Walker is a city located in Livingston Parish Louisiana. With a 2020 population of 6,422, it is the 90th largest city in Louisiana and the 5638th largest city in the United States. Walker is currently growing at a rate of 0.38% annually and its population has increased by 0.75% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,374 in 2020. Spanning over 7 miles, Walker has a population density of 975 people per square mile.
The average household income in Walker is $74,380 with a poverty rate of 8.87%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Walker is 36.7 years, 32.4 years for males, and 37.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Walkerwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 71.03%.
91.96% of Walker residents speak only English, while 8.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.49% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Walker is Black, with 50.06% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Walker is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.10%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.86%.
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The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
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92.88% of Walker residents were born in the United States, with 76.49% having been born in Louisiana. 2.93% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.