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Welcome to Arbor ...

Arbor is located in Cape Girardeau County<1>.

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

Arbor is 330 feet [101 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Arbor is within the boundaries of the (573) area code.

Adding Arbor to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Arbor in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Arbor elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Arbor on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Arbor ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Arbor - they are located in California, Kansas, Kentucky, Nebraska, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Texas (2).

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

Communities near Arbor ...

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

  • Cape Girardeau [Cape Girardeau County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cape Girardeau
    • Cape Girardeau [Cape Girardeau County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Arbor
    • Estimated population in 2019: 40,559 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cape Girardeau
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cape Girardeau<5>
  • Jackson [Cape Girardeau County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jackson
    • Jackson [Cape Girardeau County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Arbor
    • Estimated population in 2019: 14,836 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jackson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jackson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jackson<5>
  • Scott City [Scott County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scott City
    • Scott City [Scott County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Arbor
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,468 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scott City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scott City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scott City<5>
  • Chaffee [Scott County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chaffee
    • Chaffee [Scott County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Arbor
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,898 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chaffee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chaffee
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chaffee<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Marble Hill [Bollinger County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Marble Hill
      • Marble Hill [Bollinger County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Arbor
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,464 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Marble Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Marble Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Marble Hill<5>
    • Advance [Stoddard County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Advance
      • Advance [Stoddard County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Arbor
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,336 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Advance have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Advance
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Advance<5>
    • Oran [Scott County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oran
      • Oran [Scott County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Arbor
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,215 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oran have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oran
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oran<5>
    • Benton [Scott County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Benton
      • Benton [Scott County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Arbor
      • Estimated population in 2019: 873 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Benton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Benton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Benton<5>
    • Morley [Scott County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morley
      • Morley [Scott County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Arbor
      • Estimated population in 2019: 671 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Morley
    • Kelso [Scott County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kelso
      • Kelso [Scott County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the east of Arbor
      • Estimated population in 2019: 587 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kelso have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kelso
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kelso<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 Arbor. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Arbor.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arbor ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Missouri

About Cape Girardeau County

About Missouri

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Missouri: https://www.mo.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Missouri's counties, including Cape Girardeau, 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 Arbor - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Arbor) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arbor. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.1592, Longitude: -89.8023       In this case, the coordinates for Arbor 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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