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Welcome to Arthur ...

Arthur is located in Claiborne County<1>.

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

Arthur is 1,220 feet [372 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Arthur (for example, toward Gernt), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

The telephone area code for Arthur: (423)

Communities Also Named Arthur ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 30 communities that are also named Arthur - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (3), Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Michigan, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, South Carolina, Texas, Utah, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Arthur ...

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

  • Middlesboro [Bell County]
  • New Tazewell [Claiborne County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Tazewell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Tazewell
    • New Tazewell [Claiborne County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Arthur
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,716 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Tazewell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Tazewell<5>
  • Alanthus Hill [Hancock County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alanthus Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alanthus Hill
    • Alanthus Hill [Hancock County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the east of Arthur
    • Estimated population in 2014: 2,498 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alanthus Hill
  • Tazewell [Claiborne County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tazewell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tazewell
    • Tazewell [Claiborne County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Arthur
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,269 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tazewell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tazewell<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Pineville [Bell County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pineville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pineville
      • Pineville [Bell County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Arthur
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,781 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pineville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pineville<5>
    • Cumberland Gap [Claiborne County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cumberland Gap have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cumberland Gap
      • Cumberland Gap [Claiborne County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the north of Arthur
      • Estimated population in 2018: 489 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cumberland Gap
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cumberland Gap<5>
    • Evans Ferry [Claiborne County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Evans Ferry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Evans Ferry
      • Evans Ferry [Claiborne County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Arthur
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 293 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Evans Ferry
    • Braden [Union County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Braden have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Braden
      • Braden [Union County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Arthur
      • Estimated population in 2014: 277 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Braden
    • Stony Fork Junction [Bell County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stony Fork Junction have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stony Fork Junction
      • Stony Fork Junction [Bell County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Arthur
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stony Fork Junction
    • Edgewood [Bell County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Edgewood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Edgewood
      • Edgewood [Bell County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Arthur
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Edgewood

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arthur ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Find a Community in Tennessee

About Claiborne County

About Tennessee

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Tennessee's counties, including Claiborne, 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 Arthur - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Arthur) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arthur. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.5481, Longitude: -83.6707       In this case, the coordinates for Arthur 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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