Walkersville, Maryland Population 2020

6,465

Walkersville is a city located in Maryland. With a 2020 population of 6,465, it is the 33rd largest city in Maryland and the 4121st largest city in the United States. Walkersville is currently growing at a rate of 1.44% annually and its population has increased by 11.47% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,800 in 2010. Spanning over 5 miles, Walkersville has a population density of 1,357 people per square mile.

The average household income in Walkersville is $105,448 with a poverty rate of 7.66%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,356 per month, and the median house value is $284,800. The median age in Walkersville is 39.6 years, 37.6 years for males, and 40.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 86.5 males.

Walkersville Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Walkersville was:

  • White: 89.58%
  • Black or African American: 4.63%
  • Asian: 3.79%
  • Two or more races: 1.71%
  • Native American: 0.30%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Walkersville, Maryland is 6,465, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,281.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,800.

Walkersville, Maryland Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,46089.58%
Black or African American2824.63%
Asian2313.79%
Two or More Races1041.71%
American Indian and Alaska Native180.30%

Walkersville Population Pyramid 2020

Walkersville Median Age

39.6


Total

37.6


Male

40.8


Female

Walkersville Adults

There are 4,687 adults, (1,067 of whom are seniors) in Walkersville.

Walkersville Age Dependency

68.4

Age Dependency Ratio

29.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Walkersville Sex Ratio

Female

3,268

53.62%

Male

2,827

46.38%

Walkersville Households and Families

Walkersville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Walkersville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married86.6%13.4%
All82.1%17.9%
Female81.6%18.4%
Non Family66.4%33.6%

82.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2432.6782.1
Married1,2803.2286.6
Non Family5181.1366.4
Female2992.5981.6
Male1463.53100

3.06

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Walkersville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade902.13%
9th to 12th Grade4119.73%
High School Graduate95722.66%
Some College1,01323.98%
Associates Degree3317.84%
Bachelors Degree76718.16%
Graduate Degree65515.51%

Walkersville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,6023,2831,282
Hispanic2721206
Black17816943
Asian14812773
Multiple Races181818
Native American66

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 multiple races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$58,660$62,115$48,333
Less Than High School$48,164$49,883$2,500
High School Grad$42,561$50,924$38,792
Some College$58,254$59,840$45,987
Bachelors Degree$67,639$100,341$50,543
Graduate Degree$90,161$96,875$79,833

$58,660

Average Earnings

$62,115

Average Male

$48,333

Average Female

Walkersville Language

Walkersville Language by Age

Walkersville Language

89.56% of Walkersville residents speak only English, while 10.44% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.38% of the population.

Walkersville Poverty

Walkersville Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,9562585.21%
Hispanic40810625.98%
Black2788329.86%
Native181266.67%

7.66%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.79%

Male Poverty Rate

8.41%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Walkersville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Walkersville is Native, with 66.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Walkersville is White, with 5.21% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.74%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.12%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.66%
High School10.41%
Some College8.74%
Bachelors or Greater0.57%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed32.93%
Female Unemployed25.86%
Female Employed4.10%
Male Employed1.26%

Walkersville Income

Walkersville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$84,824$105,448
Families$105,483$120,892
Married Families$120,536-
Non Families$43,256$52,304

Walkersville Marital Status

Walkersville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.1%

Male Marriage Rate

49.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Walkersville Married by Age and Sex

Walkersville Marriage

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

Walkersville Marital Status by Race

Walkersville Veterans

424

Number of Veterans

373

Male Veterans

51

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War134
Second Gulf War124
Vietnam108
Korea16
World War II15
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54170
65 to 74106
75+67
55 to 6458
18 to 3423
Name Veterans % of Total
White3788.92%
Black4622.01%

$Walkersville Veterans by Education

1.94%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Walkersville Employment Status

66.7%

Labor Force Participation

63.4%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Walkersville Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

54.86%

Born in Maryland

92.90%

Native Born

7.10%

Foreign Born

2.99%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.90% of Walkersville residents were born in the United States, with 54.86% having been born in Maryland. 2.99% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20206,465921.44%
20196,373921.46%
20186,2811282.08%
20176,153921.52%
20166,061570.95%
20156,004220.37%
20145,982-14-0.23%
20135,99630.05%
20125,993520.88%
20115,9411041.78%
20105,8376451.18%
20005,1921,0472.28%
19904,1450.00%