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Welcome to Arba ...

Arba is located in Randolph County<1>.

Arba is 1,190 feet [363 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Arba is within the (765) area code.

Adding Arba to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Arba 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 Arba was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

Communities Also Named Arba ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Arba - it's located in North Carolina.

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

Communities near Arba ...

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

  • Richmond [Wayne County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Richmond
    • Richmond [Wayne County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the south of Arba
    • Estimated population in 2019: 35,342 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Richmond
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Richmond<4>
  • Greenville [Darke County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenville
    • Greenville [Darke County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the northeast of Arba
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,615 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenville<4>
  • Winchester [Randolph County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winchester
    • Winchester [Randolph County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Arba
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,665 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winchester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winchester<4>
  • Union City [Randolph County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Union City
    • Union City [Randolph County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Arba
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,440 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Union City have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Union City<4>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Centerville [Wayne County]
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      • Centerville [Wayne County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Arba
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,579 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Centerville have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centerville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centerville<4>
    • Arcanum [Darke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arcanum
      • Arcanum [Darke County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the east of Arba
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,008 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arcanum have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arcanum
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arcanum<4>
    • Hagerstown [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hagerstown
      • Hagerstown [Wayne County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Arba
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,673 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hagerstown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hagerstown<4>
    • Union City [Darke County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Union City
      • Union City [Darke County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Arba
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,588 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Union City have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union City
    • New Paris [Preble County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Paris
      • New Paris [Preble County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the south of Arba
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,572 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Paris have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Paris
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Paris<4>
    • Farmland [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Farmland
      • Farmland [Randolph County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northwest of Arba
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,251 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Farmland have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farmland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Farmland<4>

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 Arba. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Arba.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arba ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Indiana

About Randolph County

About Indiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Arba. 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 Randolph, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Arba - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Arba) 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 Arba. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ArbaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arba. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0111, Longitude: -84.8671    
<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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