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Welcome to Arkendale ...

Arkendale is located in Stafford County<1>.

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

Arkendale is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Arkendale lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Arkendale is located in the (540) area code.

Communities near Arkendale ...

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

  • Fredericksburg [Fredericksburg City]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fredericksburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fredericksburg
    • Fredericksburg [Fredericksburg City] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Arkendale
    • Estimated population in 2018: 29,144 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fredericksburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fredericksburg<5>
  • Dumfries [Prince William County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dumfries
    • Dumfries [Prince William County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Arkendale
    • Estimated population in 2018: 5,234 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dumfries
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dumfries<5>
  • Indian Head [Charles County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Indian Head have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Indian Head
    • Indian Head [Charles County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Arkendale
    • Estimated population in 2018: 3,807 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Indian Head
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Indian Head<5>
  • Occoquan [Fairfax County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Occoquan have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Occoquan
    • Occoquan [Fairfax County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the north of Arkendale
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,089 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Occoquan
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Occoquan<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Quantico [Prince William County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Quantico have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Quantico
      • Quantico [Prince William County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Arkendale
      • Estimated population in 2018: 524 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Quantico
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Quantico<5>
    • Port Tobacco Village [Charles County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Port Tobacco Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Port Tobacco Village
      • Port Tobacco Village [Charles County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the east of Arkendale
      • Estimated population in 2018: 15 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Port Tobacco Village
    • Widewater Village at Stafford [Stafford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Widewater Village at Stafford have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Widewater Village at Stafford
      • Widewater Village at Stafford [Stafford County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Arkendale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Widewater Village at Stafford
    • Willamsburg on the Potomac [Stafford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Willamsburg on the Potomac
      • Willamsburg on the Potomac [Stafford County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Arkendale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Willamsburg on the Potomac
    • King James Village [Stafford County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for King James Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for King James Village
      • King James Village [Stafford County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Arkendale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on King James Village
    • Nanjemoy [Charles County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Nanjemoy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nanjemoy
      • Nanjemoy [Charles County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the east of Arkendale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Nanjemoy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Nanjemoy<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arkendale ...

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

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About Stafford County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Stafford County: www.co.stafford.va.us/

The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Virginia's counties, including Stafford, 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 Arkendale - 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- Arkendale) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arkendale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4385, Longitude: -77.3425       In this case, the coordinates for Arkendale have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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