|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Walnut is 27,830. Walnut, California is the 1,399th largest city in the US.
Walnut is located entirely in Los Angeles County.
The peak population of Walnut was in 2000, when its population was 30,075. In 2000, Walnut was the 1,063rd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,399th largest city in the US. Walnut is currently 7.5% smaller than it was in 2000.
Walnut has shrunk 7.4% since the year 2000. Walnut, California's growth is extremely below average. 88% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
Walnut has a population density of 3,244.2 people per square mile.
|1352||East Palo Alto||28,847||-3.7%|
|1394||Fort Mill, South Carolina||27,991||248.4%|
|1395||New Iberia, Louisiana||27,989||-14.0%|
|1397||Lake Jackson, Texas||27,879||1.2%|
|1398||Garden City, Kansas||27,856||-2.3%|
|1400||West Melbourne, Florida||27,830||170.8%|
The total voting age population of Walnut, California, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 21,638. The voting age population is 49.3% male and 50.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 20.4% of the residents of Walnut are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Walnut are 63.1% Asian, 20.6% White, 7.8% Other, 4.3% Black, 3.4% Two or more races, 0.5% American Indian and 0.4% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 20.2% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Walnut, 6.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 5.5%. On a per-household basis, 5.1% of families are below the poverty line in Walnut.
Among those aged 16 and older, 58.5% of Walnut residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 92.2% of Walnut residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 52.7% have a bachelor's degree and 14.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Walnut residents aged 5 and older, 65.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 11.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 51.2% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Walnut is 4.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Walnut, 16.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Walnut is $108,669.
In Walnut, 84.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 15.1% of housing units in Walnut.
Of all the housing units in Walnut, 1.1% of them were build before 1940.
In Walnut, 6.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 620 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Walnut is $2,359.
In Walnut, 95.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.