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Welcome to Ark ...
The location of Ark has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Ark, you might consider that their post office opened in 1901.
Ark is 1,340 feet [408 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Ark lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Ark is within the boundaries of the (573) area code.
Communities Also Named Ark ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 6 communities that are also named Ark - they are located in Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Tennessee, Utah and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ark.
Communities near Ark ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Ark.
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 Ark. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ark.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ark. 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 Ark.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ark. See our Newspapers Page for Ark.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ark ...
Looking for more information about Ark? 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 Ark, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Ark.
Adding Ark to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Ark in the GNIS. For more information, see the Referenced GNIS Codes section on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Ark was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<6>
We also found Ark on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1904.
For more details, see References and Mentions for Ark.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ark. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified/updated: 05 Sep 2023