Arnold, Ohio

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Arnold, Ohio
Unincorporated community
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Arnold, Ohio is located in Ohio
Arnold, Ohio
Arnold, Ohio
Location of Arnold, Ohio
Coordinates: 40°08′31″N 83°15′03″W / 40.14194°N 83.25083°W / 40.14194; -83.25083
CountryUnited States
StateOhio
CountiesUnion
Elevation[1]958 ft (292 m)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code43064
Area code(s)614
GNIS feature ID1037487[1]

Arnold is an unincorporated community in Jerome Township, Union County, Ohio, United States. It is located at 40°08′31″N 83°15′03″W / 40.14194°N 83.25083°W / 40.14194; -83.25083Coordinates: 40°08′31″N 83°15′03″W / 40.14194°N 83.25083°W / 40.14194; -83.25083,[2] along U.S. Route 42, between New California and Plain City.[3]

History[edit]

Arnold was platted in 1893 when the railroad was extended to that point.[4] The community was named for Mrs. George Arnold, the original owner of the town site.[4] The Arnold Post office was established on June 21, 1894, but was discontinued on February 28, 1910. The mail service is now sent through the Plain City branch.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Arnold, Ohio
  3. ^ Rand McNally. The Road Atlas '06. Chicago: Rand McNally, 2006, 78.
  4. ^ a b Curry, William Leontes (1913). History of Jerome Township, Union County, Ohio. Press of the Edward T. Miller Company. p. 57.
  5. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Arnold Post Office