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Welcome to Arbovale ...

Arbovale is located in Pocahontas County<1>.

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

Arbovale is 2,720 feet [829 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Arbovale is about ½ mile above sea level.

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

Area codes for Arbovale: (304) & (681)<4>

Adding Arbovale to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Arbovale in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Arbovale was on a map titled Map of West Virginia (from Rand McNally, 1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Arbovale on our Genealogy Page.

Communities near Arbovale ...

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

  • Durbin [Pocahontas County]
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    • Durbin [Pocahontas County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Arbovale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 294 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Durbin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Durbin
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Durbin<6>
  • Monterey [Highland County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Monterey
    • Monterey [Highland County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the east of Arbovale
    • Estimated population in 2019: 136 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Monterey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Monterey
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monterey<6>
  • Cass [Pocahontas County]
  • Frank [Pocahontas County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Frank
    • Frank [Pocahontas County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Arbovale
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frank
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Thornwood [Pocahontas County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Thornwood
      • Thornwood [Pocahontas County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northeast of Arbovale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Thornwood
    • Mingo [Randolph County]
    • Possum Trot [Highland County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Possum Trot
      • Possum Trot [Highland County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the east of Arbovale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Possum Trot
    • Bolar [Bath County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bolar
      • Bolar [Bath County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Arbovale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bolar
    • Slaty Fork [Pocahontas County]
    • Elkwater [Randolph County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Elkwater
      • Elkwater [Randolph County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Arbovale
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elkwater

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arbovale ...

Looking for more information about Arbovale? 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 Arbovale, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Arbovale.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for West Virginia

About Pocahontas County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of West Virginia's counties, including Pocahontas, 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 Arbovale - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Arbovale) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arbovale. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4354, Longitude: -79.8176       In this case, the coordinates for Arbovale have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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