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Welcome to Walkertown ...

Walkertown is located in Harnett County<1>.

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

Walkertown is 200 feet [61 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Walkertown: (910)

Communities Also Named Walkertown ...

While we believe that this Walkertown is located in Harnett County, we know of another 3 North Carolina communities named Walkertown. Those communities are located in the following counties: Buncombe, Forsyth and Rowan County.

Beyond North Carolina, there are 11 communities that are also named Walkertown - they are located in Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Pennsylvania (2) and Tennessee (2).

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

Communities near Walkertown ...

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

  • Fayetteville [Cumberland County]
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    • Fayetteville [Cumberland County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southwest of Walkertown
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 211,705 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fayetteville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fayetteville
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fayetteville<5>
  • Spring Lake [Cumberland County]
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    • Spring Lake [Cumberland County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Walkertown
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,980 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Spring Lake have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Lake
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spring Lake<5>
  • Dunn [Harnett County]
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    • Dunn [Harnett County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Walkertown
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,684 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dunn
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dunn<5>
  • Angier [Harnett County]
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    • Angier [Harnett County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the north of Walkertown
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,494 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Angier
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Angier<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Erwin [Harnett County]
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      • Erwin [Harnett County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the east of Walkertown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,202 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Erwin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Erwin<5>
    • Benson [Johnston County]
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      • Benson [Johnston County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Walkertown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,024 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Benson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Benson<5>
    • Eastover [Cumberland County]
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      • Eastover [Cumberland County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Walkertown
      • Estimated population in 2015: 3,677 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Eastover
    • Lillington [Harnett County]
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      • Lillington [Harnett County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Walkertown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,634 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lillington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lillington<5>
    • Coats [Harnett County]
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      • Coats [Harnett County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Walkertown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,520 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Coats
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Coats<5>
    • Broadway [Lee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Broadway
      • Broadway [Lee County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Walkertown
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,295 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Broadway
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Broadway<5>

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

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Walkertown.

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

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.

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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 Harnett County: www.harnett.org/

The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of North Carolina's counties, including Harnett, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Walkertown - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Walkertown) 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 Walkertown. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WalkertownOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Walkertown. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.2857, Longitude: -78.8136       In this case, the coordinates for Walkertown have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<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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