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Welcome to Ariel ...

Ariel is located in Amite County<1>.

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

Ariel is 360 feet [110 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Ariel: (601) & (769)<4>

Communities Also Named Ariel ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Ariel - they are located in Florida, Louisiana, Pennsylvania and Washington.

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

Communities near Ariel ...

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

  • Clinton [East Feliciana Parish]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Clinton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clinton
    • Clinton [East Feliciana Parish] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Ariel
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,515 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clinton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clinton
  • Centreville [Amite County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Centreville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Centreville
    • Centreville [Amite County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the west of Ariel
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,471 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centreville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Centreville
  • Woodville [Wilkinson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodville
    • Woodville [Wilkinson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Ariel
    • Estimated population for 2018: 938 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Woodville
  • Gloster [Amite County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gloster have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gloster
    • Gloster [Amite County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Ariel
    • Estimated population for 2018: 873 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gloster
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Liberty [Amite County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liberty have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Liberty
      • Liberty [Amite County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the east of Ariel
      • Estimated population for 2018: 674 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Liberty
    • Wilson [East Feliciana Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wilson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilson
      • Wilson [East Feliciana Parish] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Ariel
      • Estimated population for 2018: 553 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wilson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wilson
    • Norwood [East Feliciana Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Norwood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norwood
      • Norwood [East Feliciana Parish] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Ariel
      • Estimated population for 2018: 298 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norwood
    • Crosby [Amite County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crosby
      • Crosby [Amite County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Ariel
      • Estimated population for 2018: 284 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crosby
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crosby
    • Woodland [East Feliciana Parish]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Woodland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Woodland
      • Woodland [East Feliciana Parish] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the south of Ariel
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Woodland
    • Rosetta [Wilkinson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rosetta
      • Rosetta [Wilkinson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Ariel
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rosetta

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ariel ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Mississippi: https://www.ms.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Mississippi's counties, including Amite, 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 Ariel - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (769) is an overlay for area code (601).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ariel) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ariel. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.1007, Longitude: -90.9873       In this case, the coordinates for Ariel have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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