Walkerton, Indiana Population 2020

2,263

Walkerton is a city located in Indiana. With a 2020 population of 2,263, it is the 184th largest city in Indiana and the 7158th largest city in the United States. Walkerton is currently growing at a rate of 0.09% annually and its population has increased by 5.55% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,144 in 2010. Walkerton reached it's highest population of 2,264 in 2017. Spanning over 2 miles, Walkerton has a population density of 1,192 people per square mile.

The average household income in Walkerton is $56,692 with a poverty rate of 9.74%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $675 per month, and the median house value is $100,800. The median age in Walkerton is 40.5 years, 41.1 years for males, and 40.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.3 males.

Walkerton Demographics

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

  • White: 97.10%
  • Other race: 1.74%
  • Native American: 0.49%
  • Two or more races: 0.45%
  • Asian: 0.22%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Walkerton, Indiana is 2,263, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,259.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,144.

Walkerton, Indiana Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,17597.10%
Some Other Race391.74%
American Indian and Alaska Native110.49%
Two or More Races100.45%
Asian50.22%

Walkerton Population Pyramid 2020

Walkerton Median Age

40.5


Total

41.1


Male

40.1


Female

Walkerton Adults

There are 1,664 adults, (341 of whom are seniors) in Walkerton.

Walkerton Age Dependency

69.3

Age Dependency Ratio

25.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Walkerton Sex Ratio

Female

1,159

51.74%

Male

1,081

48.26%

Walkerton Households and Families

Walkerton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Walkerton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.6%16.4%
All69.6%30.4%
Male66.7%33.3%
Non Family62.3%37.7%
Female21.1%78.9%

69.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9002.4569.6
Married4453.3883.6
Non Family334062.3
Female763.0921.1
Male452.9866.7

3.25

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Walkerton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade513.43%
9th to 12th Grade16210.89%
High School Graduate55036.99%
Some College33822.73%
Associates Degree1459.75%
Bachelors Degree1399.35%
Graduate Degree1026.86%

Walkerton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,4301,245231
Other Race2613
Hispanic1855
Native American116
Multiple Races10
Asian555

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,341$45,727$26,941
Less Than High School$24,453$30,208$
High School Grad$37,813$47,240$26,154
Some College$39,773$48,906$32,841
Bachelors Degree$41,016$42,188$33,750
Graduate Degree$44,063$$

$35,341

Average Earnings

$45,727

Average Male

$26,941

Average Female

Walkerton Language

Walkerton Language by Age

Walkerton Language

98.34% of Walkerton residents speak only English, while 1.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.83% of the population.

Walkerton Poverty

Walkerton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,1081627.69%
Other392666.67%
Native1111100.00%
Multiple1010100.00%
Hispanic48612.50%

9.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.01%

Male Poverty Rate

10.43%

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 7.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.80%.

Name Poverty
High School11.58%
Less Than High School7.81%
Some College5.81%
Bachelors or Greater5.49%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed10.00%
Female Employed6.56%
Male Employed4.51%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Walkerton Income

Walkerton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$44,839$56,692
Families$66,471$69,148
Married Families$72,042-
Non Families$24,342$34,563

Walkerton Marital Status

Walkerton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.6%

Male Marriage Rate

54.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Walkerton Married by Age and Sex

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

Walkerton Veterans

174

Number of Veterans

171

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam71
First Gulf War19
Second Gulf War18
World War II7
Korea3

$Walkerton Veterans by Education

10.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.77%

Veteran Disability Rate

Walkerton Employment Status

66.3%

Labor Force Participation

59%

Employment Rate

11.1%

Unemployment Rate

Walkerton 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

80.63%

Born in Indiana

98.13%

Native Born

1.88%

Foreign Born

1.38%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.13% of Walkerton residents were born in the United States, with 80.63% having been born in Indiana. 1.38% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,26320.09%
20192,26120.09%
20182,259-5-0.22%
20172,26420.09%
20162,26250.22%
20152,25730.13%
20142,25450.22%
20132,24910.04%
20122,248843.88%
20112,164200.93%
20102,1440.00%