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Welcome to Arlington ...

Arlington is located in East Carroll Parish<1>.

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

Arlington is 90 feet [27 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Arlington lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Arlington is located in the (318) area code.

Communities Also Named Arlington ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Louisiana communities named Arlington: This one is located in East Carroll Parish and the other is located in East Baton Rouge Parish.

Beyond Louisiana, there are 62 communities that are also named Arlington - they are located in Alabama (2), Arizona, California (2), Colorado, Florida (3), Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York (2), North Carolina (3), Nova Scotia, Ohio (3), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (3), Prince Edward Island, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee (3), Texas, Vermont, Virginia (4), Washington, West Virginia (3), Wisconsin and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Arlington ...

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

  • Rolling Fork [Sharkey County]
  • Oak Grove [West Carroll Parish]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oak Grove
    • Oak Grove [West Carroll Parish] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the west of Arlington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,553 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Grove
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oak Grove<5>
  • Mayersville [Issaquena County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mayersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mayersville
    • Mayersville [Issaquena County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Arlington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 591 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mayersville
  • Kilbourne [West Carroll Parish]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kilbourne have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kilbourne
    • Kilbourne [West Carroll Parish] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Arlington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 383 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kilbourne
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kilbourne<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Forest [West Carroll Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Forest have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forest
      • Forest [West Carroll Parish] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Arlington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 337 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forest
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forest<5>
    • Cary [Sharkey County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cary have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cary
      • Cary [Sharkey County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Arlington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 272 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cary
    • Pioneer [West Carroll Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pioneer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pioneer
      • Pioneer [West Carroll Parish] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the west of Arlington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 147 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pioneer
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pioneer<5>
    • Transylvania [East Carroll Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Transylvania have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Transylvania
      • Transylvania [East Carroll Parish] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Arlington
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Transylvania
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Transylvania<5>
    • Blanton [Sharkey County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blanton
      • Blanton [Sharkey County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Arlington
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blanton
    • Darnell [West Carroll Parish]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Darnell
      • Darnell [West Carroll Parish] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Arlington
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Darnell

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arlington ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Louisiana

About East Carroll Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Louisiana's parishes, including East Carroll, 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 Arlington - 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 from Point A (ie- Arlington) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arlington. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8210, Longitude: -91.1757       In this case, the coordinates for Arlington 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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