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Welcome to Arrowhead ...

Arrowhead is located in Orange County<1>.

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

Arrowhead is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Area codes for Arrowhead: (919) & (984)<4>

Communities Also Named Arrowhead ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two North Carolina communities named Arrowhead: This one is located in Orange County and the other is located in New Hanover County.

Beyond North Carolina, there are 23 communities that are also named Arrowhead - they are located in Alabama (2), British Columbia, California, Colorado, Illinois (3), Maryland (2), Missouri, Nevada (3), Ohio, Tennessee, Virginia (4) and Washington (2).

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

Communities near Arrowhead ...

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

  • Durham [Durham County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Durham
    • Durham [Durham County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Arrowhead
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 285,897 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Durham
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Durham<6>
  • Chapel Hill [Orange County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chapel Hill
    • Chapel Hill [Orange County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of Arrowhead
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 63,705 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chapel Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chapel Hill<6>
  • Burlington [Alamance County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burlington
    • Burlington [Alamance County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the west of Arrowhead
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 55,599 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burlington<6>
  • Carrboro [Orange County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carrboro
    • Carrboro [Orange County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Arrowhead
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,239 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carrboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carrboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carrboro<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mebane [Alamance County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mebane
      • Mebane [Alamance County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Arrowhead
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 16,732 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mebane have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mebane
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mebane<6>
    • Graham [Alamance County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Graham
      • Graham [Alamance County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southwest of Arrowhead
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,766 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Graham
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Graham<6>
    • Roxboro [Person County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roxboro
      • Roxboro [Person County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Arrowhead
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,383 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roxboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roxboro
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roxboro<6>
    • Hillsborough [Orange County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hillsborough
      • Hillsborough [Orange County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the south of Arrowhead
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,226 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hillsborough have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hillsborough
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hillsborough<6>
    • Haw River [Alamance County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Haw River
      • Haw River [Alamance County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Arrowhead
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,532 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Haw River have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Haw River
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Haw River<6>
    • Green Level [Alamance County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Green Level
      • Green Level [Alamance County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Arrowhead
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,341 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Green Level have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Green Level

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arrowhead ...

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

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About Orange County

About North Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Orange County: www.co.orange.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 Orange, 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 Arrowhead - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (984) is an overlay for area code (919).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Arrowhead) 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 Arrowhead. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from ArrowheadOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arrowhead. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.1596, Longitude: -79.1275       In this case, the coordinates for Arrowhead have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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