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Welcome to Arnold City ...

The city of Arnold City is located in Fayette County<1>.

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

Arnold City is 940 feet [287 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Adding Arnold City to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Arnold City 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 Arnold City was on a map titled Map of Pennsylvania (from Rand McNally, 1911).

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

Communities near Arnold City ...

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

  • Bethel Park [Allegheny County]
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    • Bethel Park [Allegheny County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Arnold City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 32,212 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethel Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bethel Park
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bethel Park<5>
  • West Mifflin [Allegheny County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Mifflin
    • West Mifflin [Allegheny County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Arnold City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,588 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Mifflin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Mifflin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for West Mifflin<5>
  • Baldwin [Allegheny County]
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    • Baldwin [Allegheny County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northwest of Arnold City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,419 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Baldwin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baldwin
  • McKeesport [Allegheny County]
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    • McKeesport [Allegheny County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Arnold City
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,927 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on McKeesport
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McKeesport<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Greensburg [Westmoreland County]
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      • Greensburg [Westmoreland County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Arnold City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 14,082 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greensburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greensburg<5>
    • Whitehall [Allegheny County]
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      • Whitehall [Allegheny County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Arnold City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,313 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whitehall
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whitehall<5>
    • Jefferson Hills [Allegheny County]
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      • Jefferson Hills [Allegheny County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Arnold City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,136 people
      • Jefferson Hills has also been known as:
      • Jefferson
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    • Munhall [Allegheny County]
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      • Munhall [Allegheny County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Arnold City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 10,930 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Munhall
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Munhall<5>
    • Uniontown [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Uniontown
      • Uniontown [Fayette County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Arnold City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,632 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Uniontown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Uniontown<5>
    • Brentwood [Allegheny County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brentwood
      • Brentwood [Allegheny County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Arnold City
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,203 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brentwood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brentwood<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 Arnold City. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Arnold City.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arnold City ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Fayette County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Fayette County: www.fayettepa.org

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 Fayette, 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 Arnold City - 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- Arnold City) 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 Arnold City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Arnold CityOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arnold City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.1165, Longitude: -79.8250       In this case, the coordinates for Arnold City 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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