Walkerton, Indiana Population 2021

2,244
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Walkerton is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 2,244, it is the 187th largest city in Indiana and the 7184th largest city in the United States . Walkerton is currently declining at a rate of -0.27% annually but its population has increased by 4.66% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,144 in 2010. Walkerton reached it's highest population of 2,264 in 2016. Spanning over 2 miles, Walkerton has a population density of 1,182 people per square mile.

The average household income in Walkerton is $56,975 with a poverty rate of 6.82%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $704 per month, and the median house value is $98,800. The median age in Walkerton is 37.9 years, 39.5 years for males, and 36.2 years for females.

Walkerton Demographics

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

  • White: 98.16%
  • Other race: 1.10%
  • Two or more races: 0.32%
  • Native American: 0.23%
  • Asian: 0.18%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Walkerton, Indiana is 2,244 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,262.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,144.

Walkerton, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,13498.16%
Some Other Race241.10%
Two or More Races70.32%
American Indian and Alaska Native50.23%
Asian40.18%
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Walkerton Population by Race

Walkerton Population Pyramid $2021

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Walkerton Median Age

37.9


Total

39.5


Male

36.2


Female

Walkerton Adults

There are 1,573 adults, (294 of whom are seniors) in Walkerton.

Walkerton Age Dependency

70

Age Dependency Ratio

23

Old Age Dependency Ratio

47

Child Dependency Ratio

Walkerton Sex Ratio

Female

1,117

51.38%

Male

1,057

48.62%

Walkerton Population by Age

Walkerton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Walkerton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.8%13.2%
All72.1%27.9%
Male65.7%34.3%
Non Family62.2%37.8%
Female36.7%63.3%

72.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Walkerton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8662.4972.1
Married4243.5586.8
Non Family328062.2
Female792.7336.7
Male352.9765.7

3.34

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

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Walkerton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade221.54%
9th to 12th Grade1198.32%
High School Graduate56239.27%
Some College37326.07%
Associates Degree14710.27%
Bachelors Degree1268.81%
Graduate Degree825.73%
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Walkerton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Walkerton Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,3981,264199
Other Race1212
2+ Races7
Native American55
Hispanic555
Asian444

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 100.00%.

Walkerton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,871$46,635$26,370
Less Than 9th Grade$26,750$35,833$
High School Graduate$32,880$48,250$25,625
Some College$40,484$47,763$26,905
Bachelors Degree$40,893$53,333$34,231
Graduate Degree$$$

$34,871

Average Earnings

$46,635

Average Male

$26,370

Average Female

Walkerton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Walkerton Language by Age

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Walkerton Language

98.45% of Walkerton residents speak only English, while 1.55% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.75% of the population.

Walkerton Language

Walkerton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,0751024.92%
Other2424100.00%
Hispanic40922.50%
Multiple77100.00%
Native55100.00%

6.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.87%

Male Poverty Rate

6.78%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Walkerton

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Walkerton is White, with 4.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.56%.

Walkerton Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School7.91%
Bachelors or Greater6.40%
Less Than 9th Grade5.22%
Some College4.43%

Walkerton Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed6.43%
Male Employed2.43%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Walkerton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Walkerton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,318$56,975
Families$68,382$69,907
Married Families$73,250-
Non Families$30,500$35,034
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Income by Household Type

Walkerton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.6%

Male Marriage Rate

56.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Walkerton Married by Age and Sex

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Walkerton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Walkerton Marital Status by Race

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Walkerton Marital Status

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175

Number of Veterans

166

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam68
Second Gulf War30
First Gulf War22
World War II4
Korea2

Walkerton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6465
65 to 7448
35 to 5427
18 to 3419
75+16

Walkerton Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White17011.00%
Native American5100.00%
Hispanic333.33%

Walkerton Veterans by Race

Walkerton Veterans by Education

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7.10%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Walkerton Veterans by Education

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66.4%

Labor Force Participation

63.4%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Walkerton Employment by Age

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Walkerton Employment by Race

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Walkerton 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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78.98%

Born in Walkerton

98.25%

Native Born

1.75%

Foreign Born

1.29%

Non Citizen

0.46%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.25% of Walkerton residents were born in the United States, with 78.98% having been born in Indiana. 1.29% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Walkerton Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,244-6-0.27%
20202,250-6-0.27%
20192,256-6-0.27%
20182,262-1-0.04%
20172,263-1-0.04%
20162,26470.31%
20152,25740.18%
20142,25340.18%
20132,24910.04%
20122,248833.83%
20112,165210.98%
20102,1440.00%

Walkerton Population by Year