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Welcome to Walkerville ...

The village of Walkerville is located in Oceana County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Walkerville has a population of 264 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Walkerville is 870 feet [265 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Walkerville: (231)

The ZIP code for Walkerville: 49459<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Walkerville had an population of 264 people. This is an increase of 6.88% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.94% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Walkerville had a population of 247 people. This makes Walkerville the county's 7th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 247 people, the population of Walkerville decreased 2.76% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 254 people).

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

Communities Also Named Walkerville ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Walkerville - they are located in Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Montana, Nova Scotia and Ontario.

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

Communities near Walkerville ...

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

  • Fremont [Newaygo County]
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    • Fremont [Newaygo County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the southeast of Walkerville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,102 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fremont have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Former name for Fremont:
    • Fremont Center
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fremont
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fremont<7>
  • Hart [Oceana County]
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    • Hart [Oceana County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Walkerville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,089 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hart have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hart
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hart<7>
  • Shelby [Oceana County]
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    • Shelby [Oceana County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Walkerville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,043 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Shelby<7>
  • Scottville [Mason County]
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    • Scottville [Mason County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Walkerville
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,209 people
    • Scottville has also been known as:
    • Mason Center
    • Sweetland
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Scottville<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Hesperia [Oceana County]
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      • Hesperia [Oceana County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the southeast of Walkerville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 936 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hesperia have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hesperia
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hesperia<7>
    • Baldwin [Lake County]
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      • Baldwin [Lake County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Walkerville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 914 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Baldwin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Baldwin<7>
    • Pentwater [Oceana County]
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      • Pentwater [Oceana County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Walkerville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 858 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pentwater
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pentwater<7>
    • Rothbury [Oceana County]
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      • Rothbury [Oceana County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Walkerville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 456 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rothbury have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rothbury
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rothbury<7>
    • New Era [Oceana County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Era
      • New Era [Oceana County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the southwest of Walkerville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 440 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Era have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Era
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for New Era<7>
    • Custer [Mason County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Custer
      • Custer [Mason County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the north of Walkerville
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 284 people
      • Former names for Custer:
      • Black Creek
      • Ferryville
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Custer
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Custer<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 Walkerville. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Walkerville.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Walkerville ...

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

Adding Walkerville to Our Gazetteer ...

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

We also found Walkerville on a map titled Shell Oil Road Map for Michigan (1956).

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

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About Oceana County

About Michigan

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

The official website for Oceana County: www.oceana.mi.us/

The official website for State of Michigan: https://www.michigan.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Michigan's counties, including Oceana, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Walkerville.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Walkerville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 village (such as Walkerville). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Walkerville or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>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 from Point A (ie- Walkerville) 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 Walkerville. 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 WalkervilleOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Walkerville. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 43.7142, Longitude: -86.1218    
<6>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.
<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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