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Welcome to Arcade ...

Arcade is located in Ector County.

The location of Arcade has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Arcade is 2,960 feet [902 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Arcade is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Arcade is within the boundaries of the (432) area code.

Communities Also Named Arcade ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Arcade - they are located in California (3), Georgia, Michigan, New York and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Arcade ...

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

  • Odessa [Ector County]
  • Goldsmith [Ector County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Goldsmith have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Goldsmith
    • Goldsmith [Ector County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the northwest of Arcade
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Goldsmith
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Goldsmith
  • West Odessa [Ector County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Odessa have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Odessa
    • West Odessa [Ector County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the northwest of Arcade
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Odessa
  • Penwell [Ector County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Penwell have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Penwell
    • Penwell [Ector County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the southwest of Arcade
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Penwell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Penwell
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Judkins [Ector County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Judkins
      • Judkins [Ector County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the southwest of Arcade
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Judkins
    • Gardendale [Ector County]
    • Scharbauer City [Ector County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scharbauer City have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scharbauer City
      • Scharbauer City [Ector County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the north of Arcade
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scharbauer City
    • Notrees [Ector County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Notrees have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Notrees
      • Notrees [Ector County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the northwest of Arcade
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Notrees
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Notrees
    • Midland [Midland County]
    • Crane [Crane County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arcade ...

Looking for more information about Arcade? 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.

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Texas

About Ector County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Ector County: www.co.ector.tx.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Arcade - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Arcade) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arcade. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.8029, Longitude: -102.4460       In this case, the coordinates for Arcade have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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