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Welcome to Arba ...

Arba is located in Greene County<1>.

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

Arba is 110 feet [34 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Arba lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Arba is within the (252) area code.

Adding Arba to Our Gazetteer ...

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

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Arba was on a map titled Map of North Carolina (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

Communities Also Named Arba ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Arba - it's located in Indiana.

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

Communities near Arba ...

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

  • Goldsboro [Wayne County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Goldsboro
    • Goldsboro [Wayne County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Arba
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 34,447 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goldsboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goldsboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goldsboro<5>
  • Kinston [Lenoir County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kinston
    • Kinston [Lenoir County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Arba
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,849 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kinston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kinston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kinston<5>
  • Winterville [Pitt County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Winterville
    • Winterville [Pitt County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Arba
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,132 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winterville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winterville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Winterville<5>
  • Ayden [Pitt County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ayden
    • Ayden [Pitt County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Arba
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,159 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ayden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ayden
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ayden<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Farmville [Pitt County]
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      • Farmville [Pitt County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Arba
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,747 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Farmville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Farmville
    • Grifton [Pitt County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grifton
      • Grifton [Pitt County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Arba
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,709 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grifton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grifton<5>
    • La Grange [Lenoir County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Grange
      • La Grange [Lenoir County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Arba
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,614 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for La Grange have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Grange
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for La Grange<5>
    • Snow Hill [Greene County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Snow Hill
      • Snow Hill [Greene County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the north of Arba
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,483 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Snow Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Snow Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Snow Hill<5>
    • Fremont [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fremont
      • Fremont [Wayne County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Arba
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,264 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fremont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fremont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fremont<5>
    • Walnut Creek [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walnut Creek
      • Walnut Creek [Wayne County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Arba
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 864 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walnut Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walnut Creek

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arba ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community located in North Carolina

About Greene County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Greene County: www.co.greene.nc.us/

The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of North Carolina's counties, including Greene, 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 Arba - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Arba) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arba. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.4013, Longitude: -77.7022       In this case, the coordinates for Arba 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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