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Wakulla Springs, Florida

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Welcome to Wakulla Springs ...

Wakulla Springs is located in Wakulla County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Wakulla Springs: Wakulla Spgs. (or less commonly used: Wakulla Spngs. or Wakulla Sprngs.)

Wakulla Springs is near sea level<2>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Wakulla Springs (for example, toward Wewahitchka), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Wakulla Springs is within the boundaries of the (850) area code.

Communities near Wakulla Springs ...

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

  • Tallahassee [Leon County]
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    • Tallahassee [Leon County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<3> to the north of Wakulla Springs
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 196,326 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tallahassee<4>
  • Sopchoppy [Wakulla County]
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    • Sopchoppy [Wakulla County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the southwest of Wakulla Springs
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 500 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sopchoppy<4>
  • Saint Marks [Wakulla County]
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    • Saint Marks [Wakulla County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the southeast of Wakulla Springs
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 333 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Marks<4>
  • Crawfordville [Wakulla County]
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    • Woodville [Leon County]
    • Panacea [Wakulla County]
    • Capitola [Leon County]
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      • Capitola [Leon County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the northeast of Wakulla Springs
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    • Midway [Gadsden County]
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      • Midway [Gadsden County] lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<3> to the northwest of Wakulla Springs
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,956 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Midway<4>
    • Wacissa [Jefferson County]
    • Thomas City [Jefferson County]
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      • Thomas City [Jefferson County] lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the northeast of Wakulla Springs
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomas City have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 Wakulla Springs. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Wakulla Springs.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wakulla Springs ...

Looking for more information about Wakulla Springs? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Wakulla Springs, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Wakulla Springs.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Florida

About Wakulla County

About Florida

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Wakulla Springs. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Florida's counties, including Wakulla, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wakulla Springs - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Wakulla Springs) 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 Wakulla Springs. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Wakulla SpringsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wakulla Springs. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.2334, Longitude: -84.3027    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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