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The location of Walton









Welcome to Walton ...

Walton is located in Roane County.

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

Walton is 710 feet [216 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Area codes for Walton: (304) and (681)<3>

Communities near Walton ...

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 as if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Population
DirDistance
Aarons   [Map]   ---   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Cicerone   [Map]   ---   W   5 miles [8 km]
Clendenin   [Map]   1,142   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Elkview   [Map]   ---   S   14 miles [22.5 km]
Flint Town   [Map]   ---   NW   9 miles [14.5 km]
Kentuck   [Map]   ---   W   10 miles [16.1 km]

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

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.

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 Walton. 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 Walton. 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 Walton.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in West Virginia

About Roane County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of West Virginia: https://www.wv.gov/

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 Walton - 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Walton) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Walton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.6390, Longitude: -81.4021     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Walton 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 Walton.

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