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Welcome to Walton ...

The town of Walton is located in Cass County.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Walton has a population of 1,021 people<2> (see below for details).

Walton is 770 feet [235 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Walton lies within the (574) area code.

The ZIP code for Walton: 46994<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Walton had a population of 1,049 people. This makes Walton the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Walton represents 0.02% of the population of Indiana (which has 6,483,802 people), making it the state's 295th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,049 people, the population of Walton decreased 1.87% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,069 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Walton had an population of 1,021 people. This is a decrease of 2.67% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.49% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Walton.

Communities near Walton ...

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 Walton and not the distance if driven.<5>.

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Bunker Hill   [Map]   860   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Camden   [Map]   607   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Flora   [Map]   1,981   SW   16 miles [25.7 km]
Galveston   [Map]   1,268   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Greentown   [Map]   2,369   SE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Kokomo   [Map]   57,836   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Walton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Indiana communities named Walton: This one is located in Cass County and the other is located in Parke County.

Beyond Indiana, there are 30 communities that are also named Walton - they are located in Florida, Illinois, Kansas (3), Kentucky, Michigan, Mississippi (2), Nebraska, New York, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (4), Utah, Virginia (2) and West Virginia (2).

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

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 Walton. 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 Walton. 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 Walton.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Walton ...

Looking for more information about Walton? 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 Walton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Walton.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Indiana: https://www.in.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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Walton.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Walton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Walton). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Walton or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Walton) 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 Walton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Walton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Walton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.6624, Longitude: -86.2444     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Walton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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