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Welcome to Arcola ...

From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Arcola had a population of 509 people.<1>

The town of Arcola is 1,980 feet [604 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Arcola lies in the Central Standard Time Zone (CST) and does not observe daylight saving time. The time zone in French: CST- Heure Normale du Centre (HNC).

Note: If you travel south from Arcola (for example, toward Portal (ND)), you will leave Central Standard Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT). In addition, you will be moving from an area that does not observe daylight saving time to one that does.

Telephone area codes for Arcola: (306) & (639)<3>

The Canadian Postal Code for Arcola: S0C<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Arcola had a population of 509 people.

The population of Arcola represents 0.05% of the population of Saskatchewan (which had 985,386 people at that time), making it Saskatchewan's 129th most populous community.

With a 2006 count of 509 people, the population of Arcola decreased 4.32% from the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 532 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Arcola.

Communities near Arcola ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Arcola and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<5>.

Community   2006
Cannington Lake   [Map]   ---   NE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Carlyle   [Map]   1,257   E   9 miles [14.5 km]
Forget   [Map]   40   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Kenosee Lake   [Map]   194   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Kenosee Park   [Map]   ---   NE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Kisbey   [Map]   185   W   8 miles [12.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Arcola.

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, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia and Wyoming.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Arcola. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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 get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Arcola, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Arcola.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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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.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Unless noted otherwise, the population counts we use should be considered estimates. Our population values for Arcola were taken from various sources and although they can be traced back to Statistics Canada (StatCan), they should not be considered official.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Arcola - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (639) is an overlay for area code (306).

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<4>The Canadian Postal Code consists of 6 characters, where the first three characters are the 'Forward Sortation Area (FSA)', with the last three characters being the 'Local Delivery Unit (LDU)'. The Canadian Postal Codes were created as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. So keep in mind that any given Postal Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Arcola). The boundaries of the Postal Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other Postal Codes. When looking for a Postal Code, whether Arcola or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in Arcola. A straight line distance ignores things 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, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Arcola. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Arcola

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arcola. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 49.6379, Longitude: -102.4897     [Map].

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