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Welcome to Arrowhead ...

Arrowhead is located in Albemarle County<1>.

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

Arrowhead is 710 feet [216 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Arrowhead ...

While we believe that this Arrowhead is located in Albemarle County, we know of another 3 Virginia communities named Arrowhead. Those communities are located in the following counties: Chesterfield, Franklin and Virginia Beach City.

Beyond Virginia, there are 23 communities that are also named Arrowhead - they are located in Alabama (2), British Columbia, California, Colorado, Illinois (3), Maryland (2), Missouri, Nevada (3), North Carolina (2), Ohio, Tennessee and Washington (2).

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

Communities near Arrowhead ...

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

  • Charlottesville [Charlottesville City]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Charlottesville
    • Charlottesville [Charlottesville City] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Arrowhead
    • Estimated population for 2018: 48,117 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Charlottesville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Charlottesville
  • Waynesboro [Waynesboro City]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Waynesboro have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Waynesboro
    • Waynesboro [Waynesboro City] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Arrowhead
    • Estimated population for 2018: 22,628 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Waynesboro
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Waynesboro
  • Scottsville [Albemarle County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scottsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scottsville
    • Scottsville [Albemarle County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Arrowhead
    • Estimated population for 2018: 615 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scottsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scottsville
  • Ednam Village [Albemarle County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ednam Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ednam Village
    • Ednam Village [Albemarle County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Arrowhead
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ednam Village
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ivy [Albemarle County]
    • University Heights [Albemarle County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for University Heights have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for University Heights
      • University Heights [Albemarle County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northeast of Arrowhead
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on University Heights
    • Alberene [Albemarle County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alberene
      • Alberene [Albemarle County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the south of Arrowhead
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alberene
    • Barracks [Albemarle County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Barracks have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Barracks
      • Barracks [Albemarle County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Arrowhead
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Barracks
    • Huntington Village [Albemarle County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Huntington Village have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Huntington Village
      • Huntington Village [Albemarle County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Arrowhead
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Huntington Village
    • Belmont [Charlottesville City]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Belmont
      • Belmont [Charlottesville City] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Arrowhead
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Belmont

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 Arrowhead. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Arrowhead.

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

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Arrowhead. See our Newspapers Page for Arrowhead.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arrowhead ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Virginia

About Albemarle County

About Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Albemarle County: www.albemarle.org/

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 Albemarle, 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 Arrowhead - 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 drawn from Point A (ie- Arrowhead) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arrowhead. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.9793, Longitude: -78.5942       In this case, the coordinates for Arrowhead have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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