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Arjay, Kentucky

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Welcome to Arjay ...

Arjay is located in Bell County.

The origin (or the toponymy) of Arjay: Name derived from the initials of R.J. Asher, a local coal operator.

Arjay is 1,060 feet [323 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Arjay is located in the (606) area code.

The ZIP code for Arjay: 40902<2>

Communities near Arjay ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Arjay and not the distance if you are driving.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Barbourville   [Map]   3,104   W   13 miles [20.9 km]
Harlan   [Map]   1,551   E   18 miles [29 km]
Loyall   [Map]   622   E   16 miles [25.7 km]
Middlesboro   [Map]   9,460   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Miracle   [Map]   ---   SE   4 miles [6.4 km]
Pineville   [Map]   1,734   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Arjay.

Communities Also Named Arjay ...

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

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Arjay. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Arjay. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Arjay.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Arjay:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arjay ...

Looking for more information about Arjay? 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.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Arjay - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>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 community (such as Arjay). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Arjay or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<3>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Arjay) 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 Arjay. 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 Arjay

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arjay. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.8058, Longitude: -83.6466     [Map].

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Arjay.

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