Arnold, Kansas

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Arnold, Kansas
Unincorporated community
Arnold, Kansas is located in Kansas
Arnold, Kansas
Arnold, Kansas
Location within the state of Kansas
Coordinates: 38°38′25″N 100°2′46″W / 38.64028°N 100.04611°W / 38.64028; -100.04611Coordinates: 38°38′25″N 100°2′46″W / 38.64028°N 100.04611°W / 38.64028; -100.04611
Country United States
State Kansas
County Ness
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 67515
Map of Ness County from KDOT (map legend)

Arnold is an unincorporated community in northern Ness County, Kansas, United States. It lies along K-4, north-northwest of the city of Ness City, the county seat of Ness County.[1] Its elevation is 2,566 feet (782 m), and it is located at 38°38′25″N 100°2′46″W / 38.64028°N 100.04611°W / 38.64028; -100.04611 (38.6402921, -100.0462373).[2] Although it is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 67515.[3]

History[edit]

Arnold was a station and shipping point on the Missouri Pacific Railroad.[4]

The first post office in Arnold was established in about 1902.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Rand McNally. The Road Atlas '08. Chicago: Rand McNally, 2008, p. 40.
  2. ^ Geographic Names Information System Feature Detail Report, Geographic Names Information System, 1978-10-13. Accessed 2008-04-12.
  3. ^ Zip Code Lookup
  4. ^ Blackmar, Frank Wilson (1912). Kansas: A Cyclopedia of State History, Embracing Events, Institutions, Industries, Counties, Cities, Towns, Prominent Persons, Etc.. Standard Publishing Company. p. 103. 
  5. ^ "Kansas Post Offices, 1828-1961, page 2". Kansas Historical Society. Retrieved 19 June 2014.