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Welcome to Waldron ...

The city of Waldron is located in Harper County<1>.

The location of Waldron has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Waldron has a population of 10 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Waldron.

Waldron is 1,250 feet [381 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Waldron lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Waldron: (620)

The ZIP code for Waldron: 67150<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Waldron had an population of 10 people. This is a decrease of 9.09% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 41.18% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Waldron had a population of 11 people. This makes Waldron the county's 6th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 11 people, the population of Waldron decreased 35.29% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 17 people).

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

Communities Also Named Waldron ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Waldron - they are located in Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Missouri, Oklahoma, Oregon (3), Saskatchewan and Washington.

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

Communities near Waldron ...

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

  • Anthony [Harper County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Anthony
    • Anthony [Harper County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northeast of Waldron
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,032 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Anthony
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Anthony<7>
  • Cherokee [Alfalfa County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cherokee
    • Cherokee [Alfalfa County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<6> to the southwest of Waldron
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,492 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cherokee
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cherokee<7>
  • Kiowa [Barber County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kiowa
    • Kiowa [Barber County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the west of Waldron
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 917 people
    • Former name for Kiowa:
    • New Kiowa
    • Kiowa has also been known as:
    • Kiowa
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kiowa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kiowa<7>
  • Attica [Harper County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Attica
    • Attica [Harper County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the north of Waldron
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 547 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Attica have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Attica
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Attica<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Wakita [Grant County]
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      • Wakita [Grant County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the southeast of Waldron
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 327 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wakita
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wakita<7>
    • Burlington [Alfalfa County]
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      • Burlington [Alfalfa County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southwest of Waldron
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 160 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burlington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burlington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Burlington<7>
    • Manchester [Grant County]
    • Hazelton [Barber County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hazelton
      • Hazelton [Barber County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northwest of Waldron
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 84 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hazelton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hazelton
    • Bluff City [Harper County]
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      • Bluff City [Harper County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the east of Waldron
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 58 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bluff City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Former name for Bluff City:
      • Bluff
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bluff City
    • Amorita [Alfalfa County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Amorita
      • Amorita [Alfalfa County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Waldron
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 38 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amorita have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amorita
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Amorita<7>

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 Waldron. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Waldron.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Waldron ...

Looking for more information about Waldron? 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 Waldron, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Waldron.

Adding Waldron to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Waldron 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 Waldron was on a map titled Map of Kansas (from Rand McNally, 1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Waldron on our Genealogy Page.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Harper County: www.harpercounty.org/

The official website for State of Kansas: https://portal.kansas.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Kansas' counties, including Harper, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Waldron.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Waldron - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 city (such as Waldron). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Waldron or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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- Waldron) 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 Waldron. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WaldronOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Waldron. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 37.0018, Longitude: -98.1825       In this case, the coordinates for Waldron have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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