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The location of Arcola









Welcome to Arcola ...

Arcola is located in Webster County.

The location of Arcola has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Arcola is 1,870 feet [570 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Arcola: (304) & (681)<3>

Communities near Arcola ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirectionDistance
Addison   [Map]   688   E   6 miles [9.7 km]
Camden-on-Gauley   [Map]   148   SW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Cowen   [Map]   482   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Erbacon   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Flatwoods   [Map]   270   NW   18 miles [29 km]
Gassaway   [Map]   873   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Arcola.

Communities Also Named Arcola ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 21 communities that are also named Arcola - they are located in Alabama, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas (5), Louisiana, Maryland, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Saskatchewan, Texas, Virginia and Wyoming.

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

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 Arcola. 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 Arcola. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Arcola.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Arcola:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arcola ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of West Virginia: www.wv.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 Arcola - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Arcola) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arcola. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4668, Longitude: -80.5193     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Arcola have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Arcola.

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