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Welcome to Arnett ...

Arnett is located in Hockley County<1>.

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

Arnett is 3,460 feet [1,055 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Arnett is about ¾ mile [or ~1 km] above sea level.

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

Note: If you leave Arnett and travel west, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).

Arnett lies within the (806) area code.

Communities Also Named Arnett ...

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

Beyond Texas, there are 10 communities that are also named Arnett - they are located in Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Missouri, New York, Oklahoma (2) and West Virginia (2).

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

Communities near Arnett ...

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

  • Levelland [Hockley County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Levelland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Levelland
    • Levelland [Hockley County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northwest of Arnett
    • Estimated population for 2018: 13,527 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Levelland
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Levelland
  • Wolfforth [Lubbock County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wolfforth
    • Wolfforth [Lubbock County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Arnett
    • Estimated population for 2018: 5,214 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wolfforth
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wolfforth
  • Sundown [Hockley County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sundown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sundown
    • Sundown [Hockley County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Arnett
    • Estimated population for 2018: 1,411 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sundown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sundown
  • Meadow [Terry County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meadow
    • Meadow [Terry County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Arnett
    • Estimated population for 2018: 582 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Meadow
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Meadow
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Smyer [Hockley County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Smyer have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Smyer
      • Smyer [Hockley County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Arnett
      • Estimated population for 2018: 477 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Smyer
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Smyer
    • Ropesville [Hockley County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ropesville
      • Ropesville [Hockley County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Arnett
      • Estimated population for 2018: 423 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ropesville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ropesville
    • Whiteface [Cochran County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Whiteface have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Whiteface
      • Whiteface [Cochran County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Arnett
      • Estimated population for 2018: 413 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Whiteface
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Whiteface
    • Opdyke West [Hockley County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Opdyke West have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Opdyke West
      • Opdyke West [Hockley County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Arnett
      • Estimated population for 2018: 185 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Opdyke West
    • Lockettville [Hockley County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lockettville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lockettville
      • Lockettville [Hockley County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Arnett
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lockettville
    • Reese Village [Lubbock County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Reese Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Reese Village
      • Reese Village [Lubbock County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Arnett
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Reese Village

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arnett ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Hockley County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Arnett. 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 Hockley, 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 Arnett - 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 obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Arnett) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arnett. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4926, Longitude: -102.2918       In this case, the coordinates for Arnett have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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