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Welcome to Waltertown (aka 'Watertown') ...
The location of Waltertown has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Waltertown has a population of 4,115 people<3> (see below for details).
The community of Waltertown has also been called Watertown.
Waltertown is 130 feet [40 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Waltertown lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Waltertown is within the boundaries of the (912) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Waltertown had an population of 4,115 people. This is an increase of 0.1% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.11% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Waltertown had a population of 4,111 people (which is 11.32% of the total population of Ware County).
The population of Waltertown represents 0.04% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people).
With a 2010 count of 4,111 people, the population of Waltertown increased 2.01% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 4,030 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Waltertown.
Communities near Waltertown ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Waltertown.
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 Waltertown. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Waltertown.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Waltertown. 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 Waltertown.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Waltertown. See our Newspapers Page for Waltertown.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Waltertown ...
Looking for more information about Waltertown? 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 Waltertown, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Waltertown.
Adding Waltertown to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Waltertown 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 Waltertown was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1895.
We also found Waltertown on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1904.
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Waltertown on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Ware County: www.warecounty.com/
The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Apr 2022