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Welcome to Arvana ...

Arvana is located in Dawson County<1>.

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

Arvana is 3,020 feet [920 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Arvana is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

The area code for Arvana: (806)

Communities near Arvana ...

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

  • Lamesa [Dawson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lamesa
    • Lamesa [Dawson County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the southwest of Arvana
    • Estimated population for 2018: 9,042 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lamesa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lamesa
  • O'Donnell [Lynn County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for O'Donnell have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for O'Donnell
    • O'Donnell [Lynn County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Arvana
    • Estimated population for 2018: 826 people
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  • Los Ybanez [Dawson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Los Ybanez have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Los Ybanez
    • Los Ybanez [Dawson County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Arvana
    • Estimated population for 2018: 19 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Los Ybanez
  • Welch [Dawson County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Welch have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Welch
    • Welch [Dawson County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Arvana
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Welch
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sparenberg [Dawson County]
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      • Sparenberg [Dawson County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Arvana
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    • White City [Gaines County] - Historic
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for White City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for White City
      • White City [Gaines County] was located 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Arvana
    • Ackerly [Martin County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ackerly have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ackerly
      • Ackerly [Martin County] lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Arvana
      • Estimated population for 2018: 227 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ackerly
    • Tahoka [Lynn County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tahoka have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tahoka
      • Tahoka [Lynn County] lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<4> to the north of Arvana
      • Estimated population for 2018: 2,629 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tahoka
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tahoka
    • Gail [Borden County]
    • Vealmoor [Howard 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 Arvana. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Arvana.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arvana ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Texas

About Dawson County

About Texas

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Arvana. 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 Dawson, 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 Arvana - 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 from Point A (ie- Arvana) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arvana. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 32.8098, Longitude: -101.9149       In this case, the coordinates for Arvana have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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