Statewide Claims to Fame

Walker is 11th in Louisiana out of 107 other cities in Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino

Walker is 12th in Louisiana out of 107 other cities in Race - White

Walker is 14th in Louisiana out of 107 other cities in People per household

Walker is 17th in Louisiana out of 107 other cities in Income per household

Walker is 18th in Louisiana out of 61 other cities in Retail sales per capita

Walker is 20th in Louisiana out of 106 other cities in Home median value

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Walker Rank Louisiana US
Current population (2012) 6,166 55th 4,601,893 313,914,040
Size in square miles 6.2 62nd 43,203.9 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 984.9 83rd 104.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Walker Rank Louisiana US
Residents younger than 5 6.9% 76th 6.8% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 27.2% 29th 24.3% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 10.7% 78th 12.9% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Walker Rank Louisiana US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 88.3% 22nd 81.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 18.6% 49th 21.1% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Walker Rank Louisiana US
Race - White 85.2% 12th 63.7% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 10.8% 89th 32.4% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.3% 79th 0.7% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.7% 69th 1.7% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 71st 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.4% 64th 1.4% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 2.9% 66th 4.5% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 84.1% 11th 59.9% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Walker Rank Louisiana US
Female residents 51.7% 56th 51.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 0.0% 106th 3.7% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Walker Rank Louisiana US
Housing units 2,437 94th 1,978,848 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 10.0% 79th 18.1% 25.9%
Households 2,085 96th 1,675,097 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 76.9% 27th 67.9% 66.1%
Home median value $169,000 20th $135,400 $186,200
People per household 2.9 14th 2.6 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Walker Rank Louisiana US
Income per capita $23,926 36th $23,853 $27,915
Income per household $61,967 17th $44,086 $52,762
Income below poverty line 10.5% 87th 18.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Walker Rank Louisiana US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 811 59th 375,808 27,092,908
Retail sales $156,529 46th $56,543,203 $3,917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $25,736 18th $12,921 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $14,232 48th $9,729,869 $613,795,732

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