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Welcome to Arbor ...

Arbor is located in Houston County<1>.

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

Arbor is 310 feet [94 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Arbor lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Arbor is located in the (936) area code.

Communities Also Named Arbor ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Texas communities named Arbor: This one is located in Houston County and the other is located in Panola County.

Beyond Texas, there are 8 communities that are also named Arbor - they are located in California, Kansas, Kentucky, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

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

Communities near Arbor ...

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

  • Crockett [Houston County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crockett have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crockett
    • Crockett [Houston County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the west of Arbor
    • Estimated population for 2018: 6,532 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crockett
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Crockett
  • Grapeland [Houston County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grapeland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grapeland
    • Grapeland [Houston County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Arbor
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,428 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grapeland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grapeland
  • Groveton [Trinity County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Groveton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Groveton
    • Groveton [Trinity County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Arbor
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,036 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Groveton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Groveton
  • Lovelady [Houston County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lovelady have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lovelady
    • Lovelady [Houston County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Arbor
    • Estimated population for 2018: 635 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lovelady
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lovelady
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Kennard [Houston County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kennard have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kennard
      • Kennard [Houston County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Arbor
      • Estimated population for 2018: 331 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kennard
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kennard
    • Latexo [Houston County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Latexo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Latexo
      • Latexo [Houston County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Arbor
      • Estimated population for 2018: 318 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Latexo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Latexo
    • Pennington [Trinity County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pennington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pennington
      • Pennington [Trinity County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Arbor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pennington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pennington
    • Harrison Town [Houston County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harrison Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harrison Town
      • Harrison Town [Houston County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Arbor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harrison Town
    • Fog Town [Houston County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fog Town have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fog Town
      • Fog Town [Houston County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the east of Arbor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fog Town
    • Ratcliff [Houston County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ratcliff have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ratcliff
      • Ratcliff [Houston County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Arbor
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ratcliff
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ratcliff

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arbor ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Texas

About Houston County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Texas: https://texas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Texas' counties, including Houston, 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 Arbor - 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 from Point A (ie- Arbor) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arbor. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2943, Longitude: -95.2947       In this case, the coordinates for Arbor have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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