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Welcome to Arlington ...

Arlington is located in Wayne County<1>.

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

Arlington is 1,440 feet [439 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Arlington lies within the (570) area code.

Communities Also Named Arlington ...

While we believe that this Arlington is located in Wayne County, we know of another 2 Pennsylvania communities named Arlington. Those communities are located in the following counties: Allegheny and Delaware County.

Beyond Pennsylvania, there are 62 communities that are also named Arlington - they are located in Alabama (2), Arizona, California (2), Colorado, Florida (3), Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Louisiana (2), Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York (2), North Carolina (3), Nova Scotia, Ohio (3), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Prince Edward Island, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee (3), Texas, Vermont, Virginia (4), Washington, West Virginia (3), Wisconsin and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Arlington ...

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

  • Scranton [Lackawanna County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scranton
    • Scranton [Lackawanna County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Arlington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 76,653 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scranton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scranton<5>
  • Dunmore [Lackawanna County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dunmore have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dunmore
    • Dunmore [Lackawanna County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Arlington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,954 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dunmore
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dunmore<5>
  • Carbondale [Lackawanna County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carbondale
    • Carbondale [Lackawanna County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Arlington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,383 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carbondale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Carbondale<5>
  • Archbald [Lackawanna County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Archbald have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Archbald
    • Archbald [Lackawanna County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Arlington
    • Estimated population in 2019: 7,030 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Archbald
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Archbald<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Blakely [Lackawanna County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blakely have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blakely
      • Blakely [Lackawanna County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Arlington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,210 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blakely
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blakely<5>
    • Dickson City [Lackawanna County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dickson City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dickson City
      • Dickson City [Lackawanna County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Arlington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,761 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dickson City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dickson City<5>
    • Olyphant [Lackawanna County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Olyphant have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Olyphant
      • Olyphant [Lackawanna County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Arlington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,023 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Olyphant
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Olyphant<5>
    • Jessup [Lackawanna County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jessup have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jessup
      • Jessup [Lackawanna County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Arlington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,400 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jessup
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jessup<5>
    • Honesdale [Wayne County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Honesdale
      • Honesdale [Wayne County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Arlington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,281 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Honesdale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Honesdale<5>
    • Throop [Lackawanna County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Throop have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Throop
      • Throop [Lackawanna County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the west of Arlington
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,896 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Throop
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Throop<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arlington ...

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

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About Wayne County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Wayne County: www.co.wayne.pa.us/

The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Pennsylvania's counties, including Wayne, 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 Arlington - 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- Arlington) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arlington. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4120, Longitude: -75.3257       In this case, the coordinates for Arlington 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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