Walker, Michigan Population 2022

25,452
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Walker is a city located in Michigan. Walker has a 2020 population of 25,452. Walker is currently growing at a rate of 0.63% annually and its population has increased by 1.27% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 25,132 in 2010.

The average household income in Walker is $75,074 with a poverty rate of 6.92%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $867 per month, and the median house value is $201,300. The median age in Walker is 35.4 years, 35.3 years for males, and 35.4 years for females.

Walker Demographics

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

  • White: 88.39%
  • Two or more races: 4.05%
  • Asian: 3.89%
  • Black or African American: 2.43%
  • Other race: 1.20%
  • Native American: 0.04%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Walker, Michigan is 25,452 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 25,132.

Walker, Michigan Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White22,03688.39%
Black or African American6052.43%
American Indian and Alaska Native90.04%
Asian9703.89%
Some Other Race3001.20%
Two or More Races1,0104.05%
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Walker Population by Race

Walker Population Pyramid 2022

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Walker Median Age

37.2


Total

37.8


Male

36.7


Female

Walker Adults

There are 19,497 adults, (4,240 of whom are seniors) in Walker.

Walker Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

27.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Walker Sex Ratio

Female

13,435

53.89%

Male

11,495

46.11%

Walker Population by Age

Walker Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Walker Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.4%16.6%
Male72.5%27.5%
All61.4%38.6%
Female51.7%48.3%
Non Family31.4%68.6%

61.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Walker Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,1692.4261.4
Married5,2753.0783.4
Male3313.372.5
Female8453.4251.7
Non Family3,7181.2131.4

3.01

Average Family Size

2.42

Average Household Size

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Walker Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2561.47%
9th to 12th Grade7154.11%
High School Graduate4,73927.24%
Some College4,27224.55%
Associates Degree1,81610.44%
Bachelors Degree3,81721.94%
Graduate Degree1,78410.25%
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Walker Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Walker Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian690515300
2+ Races347330125
White15,48514,7285,012
Hispanic561541128
Black38538286
Other Race25025041
Native American99

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 43.48%.

Walker Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,276$47,695$35,652
Less Than 9th Grade$40,758$50,158$40,236
High School Graduate$31,843$40,493$23,879
Some College$37,712$46,900$33,841
Bachelors Degree$47,310$51,596$42,378
Graduate Degree$61,011$75,169$56,612

$41,276

Average Earnings

$47,695

Average Male

$35,652

Average Female

Walker Earnings by Educational Attainment

Walker Language by Age

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Walker Language

94.02% of Walker residents speak only English, while 5.98% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.97% of the population.

Walker Language

Walker Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native99100.00%
Black57912621.76%
Asian97013313.71%
Hispanic886576.43%
White21,4131,3356.23%
Other57NaN%
Multiple1,010504.95%

6.92%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.04%

Male Poverty Rate

6.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Walker

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Walker is Multiple, with 4.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.74%.

Walker Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade8.96%
High School6.16%
Some College7.29%
Bachelors or Greater2.37%

Walker Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.77%
Male Unemployed18.28%
Female Employed4.31%
Female Unemployed24.06%

Walker Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Walker Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$63,878$76,549
Families$82,948$94,140
Married Families$89,104-
Non Families$34,701$41,520
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Income by Household Type

Walker Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

53.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.1%

Male Marriage Rate

49.6%

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 Over 65, 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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1,881

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War359
First Gulf War213
Vietnam581
Korea101
World War II14

Walker Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34237
35 to 54371
55 to 64301
65 to 74473
75+499

Walker Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1,86810.66%
Black132.90%

Walker Veterans by Race

Walker Veterans by Education

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4.29%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Walker Veterans by Education

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69.9%

Labor Force Participation

67.9%

Employment Rate

2.8%

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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83.66%

Born in Walker

94.80%

Native Born

5.20%

Foreign Born

3.15%

Non Citizen

2.05%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.80% of Walker residents were born in the United States, with 83.66% having been born in Michigan. 3.15% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Walker Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
19608,5000.00%
197011,4922,9923.06%
198015,0883,5962.76%
199017,2792,1911.37%
200021,8424,5632.37%
201023,5371,6950.75%
201123,6971600.68%
201223,8571600.68%
201324,0171600.67%
201424,1771600.67%
201524,3371600.66%
201624,4971600.66%
201724,6571600.65%
201824,8171600.65%
201924,9771600.64%
202025,1321550.62%
202125,2921600.64%
202225,4521600.63%

Walker Population by Year