|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Walker is 25,153. Walker, Michigan is the 1,552nd largest city in the US.
Walker is located entirely in Kent County.
The peak population of Walker was in 2020, when its population was 25,239. In 2020, Walker was the 1,535th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,552nd largest city in the US. Walker is currently 0.3% smaller than it was in 2020.
Walker has grown 14.1% since the 2000. Walker, Michigan's growth is about average. 45% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Walker has a population density of 943.7 people per square mile.
|1547||Norton Shores, Michigan||25,185||11.5%|
|1550||Dickinson, North Dakota||25,167||57.6%|
|1551||Newport, Rhode Island||25,156||-5.0%|
|1553||Carteret, New Jersey||25,152||20.6%|
|1558||Loma Linda, California||25,072||30.0%|
The total voting age population of Walker, Michigan, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 18,649. The voting age population is 47.0% male and 53.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.0% of the residents of Walker are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Walker are 90.2% White, 3.4% Two or more races, 2.9% Black, 2.4% Asian, 1.0% Other and 0.1% American Indian. Additionally, 4.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Walker, 7.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 9.5%. On a per-household basis, 4.2% of families are below the poverty line in Walker.
Among those aged 16 and older, 70.7% of Walker residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.9% of Walker residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 31.0% have a bachelor's degree and 9.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Walker residents aged 5 and older, 4.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.9% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.9% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Walker is 2.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Walker, 7.9% 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 $65,170.
In Walker, 61.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 38.7% of housing units in Walker.
Of all the housing units in Walker, 4.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Walker, 18.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,900 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Walker is $850.
In Walker, 86.5% of households have an active broadband internet connection.