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Welcome to Welaka ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Welaka has a population of 713 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Welaka.
Welaka is near sea level<3>.
Time Zone: Welaka lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Welaka is within the boundaries of the (386) area code.
The ZIP code for Welaka: 32193<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Welaka had an population of 713 people. This is an increase of 1.71% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 21.67% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Welaka had a population of 701 people. This makes Welaka the county's 5th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 701 people, the population of Welaka increased 19.62% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 586 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Welaka.
Communities near Welaka ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Welaka.
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 Welaka. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Welaka.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Welaka. 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 Welaka.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Welaka. See our Newspapers Page for Welaka.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Welaka ...
Looking for more information about Welaka? 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 Welaka, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Welaka.
Adding Welaka to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Welaka in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Welaka was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Welaka on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Florida (1956).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Welaka on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Welaka. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Putnam County: www.putnam-fl.com/
The official website for State of Florida: www.myflorida.com/
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This page was last modified: 17 Apr 2022