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Walkertown, Louisiana

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The location of Walkertown

Welcome to Walkertown ...

Walkertown is located in Jefferson Parish.

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

Walkertown is near sea level<2>.

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

Walkertown lies within the (504) area code.

Communities near Walkertown ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

New Orleans   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the Northeast (NE) of Walkertown

Located in Orleans Parish

Kenner   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Walkertown

Gretna   [Map]

Lies 3 miles [4.8 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Walkertown

Harahan   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Walkertown

Jean Lafitte   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the South (S) of Walkertown

Bridge City   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Walkertown

Timberlane   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the East (E) of Walkertown

Avondale   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of Walkertown

Jefferson   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Walkertown

Terrytown   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the East (E) of Walkertown

To learn more about neighboring communities and parishes, please visit the Nearby Page for Walkertown.

Communities Also Named Walkertown ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Walkertown - they are located in Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, North Carolina (4), Pennsylvania (2) and Tennessee (2).

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

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 Walkertown. 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 Walkertown. 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 Walkertown.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Walkertown ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Louisiana

About Jefferson Parish

About Louisiana

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Jefferson Parish:

The official website for State of Louisiana:

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 Walkertown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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- Walkertown) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Walkertown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 29.8902, Longitude: -90.1137     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Walkertown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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