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Welcome to Arthur ...

Arthur is located in Grant County.

Arthur is 1,090 feet [332 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Telephone area codes for Arthur: (304) and (681)<2>

Communities near Arthur ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Arthur and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Baker   [Map]   ---   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Bayard   [Map]   272   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Brushy Run   [Map]   ---   SW   17 miles [27.4 km]
Canaan Valley   [Map]   ---   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Davis   [Map]   655   W   19 miles [30.6 km]
Hartmansville   [Map]   ---   N   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Arthur ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 30 communities that are also named Arthur - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas (3), Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Michigan, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Arthur. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Arthur. 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 Arthur.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Arthur ...

Looking for more information about Arthur? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Arthur? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Arthur, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Arthur.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Arthur. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
  Libraries
Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
Hiking/CampingDoctors 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for West Virginia

About Grant County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Arthur. 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Arthur - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Arthur.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Arthur. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Arthur) 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 Arthur. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Arthur

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Arthur. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.0684, Longitude: -79.1119     [Map].

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Arthur.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Arthur.