Walker, Iowa Population 2021

789
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Walker is a city located in Linn County Iowa. With a 2020 population of 789, it is the 339th largest city in Iowa and the 11335th largest city in the United States . Walker is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -0.25% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 791 in 2010. Walker reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Walker has a population density of 1,042 people per square mile.

The average household income in Walker is $79,885 with a poverty rate of 4.45%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $625 per month, and the median house value is $138,400. The median age in Walker is 38.4 years, 38.4 years for males, and 38.3 years for females.

Walker Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Walkerwas:

  • White: 99.16%
  • Two or more races: 0.84%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Walker, Iowa is 789 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 789.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 791.

Walker, Iowa Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White82499.16%
Two or More Races70.84%
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Walker Population by Race

Walker Population Pyramid $2021

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Walker Median Age

38.4


Total

38.4


Male

38.3


Female

Walker Adults

There are 607 adults, (113 of whom are seniors) in Walker.

Walker Age Dependency

68.2

Age Dependency Ratio

22.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Walker Sex Ratio

Female

432

51.99%

Male

399

48.01%

Walker Population by Age

Walker Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Walker Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female64.3%35.7%
Non Family81.7%18.3%
All92.8%7.2%
Married98.1%1.9%
Male100%0%

92.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Walker Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3052.7292.8
Married2163.2598.1
Non Family711.0381.7
Female143.2164.3
Male43100

3.19

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

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Walker Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade61.12%
9th to 12th Grade254.67%
High School Graduate21239.63%
Some College11020.56%
Associates Degree9117.01%
Bachelors Degree8716.26%
Graduate Degree40.75%
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Walker Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Walker Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.21%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 17.01%.

Walker Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$43,913$50,208$38,250
Less Than 9th Grade$48,750$63,750$
High School Graduate$47,778$51,250$38,333
Some College$39,688$45,000$35,750
Bachelors Degree$45,417$48,750$45,417
Graduate Degree$$$

$43,913

Average Earnings

$50,208

Average Male

$38,250

Average Female

Walker Earnings by Educational Attainment

Walker Language by Age

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Walker Language

97.55% of Walker residents speak only English, while 2.45% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.93% of the population.

Walker Language

Walker Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White824303.64%
Multiple77100.00%

4.45%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.51%

Male Poverty Rate

4.40%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Walker

The race most likely to be in poverty in Walker is Multiple, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Walker is White, with 3.64% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.90%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.38%.

Walker Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade12.90%
Bachelors or Greater5.49%
Some College3.98%
High School2.36%

Walker Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed3.79%
Male Employed3.59%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Walker Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Walker Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$71,705$79,885
Families$92,500$93,214
Married Families$95,313-
Non Families$27,361$31,569
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Income by Household Type

Walker Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

67.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

66.3%

Male Marriage Rate

68.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Walker Married by Age and Sex

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Walker Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Walker Marital Status by Race

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Walker Marital Status

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41

Number of Veterans

30

Male Veterans

11

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War18
Vietnam11
Second Gulf War3
World War II2
Korea

Walker Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5423
65 to 749
55 to 647
75+2
18 to 34

Walker Veterans by Age

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Walker Veterans by Race

Walker Veterans by Education

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7.32%

Veteran Poverty Rate

14.63%

Veteran Disability Rate

Walker Veterans by Education

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75.1%

Labor Force Participation

73.3%

Employment Rate

2.3%

Unemployment Rate

Walker Employment by Age

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Walker Employment by Race

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Walker Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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87.24%

Born in Walker

99.76%

Native Born

0.24%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.24%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.76% of Walker residents were born in the United States, with 87.24% having been born in Iowa. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Walker Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20217890.00%
20207890.00%
20197890.00%
2018789-4-0.50%
201779320.25%
2016791-4-0.50%
2015795-1-0.13%
20147960.00%
2013796-1-0.13%
201279730.38%
201179460.76%
20107880.00%

Walker Population by Year