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Welcome to Wallula ...

Wallula is located in Walla Walla County<1>.

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

The pronunciation of Wallula: wuh-LOO-luh<3>

Wallula is 420 feet [128 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Wallula lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Wallula lies within the (509) area code.

Communities Also Named Wallula ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Wallula - it's located in Kansas.

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

Communities near Wallula ...

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

  • Kennewick [Benton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kennewick
    • Kennewick [Benton County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Wallula
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 84,515 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kennewick
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kennewick<6>
  • Pasco [Franklin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pasco
    • Pasco [Franklin County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Wallula
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 77,095 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pasco
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pasco<6>
  • Finley [Benton County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Finley
    • Finley [Benton County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Wallula
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Finley have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Finley
  • Burbank [Walla Walla County]
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    • Ainsworth Junction [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ainsworth Junction
      • Ainsworth Junction [Franklin County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Wallula
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ainsworth Junction have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ainsworth Junction
    • Highland [Benton County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Highland
      • Highland [Benton County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Wallula
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Highland have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Highland
    • Touchet [Walla Walla County]
    • Lowden [Walla Walla County]
    • West Pasco [Franklin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for West Pasco
      • West Pasco [Franklin County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Wallula
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for West Pasco have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on West Pasco
    • Cold Springs [Umatilla County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cold Springs
      • Cold Springs [Umatilla County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the southwest of Wallula
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cold Springs

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Wallula ...

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

Adding Wallula to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Wallula 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 Wallula was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

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

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About Walla Walla County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Walla Walla County: www.co.walla-walla.wa.us/

The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including Walla Walla, 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 pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Wallula. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Wallula - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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- Wallula) 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 Wallula. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from WallulaOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Wallula. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 46.0854, Longitude: -118.9053       In this case, the coordinates for Wallula have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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