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(Braxton County)

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Welcome to Arnett ...

Arnett is located in Braxton County<1>.

Arnett is 990 feet [302 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Arnett: (304) and (681)<3>

Communities Also Named Arnett ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two West Virginia communities named Arnett: This one is located in Braxton County and the other is located in Raleigh County.

Beyond West Virginia, there are 10 communities that are also named Arnett - they are located in Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Missouri, New York, Oklahoma (2) and Texas (2).

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

Communities near Arnett ...

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

  • Glenville [Gilmer County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Glenville
    • Glenville [Gilmer County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Arnett
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,434 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Glenville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Glenville<5>
  • Sutton [Braxton County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sutton have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sutton
    • Sutton [Braxton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Arnett
    • Estimated population in 2019: 988 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sutton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sutton<5>
  • Gassaway [Braxton County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gassaway have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gassaway
    • Gassaway [Braxton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Arnett
    • Estimated population in 2019: 846 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gassaway
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gassaway<5>
  • Burnsville [Braxton County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burnsville have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burnsville
    • Burnsville [Braxton County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Arnett
    • Estimated population in 2019: 477 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burnsville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burnsville<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Flatwoods [Braxton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Flatwoods have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Flatwoods
      • Flatwoods [Braxton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Arnett
      • Estimated population in 2019: 265 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Flatwoods
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Flatwoods<5>
    • Sand Fork [Gilmer County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sand Fork have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sand Fork
      • Sand Fork [Gilmer County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Arnett
      • Estimated population in 2019: 148 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sand Fork
    • Heaters [Braxton County]
    • Truebada [Gilmer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Truebada
      • Truebada [Gilmer County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the north of Arnett
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Truebada
    • Shock [Gilmer County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Shock
      • Shock [Gilmer County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the west of Arnett
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Shock
    • Canfield [Braxton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Canfield
      • Canfield [Braxton County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the south of Arnett
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Canfield

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arnett ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Arnett. 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 Braxton, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Arnett - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Arnett) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Arnett. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Arnett

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arnett. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.8096, Longitude: -80.7219    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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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