|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Walkerton is 2,088. Walkerton, Indiana is the 7,448th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Walkerton was in 2000, when its population was 2,275. In 2000, Walkerton was the 6,860th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 7,448th largest city in the US. Walkerton is currently 8.2% smaller than it was in 2000.
Walkerton has shrunk 8.2% since the year 2000. Walkerton, Indiana's growth is below average. 73% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|7443||New Llano, Louisiana||2,091||-13.2%|
|7444||New Wilmington, Pennsylvania||2,091||-14.6%|
|7446||Port Allegany, Pennsylvania||2,090||-10.9%|
|7449||Weatherby Lake, Missouri||2,088||11.4%|
|7452||Ninety Six, South Carolina||2,083||7.8%|
|7454||Canajoharie, New York||2,082||-7.7%|
The total voting age population of Walkerton, Indiana, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,557. The voting age population is 50.4% male and 49.6% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.5% of the residents of Walkerton are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Walkerton are 98.2% White, 1.1% Other, 0.3% Two or more races, 0.2% American Indian and 0.2% Asian. Additionally, 1.8% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Walkerton, 6.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 5.8%. On a per-household basis, 5.2% of families are below the poverty line in Walkerton.
Among those aged 16 and older, 66.4% of Walkerton residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 90.1% of Walkerton residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 14.5% have a bachelor's degree and 5.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Walkerton residents aged 5 and older, 1.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.8% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Walkerton is 4.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Walkerton, 12.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Walkerton is $49,318.
In Walkerton, 72.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 27.9% of housing units in Walkerton.
Of all the housing units in Walkerton, 31.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Walkerton, 10.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Walkerton is $704.
In Walkerton, 69.9% of households have an active broadband internet connection.