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Welcome to Arrington ...
The location of Arrington has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Arrington, you might consider that their post office opened in 1860.
Arrington is 700 feet [213 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Arrington lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Arrington is within the boundaries of the (434) area code.
Communities Also Named Arrington ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 5 communities that are also named Arrington - they are located in Alabama, Georgia, Illinois, Kansas and Tennessee.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Arrington.
Communities near Arrington ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Arrington.
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 Arrington. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Arrington.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Arrington. 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 Arrington.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Arrington. See our Newspapers Page for Arrington.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arrington ...
Looking for more information about Arrington? 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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Arrington, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Arrington.
Adding Arrington to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Arrington in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Arrington was in the document titled List of Post Offices from Cameron Blevins and Richard Helbock.<6>
We also found Arrington in the book titled List of Post Offices in the United States (1870).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Arrington.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Arrington. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Nelson County: www.nelsoncounty.com/
The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 05 Sep 2023