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The location of Arlington Forest













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

The area code for Arlington Forest: (540)

Communities near Arlington Forest ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Arlington Forest and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Bent Mountain   [Map]   ---   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Boones Mill   [Map]   235   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]   99,837   NE   5 miles [8 km]
Rocky Mount   [Map]   4,764   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 for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Arlington Forest. If available, we provide a satellite 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 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.

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<2>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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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- 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     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Arlington Forest have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>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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This page was last modified: 19 Mar 2019