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Welcome to Arcola ...

Arcola is located in Warren County<1>.

Arcola is 310 feet [94 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Arcola: (252)

Adding Arcola to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Arcola 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 Arcola was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Arcola on a map titled Rand McNally Map of North Carolina (1911).

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

Communities Also Named Arcola ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 21 communities that are also named Arcola - they are located in Alabama, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas (5), Louisiana, Maryland, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Saskatchewan, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Arcola ...

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

  • Red Oak [Nash County]
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    • Red Oak [Nash County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the south of Arcola
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,492 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Oak have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red Oak
  • Enfield [Halifax County]
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    • Enfield [Halifax County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the east of Arcola
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,260 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Enfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Enfield<5>
  • Norlina [Warren County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Norlina
    • Norlina [Warren County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the northwest of Arcola
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,040 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Norlina
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Norlina<5>
  • Warrenton [Warren County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warrenton
    • Warrenton [Warren County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northwest of Arcola
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 821 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warrenton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warrenton<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Whitakers [Edgecombe County]
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      • Whitakers [Edgecombe County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the southeast of Arcola
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 700 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whitakers have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whitakers<5>
    • Littleton [Halifax County]
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      • Littleton [Halifax County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the north of Arcola
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 584 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Littleton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Littleton<5>
    • Castalia [Nash County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Castalia
      • Castalia [Nash County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the south of Arcola
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 273 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Castalia have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Castalia
    • Macon [Warren County]
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      • Macon [Warren County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<3> to the northwest of Arcola
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 109 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Macon have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Macon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Macon<5>
    • Centerville [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Centerville
      • Centerville [Franklin County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the southwest of Arcola
      • Estimated population in 2017: 102 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Centerville have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Centerville
    • Aventon [Nash County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aventon
      • Aventon [Nash County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the south of Arcola
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aventon have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aventon

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arcola ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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 Warren, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Arcola - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Arcola) 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 Arcola. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ArcolaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arcola. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.2887, Longitude: -77.9814    
<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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