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Welcome to Arvonia ...

Arvonia is located in Osage County<1>.

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

Arvonia is 1,100 feet [335 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Arvonia: (785)

Adding Arvonia to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

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

In addition, we also found mention of Arvonia elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Arvonia on a Rand McNally Map of Kansas (1911).

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

Communities Also Named Arvonia ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Arvonia - it's located in Virginia.

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

Communities near Arvonia ...

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

  • Emporia [Lyon County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Emporia
    • Emporia [Lyon County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Arvonia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 24,598 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Emporia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Emporia<5>
  • Osage City [Osage County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Osage City
    • Osage City [Osage County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Arvonia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,809 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Osage City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Osage City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Osage City<5>
  • Lyndon [Osage County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lyndon
    • Lyndon [Osage County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Arvonia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,021 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lyndon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Former name for Lyndon:
    • Osage Centre
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lyndon<5>
  • Burlingame [Osage County]
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    • Burlingame [Osage County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the north of Arvonia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 901 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burlingame have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Former name for Burlingame:
    • American Settlement
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burlingame<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Lebo [Coffey County]
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      • Lebo [Coffey County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the south of Arvonia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 887 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lebo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lebo<5>
    • Waverly [Coffey County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waverly
      • Waverly [Coffey County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Arvonia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 545 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waverly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waverly
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waverly<5>
    • New Strawn [Coffey County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Strawn
      • New Strawn [Coffey County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Arvonia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 380 people
      • Former name for New Strawn:
      • Sidney
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Strawn
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Strawn<5>
    • Quenemo [Osage County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Quenemo
      • Quenemo [Osage County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Arvonia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 377 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Quenemo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Former name for Quenemo:
      • Sac and Fox Agency
      • Quenemo has also been known as:
      • Quenemo Agency
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quenemo
    • Melvern [Osage County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Melvern
      • Melvern [Osage County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the east of Arvonia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 374 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Melvern have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Melvern has also been known as:
      • Melvin
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Melvern
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Melvern<5>
    • Hartford [Lyon County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hartford
      • Hartford [Lyon County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Arvonia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 371 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hartford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hartford
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hartford<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 Arvonia. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Arvonia.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arvonia ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Kansas

About Osage County

About Kansas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Osage County: www.osageco.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 Osage, 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 Arvonia - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Arvonia) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arvonia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4806, Longitude: -95.8697       In this case, the coordinates for Arvonia 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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