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Welcome to Arkle ...

Arkle is located in Knox County<1>.

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

Arkle is 1,130 feet [344 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Arkle, you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

The area code for Arkle: (606)

Communities near Arkle ...

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

  • London [Laurel County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for London have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for London
    • London [Laurel County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Arkle
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,068 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on London
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for London<5>
  • Corbin [Knox County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Corbin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Corbin
    • Corbin [Knox County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Arkle
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,202 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Corbin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Corbin<5>
  • Williamsburg [Whitley County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Williamsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Williamsburg
    • Williamsburg [Whitley County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Arkle
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,274 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamsburg<5>
  • Barbourville [Knox County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barbourville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barbourville
    • Barbourville [Knox County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Arkle
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,033 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barbourville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Barbourville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pineville [Bell County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pineville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pineville
      • Pineville [Bell County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Arkle
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,730 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pineville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pineville<5>
    • Manchester [Clay County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Manchester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Manchester
      • Manchester [Clay County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Arkle
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,290 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Manchester
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Manchester<5>
    • Heidrick [Knox County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Heidrick have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Heidrick
      • Heidrick [Knox County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southeast of Arkle
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Heidrick
    • Cannon [Knox County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cannon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cannon
      • Cannon [Knox County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Arkle
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cannon
    • Woodbine [Whitley County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodbine
      • Woodbine [Whitley County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Arkle
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodbine
    • Crane Nest [Knox County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crane Nest
      • Crane Nest [Knox County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Arkle
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crane Nest

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arkle ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Kentucky

About Knox County

About Kentucky

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Arkle. 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 Knox, 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 Arkle - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Arkle) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arkle. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.9193, Longitude: -83.9769       In this case, the coordinates for Arkle 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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