Walker is a city located in Cass County Minnesota. It is also the county seat of Cass County. With a 2020 population of 970, it is the 363rd largest city in Minnesota and the 15059th largest city in the United States. Walker is currently growing at a rate of 0.21% annually and its population has increased by 0.41% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 966 in 2020. Spanning over 3 miles, Walker has a population density of 380 people per square mile.
The average household income in Walker is $51,496 with a poverty rate of 26.34%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $675 per month, and the median house value is $163,000. The median age in Walker is 43.8 years, 43.8 years for males, and 43.9 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 black people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 47.62%.
96.54% of Walker residents speak only English, while 3.46% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.39% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Walker is Multiple, with 56.58% 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 5.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 40.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.06%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Walker
95.62% of Walker residents were born in the United States, with 69.21% having been born in Minnesota. 1.12% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.