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Welcome to Walton ...

The city of Walton is primarily located in Boone County. A portion of Walton extends into Kenton County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Walton has a population of 3,974 people<1> (see below for details).

Walton is 920 feet [280 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Walton is located in the (859) area code.

The ZIP code for Walton: 41094<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Walton had a population of 3,635 people. This makes Walton the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of Walton represents 0.08% of the population of Kentucky (which has 4,339,367 people), making it the state's 91st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 3,635 people, the population of Walton increased 48.37% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,450 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Walton had an population of 3,974 people. This is an increase of 9.33% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 62.2% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Walton ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Walton and not the distance if you drove it.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Alexandria   [Map]   9,438   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Covington   [Map]   40,455   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Edgewood   [Map]   8,720   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Elsmere   [Map]   8,644   N   8 miles [12.9 km]
Erlanger   [Map]   18,840   N   10 miles [16.1 km]
Florence   [Map]   32,305   N   9 miles [14.5 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 30 communities that are also named Walton - they are located in Florida, Illinois, Indiana (2), Kansas (3), 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 that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Walton. We make it easy to see an overhead 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:

Websites for Walton ...

Official Website: www.cityofwalton.org/

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 get an overview with links that will help you to 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 ...

The official website for Walton: www.cityofwalton.org/

The official website for Boone County: www.boonecountyky.org/

The official website for State of Kentucky: www.kentucky.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>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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<2>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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<3>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 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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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Walton. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Walton) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Walton. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Walton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Walton. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.8655, Longitude: -84.6139     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Walton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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