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,265 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chrisman
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chrisman<5>
    • Cayuga [Vermillion County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cayuga have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cayuga
      • Cayuga [Vermillion County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Arabia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,104 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cayuga
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cayuga<5>
    • Seelyville [Vigo County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Seelyville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Seelyville
      • Seelyville [Vigo County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the south of Arabia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,010 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seelyville
    • Montezuma [Parke County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Montezuma have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Montezuma
      • Montezuma [Parke County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northwest of Arabia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 986 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Montezuma
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Montezuma<5>
    • Ridge Farm [Vermilion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ridge Farm
      • Ridge Farm [Vermilion County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Arabia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 812 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ridge Farm
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ridge Farm<5>
    • Rosedale [Parke 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 Arabia. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Arabia.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arabia ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Indiana: https://www.in.gov

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Indiana's counties, including Parke, 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 Arabia - 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- Arabia) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arabia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.7662, Longitude: -87.3220       In this case, the coordinates for Arabia 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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