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Welcome to Arabia ...

Arabia is located in Lawrence County<1>.

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

Arabia is 620 feet [189 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Arabia: (740)

Websites for Arabia ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.lawrencecountyohio.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Arabia, the following might be of interest:

Adding Arabia to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Arabia on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1901).

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

Communities Also Named Arabia ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Arabia - they are located in Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Nebraska, Nevada, New York (2) and North Carolina.

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

Communities near Arabia ...

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

  • Huntington [Cabell County]
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    • Huntington [Cabell County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Arabia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 45,110 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Huntington<5>
  • Ashland [Boyd County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashland
    • Ashland [Boyd County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Arabia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 20,146 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashland<5>
  • Ironton [Lawrence County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ironton
    • Ironton [Lawrence County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Arabia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,532 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ironton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ironton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ironton<5>
  • Flatwoods [Greenup County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flatwoods
    • Flatwoods [Greenup County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Arabia
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,079 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flatwoods have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flatwoods
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Flatwoods<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Barboursville [Cabell County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barboursville
      • Barboursville [Cabell County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Arabia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,258 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barboursville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Barboursville<5>
    • South Point [Lawrence County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Point
      • South Point [Lawrence County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Arabia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,839 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Point
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for South Point<5>
    • Gallipolis [Gallia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gallipolis
      • Gallipolis [Gallia County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Arabia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,556 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gallipolis
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gallipolis<5>
    • Russell [Greenup County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Russell
      • Russell [Greenup County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Arabia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,231 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Russell
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Russell<5>
    • Kenova [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kenova
      • Kenova [Wayne County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Arabia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,961 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kenova
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kenova<5>
    • Raceland [Greenup County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Raceland
      • Raceland [Greenup County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Arabia
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,355 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Raceland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Raceland

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arabia ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Ohio: https://ohio.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Ohio's counties, including Lawrence, 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 Arabia - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Arabia) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arabia. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.6581, Longitude: -82.4735       In this case, the coordinates for Arabia 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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