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Arnold Heights
Unincorporated community
Country  United States
State  California
County Riverside County
Elevation 475 m (1,558 ft)

Arnold Heights is an unincorporated community in Riverside County, California. It lies at an elevation of 1558 feet (475 m). Arnold Heights is located 8 miles (12.9 km) southeast of Riverside.

The settlement began in 1945 on land that used to be Camp Haan, that was developed into residences for personnel assigned to the March Air Force Base. The name "Arnold" honors General Henry H. Arnold.

The typical home in Arnold Heights was about 1,000 square feet with a small carport. Front lawns were watered, back yards were desert. All of Arnold Heights has been bulldozed and it no longer exists.

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