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Welcome to Arcadia ...

The city of Arcadia is located in Crawford County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Arcadia has a population of 308 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Arcadia.

The city of Arcadia was previously named Coxe's Creek.

Arcadia is 820 feet [250 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Arcadia lies within the (620) area code.

The ZIP code for Arcadia: 66711<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Arcadia had an population of 308 people. This is a decrease of 0.65% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 21.23% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Arcadia had a population of 310 people. This makes Arcadia the county's 8th most populous community.

The population of Arcadia represents 0.01% of the population of Kansas (which has 2,853,118 people), making it the state's 353rd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 310 people, the population of Arcadia decreased 20.72% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 391 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Arcadia.

Communities Also Named Arcadia ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 43 communities that are also named Arcadia - they are located in Alabama, Alberta, Arizona, Arkansas, California (2), Florida, Georgia (2), Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Louisiana, Maryland (2), Michigan (2), Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, North Carolina (2), Nova Scotia, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon (2), Pennsylvania (2), Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (2), Utah (2), Virginia (2), Washington (2) and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Arcadia ...

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

  • Pittsburg [Crawford County]
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    • Pittsburg [Crawford County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the south of Arcadia
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,968 people
    • Former name for Pittsburg:
    • Pittsburgh
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pittsburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pittsburg<7>
  • Nevada [Vernon County]
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    • Nevada [Vernon County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the northeast of Arcadia
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,196 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nevada<7>
  • Fort Scott [Bourbon County]
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    • Fort Scott [Bourbon County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the north of Arcadia
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,648 people
    • Fort Scott has also been known as:
    • Fort Scott City
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fort Scott<7>
  • Frontenac [Crawford County]
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    • Frontenac [Crawford County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the south of Arcadia
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,392 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frontenac have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frontenac
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Frontenac<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Girard [Crawford County]
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      • Girard [Crawford County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southwest of Arcadia
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,656 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Girard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Girard
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Girard<7>
    • Arma [Crawford County]
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      • Arma [Crawford County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southwest of Arcadia
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,412 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arma<7>
    • Liberal [Barton County]
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      • Liberal [Barton County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the southeast of Arcadia
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 702 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liberal have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Mulberry [Crawford County]
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      • Mulberry [Crawford County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the south of Arcadia
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 521 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mulberry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Former name for Mulberry:
      • Mulberry Grove
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mulberry<7>
    • Sheldon [Vernon County]
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      • Sheldon [Vernon County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the east of Arcadia
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 515 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sheldon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sheldon<7>
    • Mindenmines [Barton County]
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      • Mindenmines [Barton County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the south of Arcadia
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 342 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mindenmines have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mindenmines
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mindenmines<7>

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

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Arcadia. Our list includes 12 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Arcadia.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arcadia ...

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

Adding Arcadia to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Arcadia on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Kansas (1911).

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Crawford County: www.crawfordcountykansas.org/

The official website for State of Kansas: https://portal.kansas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Kansas' counties, including Crawford, 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Arcadia.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Arcadia - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Arcadia). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Arcadia or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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- Arcadia) 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 Arcadia. 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 ArcadiaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arcadia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6412, Longitude: -94.6240       In this case, the coordinates for Arcadia have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>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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