|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Walters is 2,390. Walters, Oklahoma is the 6,980th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Walters was in 2000, when its population was 2,660. In 2000, Walters was the 6,274th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 6,980th largest city in the US. Walters is currently 10.2% smaller than it was in 2000.
Walters has shrunk 10.1% since the year 2000. Walters, Oklahoma's growth is below average. 74% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|6975||Gold Bar, Washington||2,395||15.8%|
|6976||St. Paul, Nebraska||2,394||7.7%|
|6977||Stanley, North Dakota||2,392||87.9%|
|6981||Winfield, West Virginia||2,390||25.3%|
|6983||Park Falls, Wisconsin||2,387||-14.1%|
|6984||South Congaree, South Carolina||2,387||4.2%|
|6986||Holiday Island, Arkansas||2,383|
The total voting age population of Walters, Oklahoma, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 1,974. The voting age population is 47.6% male and 52.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.5% of the residents of Walters are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Walters are 72.4% White, 14.4% American Indian, 10.9% Two or more races, 1.4% Other and 0.9% Black. Additionally, 10.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Walters, 20.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 27.1%. On a per-household basis, 19.5% of families are below the poverty line in Walters.
Among those aged 16 and older, 55.7% of Walters residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 84.1% of Walters residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 14.8% have a bachelor's degree and 5.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Walters residents aged 5 and older, 2.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 1.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.3% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Walters is 8.8%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Walters, 23.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Walters is $42,609.
In Walters, 66.5% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 33.5% of housing units in Walters.
Of all the housing units in Walters, 18.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Walters, 8.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 110 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Walters is $557.
In Walters, 73.7% of households have an active broadband internet connection.