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Welcome to Arlington ...

Arlington is located in Phelps County<1>.

Arlington is 700 feet [213 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Arlington: (573)

Adding Arlington 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 Arlington 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 Arlington elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Arlington on a .

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

Communities Also Named Arlington ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that 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), Louisiana (2), Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Mississippi (2), 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.

  • Rolla [Phelps County]
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    • Rolla [Phelps County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the east of Arlington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 20,431 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rolla have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rolla
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rolla<5>
  • Saint Robert [Pulaski County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Robert
    • Saint Robert [Pulaski County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Arlington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,275 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Robert have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Robert
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Robert<5>
  • Waynesville [Pulaski County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waynesville
    • Waynesville [Pulaski County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Arlington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 5,295 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waynesville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waynesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waynesville<5>
  • Dixon [Pulaski County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dixon
    • Dixon [Pulaski County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the northwest of Arlington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,450 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dixon have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dixon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dixon<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Crocker [Pulaski County]
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      • Crocker [Pulaski County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the west of Arlington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,039 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crocker have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crocker
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crocker<5>
    • Doolittle [Phelps County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Doolittle
      • Doolittle [Phelps County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the east of Arlington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 601 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Doolittle have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Doolittle
    • Vienna [Maries County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vienna
      • Vienna [Maries County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the north of Arlington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 594 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vienna have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vienna
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vienna<5>
    • Newburg [Phelps County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newburg
      • Newburg [Phelps County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<3> to the east of Arlington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 436 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newburg have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newburg
    • Edgar Springs [Phelps County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edgar Springs
      • Edgar Springs [Phelps County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the south of Arlington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 195 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Edgar Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edgar Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Edgar Springs<5>
    • Devils Elbow [Pulaski County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Devils Elbow
      • Devils Elbow [Pulaski County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southwest of Arlington
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Devils Elbow have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Devils Elbow
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Devils Elbow<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 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 ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Missouri

About Phelps County

About Missouri

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 Phelps County: www.phelpscounty.org/

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 Phelps, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Arlington - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Arlington) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Arlington. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Arlington

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arlington. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.9204, Longitude: -91.9713    
<4>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.
<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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