|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Walker is 6,413. Walker, Louisiana is the 4,171st largest city in the US.
Walker is located entirely in Livingston Parish.
The current population of Walker (6,413) is it's peak population.
Walker has grown 32.3% since the 2000. Walker, Louisiana is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 72% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Walker has a population density of 984.9 people per square mile.
|4165||Lake Mills, Wisconsin||6,433||32.1%|
|4167||Mount Vernon, Indiana||6,426||-14.2%|
|4170||High Springs, Florida||6,415||54.9%|
|4174||New Haven, Michigan||6,405||104.5%|
The total voting age population of Walker, Louisiana, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 4,260. The voting age population is 44.8% male and 55.2% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.4% of the residents of Walker are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Walker are 83.4% White, 12.2% Black, 3.7% Asian, 0.4% Other and 0.3% Two or more races. Additionally, 6.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Walker, 11.0% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 10.7%. On a per-household basis, 6.2% of families are below the poverty line in Walker.
Among those aged 16 and older, 61.7% of Walker residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 87.2% of Walker residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 20.9% have a bachelor's degree and 5.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Walker residents aged 5 and older, 7.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 5.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.7% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Walker is 5.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Walker, 15.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Walker is $60,485.
In Walker, 78.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 21.6% of housing units in Walker.
Of all the housing units in Walker, 2.5% of them were build before 1940.
In Walker, 40.8% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,100 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Walker is $809.
In Walker, 77.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.