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Walnut, West Virginia
(Calhoun County)

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The location of Walnut

Welcome to Walnut ...

Walnut is located in Calhoun County.

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

Walnut is 850 feet [259 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Walnut: (304) & (681)<3>

Communities near Walnut ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Arnoldsburg   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Clay   [Map]   456   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Clem   [Map]   ---   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Gassaway   [Map]   873   E   15 miles [24.1 km]
Grantsville   [Map]   531   N   16 miles [25.7 km]
Harrison   [Map]   ---   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Walnut.

Communities Also Named Walnut ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two West Virginia communities named Walnut: This one is located in Calhoun County and the other is located in Pocahontas County.

Beyond West Virginia, there are 25 communities that are also named Walnut - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas, California, Georgia, Illinois (2), Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (2), Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi (2), Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario, Pennsylvania (2) and Texas.

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

See 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 Walnut. 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 Walnut. 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 Walnut.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Walnut ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for West Virginia

About Calhoun County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of West Virginia:

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

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<3>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).

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<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Walnut) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Walnut. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.6890, Longitude: -81.0576     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Walnut have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Walnut.

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