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Walton, West Virginia
Welcome to Walton ...
The location of Walton has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Walton is 710 feet [216 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Walton lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Telephone area codes for Walton: (304) & (681)<4>
Communities Also Named Walton ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two West Virginia communities named Walton: This one is located in Roane County and the other is located in Cabell County.
Beyond West Virginia, there are 30 communities that are also named Walton - they are located in Florida, Illinois, Indiana (2), Kansas (3), Kentucky, Michigan, Mississippi (2), Nebraska, New York, Nova Scotia, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (3), South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (4), Utah and Virginia (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Walton.
Communities near Walton ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Walton.
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 Walton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Walton.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Walton. 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 Walton.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Walton. See our Newspapers Page for Walton.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Walton ...
Looking for more information about Walton? 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 Walton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Walton.
Adding Walton to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Walton 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 Walton was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Walton on a map titled Rand McNally Map of West Virginia (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Walton on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 27 Apr 2022