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Welcome to Walker ...

Walker is located in Aroostook County<1>.

Walker is 610 feet [186 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Walker (for example, toward Bath (NB)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Atlantic Time Zone (AST/ADT).

Walker is located in the (207) area code.

Communities Also Named Walker ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 48 communities that are also named Walker - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas (2), British Columbia, California (3), Colorado, Delaware, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois (2), Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan (4), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New Mexico, New York (2), Oklahoma (2), Oregon, Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina (2), South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

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

Communities near Walker ...

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

  • Presque Isle [Aroostook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Presque Isle
    • Presque Isle [Aroostook County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the northeast of Walker
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,950 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Presque Isle have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Presque Isle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Presque Isle<5>
  • Mapleton [Aroostook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mapleton
    • Mapleton [Aroostook County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the northeast of Walker
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,824 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mapleton have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mapleton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mapleton<5>
  • Washburn [Aroostook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Washburn
    • Washburn [Aroostook County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the north of Walker
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,533 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Washburn have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Washburn
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Washburn<5>
  • Mars Hill [Aroostook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mars Hill
    • Mars Hill [Aroostook County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the east of Walker
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,461 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mars Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mars Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mars Hill<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Ashland [Aroostook County]
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      • Ashland [Aroostook County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the west of Walker
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,214 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ashland have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashland<5>
    • Easton [Aroostook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Easton
      • Easton [Aroostook County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the east of Walker
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,177 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Easton have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Easton
    • Blaine [Aroostook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Blaine
      • Blaine [Aroostook County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the east of Walker
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 668 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Blaine have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Blaine
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Blaine<5>
    • Westfield [Aroostook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Westfield
      • Westfield [Aroostook County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<3> to the east of Walker
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 505 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Westfield have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Westfield
    • Chapman [Aroostook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chapman
      • Chapman [Aroostook County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Walker
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 450 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chapman
    • Castle Hill [Aroostook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Castle Hill
      • Castle Hill [Aroostook County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<3> to the north of Walker
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 390 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Castle Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Castle Hill

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Walker ...

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

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About Aroostook County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Aroostook County: www.aroostook.me.us/

The official website for State of Maine: https://www.maine.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Maine's counties, including Aroostook, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Walker - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Walker) 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 Walker. 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 WalkerOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Walker. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.6075, Longitude: -68.2437    
<4>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.
<5>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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