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Welcome to Arrow ...

Arrow is located in Pike County<1>.

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

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

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

The area code for Arrow: (606)

Communities Also Named Arrow ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Arrow - they are located in Idaho, Michigan, Oregon and Tennessee (2).

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

Communities near Arrow ...

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

  • Williamson [Mingo County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Williamson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Williamson
    • Williamson [Mingo County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Arrow
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,676 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamson<5>
  • Grundy [Buchanan County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grundy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grundy
    • Grundy [Buchanan County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Arrow
    • Estimated population in 2019: 899 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grundy
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grundy<5>
  • Elkhorn City [Pike County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elkhorn City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elkhorn City
    • Elkhorn City [Pike County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Arrow
    • Estimated population in 2019: 890 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elkhorn City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elkhorn City<5>
  • Delbarton [Mingo County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Delbarton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Delbarton
    • Delbarton [Mingo County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the north of Arrow
    • Estimated population in 2019: 497 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Delbarton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Delbarton<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Matewan [Mingo County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Matewan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Matewan
      • Matewan [Mingo County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Arrow
      • Estimated population in 2019: 424 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Matewan
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Matewan<5>
    • Gilbert [Mingo County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gilbert have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gilbert
      • Gilbert [Mingo County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Arrow
      • Estimated population in 2019: 387 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gilbert
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gilbert<5>
    • Iaeger [McDowell County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Iaeger have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Iaeger
      • Iaeger [McDowell County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the east of Arrow
      • Estimated population in 2019: 242 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Iaeger
    • Cedarville [Pike County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedarville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedarville
      • Cedarville [Pike County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Arrow
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedarville
    • Ransom [Pike County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ransom have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ransom
      • Ransom [Pike County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Arrow
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ransom
    • McCarr [Pike County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McCarr have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for McCarr
      • McCarr [Pike County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Arrow
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McCarr
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McCarr<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 Arrow. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Arrow.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arrow ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Kentucky

About Pike County

About Kentucky

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Arrow. 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 Pike, 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 Arrow - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Arrow) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arrow. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.5328, Longitude: -82.1272       In this case, the coordinates for Arrow 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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