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Welcome to Arkansas Creek (aka 'Arkansas') ...

Arkansas Creek is located in Floyd County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Arkansas Creek: Arkansas Crk. (or less commonly used: Arkansas Ck. or Arkansas Cr.)

Arkansas Creek is 670 feet [204 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Arkansas Creek lies within the (606) area code.

Communities near Arkansas Creek ...

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

  • Pikeville [Pike County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pikeville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pikeville
    • Pikeville [Pike County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Arkansas Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,551 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pikeville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pikeville<5>
  • Paintsville [Johnson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Paintsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Paintsville
    • Paintsville [Johnson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Arkansas Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,990 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Paintsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Paintsville<5>
  • Prestonsburg [Floyd County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prestonsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Prestonsburg
    • Prestonsburg [Floyd County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Arkansas Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,532 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prestonsburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Prestonsburg<5>
  • Coal Run Village [Pike County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Coal Run Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Coal Run Village
    • Coal Run Village [Pike County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Arkansas Creek
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,520 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coal Run Village
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pippa Passes [Knott County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pippa Passes have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pippa Passes
      • Pippa Passes [Knott County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Arkansas Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 659 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pippa Passes
    • Wheelwright [Floyd County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wheelwright have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wheelwright
      • Wheelwright [Floyd County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Arkansas Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 503 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wheelwright
    • Wayland [Floyd County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wayland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wayland
      • Wayland [Floyd County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Arkansas Creek
      • Estimated population in 2019: 381 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wayland
    • Langley [Floyd County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Langley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Langley
      • Langley [Floyd County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Arkansas Creek
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Langley
    • Maytown [Floyd County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Maytown
      • Maytown [Floyd County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Arkansas Creek
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Maytown
    • Tram [Floyd County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tram have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tram
      • Tram [Floyd County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Arkansas Creek
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tram

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arkansas Creek ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Arkansas Creek. 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 Floyd, 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 Arkansas Creek - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Arkansas Creek) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arkansas Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.5829, Longitude: -82.7324       In this case, the coordinates for Arkansas Creek 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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