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Welcome to Arrington ...

Arrington is located in Nelson County<1>.

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

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 located in the (434) area code.

Communities Also Named Arrington ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have 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.

  • Amherst [Amherst County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amherst have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Amherst
    • Amherst [Amherst County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Arrington
    • Estimated population for 2018: 2,185 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amherst
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Amherst
  • Lowesville [Amherst County]
  • Adial [Nelson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Adial
    • Adial [Nelson County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the north of Arrington
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Adial
  • Beckham [Appomattox County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Beckham
    • Beckham [Appomattox County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Arrington
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sweet Briar Station [Amherst County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sweet Briar Station
      • Sweet Briar Station [Amherst County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Arrington
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sweet Briar Station
    • Lodebar [Nelson County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lodebar
      • Lodebar [Nelson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Arrington
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lodebar
    • Axtell [Buckingham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Axtell
      • Axtell [Buckingham County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Arrington
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    • Forks of Buffalo [Amherst County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Forks of Buffalo
      • Forks of Buffalo [Amherst County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Arrington
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Forks of Buffalo
    • Alcoma [Buckingham County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alcoma
      • Alcoma [Buckingham County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Arrington
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alcoma
    • Porters [Albemarle County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Porters
      • Porters [Albemarle County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Arrington
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Porters

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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Virginia

About Nelson County

About Virginia

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/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Virginia's counties, including Nelson, 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 Arrington - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- Arrington) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arrington. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.6840, Longitude: -78.9011       In this case, the coordinates for Arrington have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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