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Welcome to Arista ...

Arista is located in Taylor County<1>.

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

Arista is 940 feet [287 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel south from Arista (for example, toward Columbia), you will soon leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Arista lies within the (270) area code.

Communities Also Named Arista ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Arista - they are located in Florida and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Arista ...

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

  • Lebanon [Marion County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lebanon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lebanon
    • Lebanon [Marion County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Arista
    • Estimated population in 2018: 5,698 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lebanon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lebanon<5>
  • Columbia [Adair County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Columbia
    • Columbia [Adair County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Arista
    • Estimated population in 2018: 4,636 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbia<5>
  • Greensburg [Green County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greensburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greensburg
    • Greensburg [Green County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Arista
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,095 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greensburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greensburg<5>
  • Loretto [Marion County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Loretto have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Loretto
    • Loretto [Marion County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Arista
    • Estimated population in 2018: 705 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Loretto
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Loretto<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Bradfordsville [Marion County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bradfordsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bradfordsville
      • Bradfordsville [Marion County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Arista
      • Estimated population in 2018: 299 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bradfordsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bradfordsville<5>
    • Raywick [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Raywick
      • Raywick [Marion County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Arista
      • Estimated population in 2018: 136 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Raywick
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Raywick<5>
    • Mannsville [Taylor County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mannsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mannsville
      • Mannsville [Taylor County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Arista
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mannsville
    • Phillipsburg [Marion County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Phillipsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Phillipsburg
      • Phillipsburg [Marion County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Arista
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Phillipsburg
    • Jessietown [Marion County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jessietown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jessietown
      • Jessietown [Marion County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Arista
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jessietown
    • Salleetown [Marion County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Salleetown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salleetown
      • Salleetown [Marion County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Arista
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salleetown

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arista ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Taylor County

About Kentucky

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Kentucky: https://kentucky.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Kentucky's counties, including Taylor, 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 Arista - 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 from Point A (ie- Arista) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arista. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.3687, Longitude: -85.3047       In this case, the coordinates for Arista 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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