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The location of Walnut Grove









Welcome to Walnut Grove ...

Walnut Grove is located in Walker County.

The location of Walnut Grove has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for Walnut Grove: Walnut Grv.

Walnut Grove is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you travel west from Walnut Grove (for example, toward Mentone (AL)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Area codes for Walnut Grove: (706) and (762)<3>

Communities near Walnut Grove ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Walnut Grove and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirectionDistance
Mentone (AL)   [Map]   368   W   17 miles [27.4 km]
Valley Head (AL)   [Map]   550   W   18 miles [29 km]
Chickamauga   [Map]   3,144   N   15 miles [24.1 km]
LaFayette   [Map]   7,198   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Linwood   [Map]   ---   N   4 miles [6.4 km]
Lyerly   [Map]   522   S   17 miles [27.4 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Walnut Grove.

Communities Also Named Walnut Grove ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Georgia communities named Walnut Grove: This one is located in Walker County and the other is located in Walton County.

Beyond Georgia, there are 69 communities that are also named Walnut Grove - they are located in Alabama (3), Arizona, Arkansas (9), British Columbia, California, Colorado, Illinois (3), Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (2), Kentucky (4), Maryland, Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio (2), Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina (2), Tennessee (15), Texas (4), Utah, Virginia (6), Washington and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Walnut Grove.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Walnut Grove. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Walnut Grove. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Walnut Grove.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Walnut Grove:

Websites for Walnut Grove ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.walkercochamber.com/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Walnut Grove ...

Looking for more information about Walnut Grove? 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.

Looking for more information about Walnut Grove? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Walnut Grove, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Walnut Grove.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Walker County: www.co.walker.ga.us/

The official website for State of Georgia: www.georgia.gov/


Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Walnut Grove - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (762) is an overlay for area code (706).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Walnut Grove) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Walnut Grove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.6417, Longitude: -85.2947     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Walnut Grove have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Walnut Grove.

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