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(Harris County)

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Welcome to Arlington Heights ...

Arlington Heights is located in Harris County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Arlington Heights: Arlington Hts. (in Canada, 'Hgts.' is the more common abbreviation.)

Arlington Heights is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Communities Also Named Arlington Heights ...

While we believe that this Arlington Heights is located in Harris County, we know of another 2 Texas communities named Arlington Heights. Those communities are located in the following counties: Nueces and Tarrant County.

Beyond Texas, there are 19 communities that are also named Arlington Heights - they are located in California, Connecticut, Florida (2), Illinois (2), Kansas, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Ohio (3), Pennsylvania, Utah, Virginia (2) and Washington.

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

Communities near Arlington Heights ...

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

  • Houston [Harris County]
  • Pasadena [Harris County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pasadena have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pasadena
    • Pasadena [Harris County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the east of Arlington Heights
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pasadena
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pasadena
  • Pearland [Brazoria County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pearland have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pearland
    • Pearland [Brazoria County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the southwest of Arlington Heights
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pearland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pearland
  • League City [Galveston County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for League City have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for League City
    • League City [Galveston County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the southeast of Arlington Heights
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on League City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for League City
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Baytown [Harris County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Baytown have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Baytown
      • Baytown [Harris County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the northeast of Arlington Heights
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baytown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baytown
    • Friendswood [Galveston County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Friendswood have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Friendswood
      • Friendswood [Galveston County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the south of Arlington Heights
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Friendswood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Friendswood
    • La Porte [Harris County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for La Porte have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for La Porte
      • La Porte [Harris County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the east of Arlington Heights
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on La Porte
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for La Porte
    • Deer Park [Harris County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Deer Park have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Deer Park
      • Deer Park [Harris County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast of Arlington Heights
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Deer Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Deer Park
    • Alvin [Brazoria County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alvin have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alvin
      • Alvin [Brazoria County] lies 18 miles [29 km] to the south of Arlington Heights
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alvin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Alvin
    • Dickinson [Galveston County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dickinson have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dickinson
      • Dickinson [Galveston County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the southeast of Arlington Heights
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dickinson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dickinson

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arlington Heights ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Harris County: www.co.harris.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 Arlington Heights - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Arlington Heights) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arlington Heights. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.6479, Longitude: -95.2135       In this case, the coordinates for Arlington Heights have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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