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Arlington Forest, Virginia
(Roanoke County)

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Welcome to Arlington Forest ...

Arlington Forest is located in Roanoke County.

A typical abbreviation for Arlington Forest: Arlington Frst.

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

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 near Arlington Forest ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Arlington Forest and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Bent Mountain   [Map]   ---   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Boones Mill   [Map]   232   SE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Buena Vista   [Map]   ---   NE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Garden City   [Map]   ---   E   5 miles [8 km]
Roanoke   [Map]   99,660   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Rocky Mount   [Map]   4,798   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Arlington Forest.

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.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Arlington Forest. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • 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 community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for 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 get an overview with links that will help you to 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 get an overview with links that will help you to 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 Tourism Map for Arlington Forest.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Arlington Forest. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Virginia

About Roanoke County

About Virginia

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: www.virginia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Arlington Forest - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting in Arlington Forest. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Arlington Forest) to Point B.

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

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Arlington Forest.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Arlington Forest.