Walled Lake, Michigan Population 2020

7,158

Walled Lake is a city located in Michigan. With a 2020 population of 7,158, it is the 125th largest city in Michigan and the 3900th largest city in the United States. Walled Lake is currently declining at a rate of -0.08% annually but its population has increased by 2.27% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,999 in 2010. Walled Lake reached it's highest population of 7,219 in 2014. Spanning over 2 miles, Walled Lake has a population density of 3,241 people per square mile.

The average household income in Walled Lake is $63,242 with a poverty rate of 8.43%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,013 per month, and the median house value is $141,800. The median age in Walled Lake is 42.1 years, 40.5 years for males, and 43.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.8 males.

Walled Lake Demographics

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

  • White: 83.53%
  • Black or African American: 8.51%
  • Two or more races: 3.88%
  • Asian: 3.21%
  • Native American: 0.75%
  • Other race: 0.13%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Walled Lake, Michigan is 7,158, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,170.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,999.

Walled Lake, Michigan Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,00883.53%
Black or African American6128.51%
Two or More Races2793.88%
Asian2313.21%
American Indian and Alaska Native540.75%
Some Other Race90.13%

Walled Lake Population Pyramid 2020

Walled Lake Median Age

42.1


Total

40.5


Male

43.7


Female

Walled Lake Adults

There are 5,924 adults, (1,003 of whom are seniors) in Walled Lake.

Walled Lake Age Dependency

46.2

Age Dependency Ratio

20.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Walled Lake Sex Ratio

Female

3,655

50.81%

Male

3,538

49.19%

Walled Lake Households and Families

Walled Lake Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Walled Lake Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married66.4%33.6%
All54.6%45.4%
Non Family52.7%47.3%
Female45%55%
Male29.4%70.6%

54.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,5542.0254.6
Non Family1,8261.1852.7
Married1,0932.9566.4
Female4242.7945
Male2112.9929.4

2.84

Average Family Size

2.02

Average Household Size

8.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Walled Lake Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade551.02%
9th to 12th Grade4358.04%
High School Graduate1,34124.78%
Some College1,40625.98%
Associates Degree5149.50%
Bachelors Degree1,02919.01%
Graduate Degree63211.68%

Walled Lake Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,5884,1581,339
Black35534397
Hispanic17214449
Asian166146113
Multiple Races12412465
Native American404010

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 68.07%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,605$48,199$31,621
Less Than High School$19,583$$19,583
High School Grad$31,905$35,761$30,313
Some College$41,186$49,549$30,625
Bachelors Degree$53,750$72,981$29,472
Graduate Degree$73,276$78,162$72,888

$40,605

Average Earnings

$48,199

Average Male

$31,621

Average Female

Walled Lake Language

Walled Lake Language by Age

Walled Lake Language

84.96% of Walled Lake residents speak only English, while 15.04% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 8.02% of the population.

Walled Lake Poverty

Walled Lake Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,7555249.11%
Black612457.35%
Multiple2793412.19%

8.43%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.84%

Male Poverty Rate

8.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Walled Lake

The race most likely to be in poverty in Walled Lake is Multiple, with 12.19% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Walled Lake is Black, with 7.35% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.96%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.48%.

Name Poverty
High School13.94%
Less Than High School13.47%
Some College6.41%
Bachelors or Greater6.08%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed39.86%
Male Unemployed29.70%
Male Employed4.90%
Female Employed2.75%

Walled Lake Income

Walled Lake Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,847$63,242
Families$65,686$75,357
Married Families$80,288-
Non Families$34,464$50,213

Walled Lake Marital Status

Walled Lake Marital Status

Marriage Rates

36.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.0%

Male Marriage Rate

35.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Walled Lake Married by Age and Sex

Walled Lake 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.

Walled Lake Marital Status by Race

Walled Lake Veterans

346

Number of Veterans

346

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam123
First Gulf War58
World War II33
Second Gulf War20
Korea
Age Group Veterans
55 to 64113
65 to 7491
35 to 5470
75+52
18 to 3420
Name Veterans % of Total
White2735.39%
Black468.63%
2 or More2721.77%

$Walled Lake Veterans by Education

4.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Walled Lake Employment Status

71.5%

Labor Force Participation

67.5%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Walled Lake 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

70.69%

Born in Michigan

86.11%

Native Born

13.89%

Foreign Born

4.46%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

86.11% of Walled Lake residents were born in the United States, with 70.69% having been born in Michigan. 4.46% 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
20207,158-6-0.08%
20197,164-6-0.08%
20187,170-20-0.28%
20177,190-6-0.08%
20167,19620.03%
20157,194-25-0.35%
20147,219160.22%
20137,203430.60%
20127,160530.75%
20117,107440.62%
20107,0633500.51%
20006,7134350.67%
19906,2781,5302.83%
19804,7489892.36%
19703,7592090.57%
19603,5500.00%