Walnut Creek, North Carolina Population 2020

856

Walnut Creek is a city located in North Carolina. With a 2020 population of 856, it is the 349th largest city in North Carolina and the 10968th largest city in the United States. Walnut Creek is currently declining at a rate of -0.35% annually but its population has increased by 2.51% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 835 in 2010. Walnut Creek reached it's highest population of 865 in 2015. Spanning over 2 miles, Walnut Creek has a population density of 403 people per square mile.

The average household income in Walnut Creek is $186,876 with a poverty rate of 0.27%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $935 per month, and the median house value is $373,900. The median age in Walnut Creek is 46.8 years, 46.4 years for males, and 48 years for females. For every 100 females there are 105.5 males.

Walnut Creek Demographics

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

  • White: 92.39%
  • Black or African American: 3.36%
  • Two or more races: 3.36%
  • Asian: 0.88%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Walnut Creek, North Carolina is 856, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 862.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 835.

Walnut Creek, North Carolina Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,04492.39%
Two or More Races383.36%
Black or African American383.36%
Asian100.88%

Walnut Creek Population Pyramid 2020

Walnut Creek Median Age

46.8


Total

46.4


Male

48


Female

Walnut Creek Adults

There are 904 adults, (241 of whom are seniors) in Walnut Creek.

Walnut Creek Age Dependency

70.4

Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Walnut Creek Sex Ratio

Female

550

48.67%

Male

580

51.33%

Walnut Creek Households and Families

Walnut Creek Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Walnut Creek Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married96.2%3.8%
All85.9%14.1%
Non Family73.6%26.4%
Female38.8%61.2%

85.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4602.4685.9
Married3132.8396.2
Non Family87073.6
Female492.5338.8
Male113.09100

2.73

Average Family Size

2.46

Average Household Size

4.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Walnut Creek Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade20.24%
9th to 12th Grade80.94%
High School Graduate9511.20%
Some College11613.68%
Associates Degree809.43%
Bachelors Degree28533.61%
Graduate Degree26230.90%

Walnut Creek Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White764760517
Black322912
Hispanic28286
Multiple Races16135
Asian887

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 87.50%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$64,792$82,917$49,412
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$64,444$74,844$53,750
Some College$37,361$50,563$35,556
Bachelors Degree$96,250$101,667$66,250
Graduate Degree$119,375$121,250$

$64,792

Average Earnings

$82,917

Average Male

$49,412

Average Female

Walnut Creek Language

Walnut Creek Language by Age

Walnut Creek Language

92.48% of Walnut Creek residents speak only English, while 7.52% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.20% of the population.

Walnut Creek Poverty

Walnut Creek Poverty by Race

0.27%

Overall Poverty Rate

0.00%

Male Poverty Rate

0.55%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Walnut Creek

The race most likely to be in poverty in Walnut Creek is Multiple, with 7.89% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Walnut Creek is Multiple, with 7.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 0.74%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.00%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%
High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Walnut Creek Income

Walnut Creek Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$125,694$186,876
Families$138,011$205,156
Married Families$142,083-
Non Families$51,563$93,541

Walnut Creek Marital Status

Walnut Creek Marital Status

Marriage Rates

66.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

69.9%

Male Marriage Rate

63.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Walnut Creek Married by Age and Sex

Walnut Creek 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.

Walnut Creek Marital Status by Race

Walnut Creek Veterans

114

Number of Veterans

94

Male Veterans

20

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War56
Vietnam38
Second Gulf War30
World War II9
Korea8
Age Group Veterans
55 to 6437
65 to 7428
75+26
35 to 5419
18 to 344
Name Veterans % of Total
White10412.87%
Black616.67%
2 or More425.00%

$Walnut Creek Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.56%

Veteran Disability Rate

Walnut Creek Employment Status

57%

Labor Force Participation

51%

Employment Rate

4.3%

Unemployment Rate

Walnut Creek 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

56.99%

Born in North Carolina

95.40%

Native Born

4.60%

Foreign Born

0.71%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.40% of Walnut Creek residents were born in the United States, with 56.99% having been born in North Carolina. 0.71% 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
2020856-3-0.35%
2019859-3-0.35%
201886210.12%
2017861-3-0.35%
2016864-1-0.12%
201586510.12%
201486410.12%
201386320.23%
201286150.58%
201185650.59%
20108510.00%