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Welcome to Arlington Forest ...

Arlington Forest is located in Roanoke County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Arlington Forest: Arlington Frst.

Arlington Forest is 1,270 feet [387 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Arlington Forest lies within the (540) area code.

Communities Also Named Arlington Forest ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Virginia communities named Arlington Forest: This one is located in Roanoke County and the other is located in Arlington County.

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

Communities near Arlington Forest ...

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

  • Roanoke [Roanoke City]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Roanoke have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Roanoke
    • Roanoke [Roanoke City] lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northeast of Arlington Forest
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Roanoke
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Roanoke
  • Salem [Salem City]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Salem have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salem
    • Salem [Salem City] lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north of Arlington Forest
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salem
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salem
  • Vinton [Roanoke County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vinton have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vinton
    • Vinton [Roanoke County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the northeast of Arlington Forest
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vinton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vinton
  • Rocky Mount [Franklin County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rocky Mount have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rocky Mount
    • Rocky Mount [Franklin County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the southeast of Arlington Forest
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rocky Mount
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Troutville [Botetourt County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Troutville have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Troutville
      • Troutville [Botetourt County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the northeast of Arlington Forest
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Troutville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Troutville
    • Boones Mill [Franklin County]
    • Garden City [Roanoke City]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Garden City have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garden City
      • Garden City [Roanoke City] lies 5 miles [8 km] to the east of Arlington Forest
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    • Buena Vista [Roanoke City]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Buena Vista have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Buena Vista
      • Buena Vista [Roanoke City] lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast of Arlington Forest
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    • Sunset Village [Salem City]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunset Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunset Village
      • Sunset Village [Salem City] lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the north of Arlington Forest
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunset Village
    • Bent Mountain [Roanoke 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 Arlington Forest. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Arlington Forest.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arlington Forest ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Roanoke County: www.roanokecountyva.gov/

The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.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 Forest - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>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- Arlington Forest) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arlington Forest. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.2101, Longitude: -80.0189       In this case, the coordinates for Arlington Forest have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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